Hello, I have an Xbox 360, and I purchased an HP 4 GB USB flash drive to use with it. This morning I found that my flash drive was no longer recognized by my Xbox 360. When I connected the flash drive with my computer, I got no file in it. Is there any way for me to recover data from my Xbox 360 flash drive? I need my data back urgently—many thanks.
Many reasons cause your Xbox to flash drive data loss, such as mishandling, virus attack, system error, etc. And it is possible to recover data from Xbox 360 flash drive if you follow the right instructions. The first thing you need to care about is to stop using your Xbox 360 flash drive because new data in the flash drive might overwrite the lost data. Then you can come to the Internet to look for a third-party recovery program.
Recoverit or Recoverit for Mac is a powerful tool for you to perform Xbox 360 flash drive recovery with only some simple clicks. By using it, you can quickly recover a considerable amount of file types from your Xbox 360 flash drive, including music, videos, photos, document files, etc. Currently, Recoverit data recovery software is compatible with both Windows computers and Mac.
You can download the trial version of Recoverit from below and then start the recovery.
Note: Below instructions are for Windows computer users. If you are a Mac user, please download the Recoverit for Mac, and you can follow similar steps to process the recovery. First, connect your Xbox 360 flash drive to your computer and start Lost File Recovery.
Note: Please ensure that your Xbox 360 flash drive can be recognized as a hard drive on your computer.
Step 1: To retrieve lost data from flash drive, you can select the option "External Devices Recovery" to start.
Step 2: Select your Xbox 360 flash drive and click "Start" to scan the flash drive.
Note: You can also select the "All-Around Recovery” option for more in-depth scanning, which can help you find more files.
Step 3: After the scanning, all found data will be displayed in categories or file paths. You can check whether they are what you are going to recover or not by file names. Plus, you can also preview the found image files.
In the end, you just need to select files you need and click "Recover" to save them on your computer.
Note: Please do not keep the restored files back to the flash drive after the recovery, because it might cause the recovery failure.