How to Unformat USB Flash Drive and Restore Data Back

How to Unformat USB Flash Drive to Restore Data Back

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Oct 16, 2020 • Filed to: USB Recovery • Proven solutions


Is it Possible to Unformat a Hard Drive/USB Flash Drive/SD Card?

Accidentally formatted your USB flash drive, SD memory card, or computer hard drive? Or the file system kept asking you to format the device error like "SD card is not formatted. Do you want to format it now?" All the data files stored in the drive become formatted and inaccessible. The most important thing is you must do not save any new data on it, or your formatted data would be overwritten and cannot unformat the device. On this page, we will show you the easy way to unformat USB drive, SD memory card, and restore your data.

Solutions to Unformat USB Device with Freeware

Recoverit Data Recovery is a safe and reliable USB data recovery software. This USB drive data recovery tool can help you unformat your USB drive and get back all lost data, including pictures, videos, music, documents file, and Emails.

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Recoverit - The Best Unformat USB Drive Freeware

The Unformat Freeware program can easily recover deleted files from USB flash drive on Windows and MAC. Undeleted files from the formatted USB device, restore files after virus-infected USB, or any other data loss issue from USB flash drive.

Steps to Unformat USB Device with Recoverit Data Recovery

Download and install Recoverit Data Recovery on your computer. Connect your external USB drive to the computer and follow the next simple steps to perform USB data recovery on Windows computer.

Step 1. To unformat data from USB drive, please select "Formatted Disk Recovery" data recovery mode.

select external devices recovery mode

Step 2. Please select your formatted hard disk drive or external hard drive, then click the "Start" button to go on.

select formatted hard drive

Step 3. Recoverit unformats USB recovery will start a quick scan to search for data. If the first scan did not search out your data, you can go to scan with the "All-around Recovery" mode. It will search for more files from the USB drive and it will take more time.

scan data from USB drive

Step 4. After the scan, you can preview some recoverable files like image files. Go to select your recovered files and click "Recover" button to get your data back.

usb drive recovery

Note: When recovering files, don't save them on the original USB stick. If you save the on the USB drive you could overwrite hidden data on there or cause your data lost again.

Recoverit unformat freeware can easily help you recover data from formatted USB flash drive, it also can help you recover deleted or lost data from any external hard drive, SD memory card, camera, and other devices. Get download Recoverit Data Recovery as below and retrieve your data back.

Video Tutorial on How to Rever Data Formatted Disk


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