STEP BY STEP GUIDE TO RECOVER LOST DATA FROM FLASH OR HARD DRIVE Leave a comment

STEP BY STEP GUIDE TO RECOVER LOST DATA FROM FLASH OR HARD DRIVE
WHAT IS HARD DRIVE
Hard drive is an electro-magnetic data storage device that is used to store files in the form of images, documents, videos and music on the computer. It used magnetic storage to store and retrieve the data from the memory. We can retrieve digital data using one or more rigid rapidly rotating platters that are coated with magnetic material. We can also call it hard disk drive hard disk or hard drive. It can be used externally and internally both.

WHAT IS FLASH DRIVE
Flash drive is also known as a USB drive. It is a USB flash data storage device that includes flash memory with an integrated USB port interface that can be connected to the system using that port. It is much extensible, removable, and rewritable and much smaller in size than the ordinary data storage disk or drive. Moreover, it weighs approximately 20g.

We can recover our lost data from flash drive and hard drive in just few steps. Have a look on these steps.
RECOVER LOST DATA FORM HARD DRIVE

  1. RESTORE FROM RECYCLE BIN
    Step 1: Open recycle bin folder
    Step 2: Locate the deleted files that you need
    Step 3: Restore them

You can also use Cut and Paste option or use the drag and drop option to restore the particular files but using restore option is the best practice.

  1. RESTORE PREVIOUS VERSION
    Step 1: Move to the folder from where files were deleted
    Step 2: Right click and select “restore previous versions”
    Step 3: Select the previous versions when files were not deleted
    Step 4: Just drag and drop the files and it is there.
  2. USE DATA RECOVERY SOFTWARE
    You can use any data recovery software to restore files from hard drive. There are several software, and you can choose any one of it.
    RECOVER LOST DATA FROM FLASH DRIVE
  3. RECOVER WITHOUT SOFTWARE
    Step 1: Connect your drive to the PC
    Step 2: Press Window + R to open the dialog box
    Step 3: Type CMD and click on OK

Step 4: Type this command ATTRIB -H -R -S /S /D (name of your flash drive):.

  1. RESTORE A PREVIOUS VERSION
    Step 1: Move to the folder from where files were deleted
    Step 2: Right click and select “restore previous versions”

Step 3: Select the previous versions when files were not deleted

Step 4: Just drag and drop the files and it is there.

  1. USE DATA RECOVERY SOFTWARE
    You can use any data recovery software to restore files from flash drive. There are several software, and you can choose any one of it.
    CONCLUSION
    Hard drive and flash drive are the data storage device that can be formatted if you face any virus or problem. On the other hand, if you have accidently deleted your personal data or important files, it can also be regenerated using the above mentioned steps. You can also use open source software for restoring the data.

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