How to Recover documents from USB drive?

Documents are the files created by Microsoft Word processing application. These files are saved .doc extension which differ from text files since it consist of proprietary code that can be only read by a software to read the particular word file.



These documents can be represented by an icon and filename. Looking at the icon you can find what type of file it may be and name is unique for each document. Documents can store text data, clip arts, tables, images, flow charts etc to represent some information saved on it. One can easily create such documents if they have installed word processing software on their computer and share the information to others by attaching the documents to their e-mail and sending them via the internet connectivity. Business enterprises now use Microsoft word as the standard tool to create and communicate the professional information for betterment in their business. However, these documents when created have to be saved on any of the storage device so that it can be reused as and when needed. Files saved in such locations sometimes can result in loss due to different events that happens in your computer unexpectedly. In such times USB Drive recovery can help you out in regaining your crucial documents. Try this software and perform USB drive recovery of documents that were lost from it.

Some reasons for document loss from USB drive:

Here are some events mentioned that may have led to the loss of files from your flash drives when used on your system.

  1. Antivirus scanning: Today to protect system from malware attacks there is software available that can scan your device for viruses and delete them so that your files can be prevented from infections. When files get infected by these malicious threats antivirus deletes these files and cause data loss.
  2. Unintentional formatting: While working on a computer after connecting the USB drive to the computer system a user can press on format option of the USB drive in unexpected instances which leads to the deletion of a large amount of files saved on your USB drive.
  3. Power surge: Files stored on your USB drive can be accessed for any modifications and later saved. When user is busy doing some changes to the file an unexpected shutdown can happen that can delete the file that was in active mode and results in files loss. Hence your system has to be protected by a UPS to avoid such instances.

USB Drive Recovery utility is one of the efficient tools used these days that can retrieve documents of .doc and .docx format from your USB drive. Using this software, you can also know how to recover flash drive Mac operating system like Mac OS X Lion, Mac OS X Leopard and Mac OS X Snow Leopard and Windows versions such as Windows server 2003, Windows server 2008, Windows 7,Windows Vista, Windows XP. The content of the restored file can be viewed after the recovery is done with the use of Recover USB Drive software.

Using Recover USB Drive software, you can perform RAW USB drive recovery drive files and rearrange them based on its unique file attributes. This tool occupies only 50 MB memory out of the very large memory space available in your hard drive to be installed for use. With the implementation of this software, you can also know how to recover files on Lexar USB as well as from different brands of USB drive such as Samsung, Transcend, HP, etc.

Follow the steps mentioned below to recover documents from USB drive:

Step 1: Download and install the USB recovery application. From the main screen choose “Recover Files” option after connecting the pen drive to your computer.

Recover USB Drive - Main Screen

Step 2: On the next screen select either “Recover Deleted Files” or “Recover Lost Files” deciding the scenario of data loss. Select a USB drive from which you want to recover your lost or deleted files. Select the file type as document when the software prompts you.

Recover USB Drive - Select USB Drive Screen

Step 3: The scanning process gets initiated and displays the list of documents recovered. Select the required document and save it back to system.

Recover USB Drive- Save File Screen

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