Data Recovery from Corsair Flash Drive

Corsair flash drives??

Corsair is the leading manufacturer of external storage devices and other PC components. The most used Corsair devices are flash drives, which are available in 8 GB to 128 GB storage capacity. These devices are water proof and you will get 10 years of warranty for Corsair flash drives. One can protect Corsair flash drives from physical adventures, but it is impossible to run away from unexpected data loss due to users own mistakes and logical conflicts that occur at some point of time.

Real-time scenario!!!

Let us consider a scenario where user is in hurry to attend one official meeting, but he has to copy some files from his Corsair flash drive to system. So, he attached Corsair flash drive to Windows system, but the Corsair USB drive pop ups an error message that “Format Error: Drive need to be formatted. Format it now”. Unfortunately he enforced to format that flash drive, which erased essential files and folders required for that meeting.

If you encounter with this kind of data loss scenario, then don’t worry!!! You can get back permanently deleted data from Corsair flash drives. Usually, due to human mistakes such as abrupt removal, over usage of the Corsair flash drive on various devices will lead to this kind of error message.

The rest of causes for loss or removal of data from Corsair flash drives are as listed below:

  • Corsair flash drive can get erased permanently due to unintentional deletion of files and folders stored in it
  • Corruption of Corsair flash drive on account of harmful viruses or malware attacks makes its data inaccessible
  • Presence of RAW file system on Corsair flash drive as a result of improper removal or ejection, interruptions while transferring the data from Corsair flash drive to system, etc  will cause loss of data preserved in it
  • Mistakenly formatting the Corsair flash drive when it is connected to the PC will tends heavy data loss

You might face many such instances that results in loss or deletion of data from Corsair flash drives. In such situations, the best remedy to recover data from Corsair flash drive would be a data retrieval utility like Yodot File Recovery.

Corsair flash drive data recovery software:

Yodot File Recovery utility can be used to bring back deleted or lost data from Corsair flash drive on Windows system. It can extract each and every bit of missing data from formatted or corrupted Corsair flash drive. Along with Corsair, the application can regain data from other brands of flash drive such as SanDisk, Transcend, HP, Hitachi, Kingston and many more. This tool enables you to retrieve data from various storage devices on Windows PC running on Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 operating systems.

Steps to get back data from Corsair flash drive:

  • Download Yodot File Recovery application and install it to your Windows system
  • Then connect Corsair flash drive to that Windows PC
  • Setup the utility and monitor the main screen steps
  • In main screen you can choose “Deleted File Recovery” option and “Lost File Recovery” option
  • Select the any of the option based on data loss scenario
  • Now you will get all the drives present in the Windows computer. Next select the drive that denoted your Corsair flash drive
  • Wait for few instants until that drive get scanned entirely
  • Now the application displays missing data and to view rescued data you can shift between two options such as Data view and File type view
  • Mark the preferred files from the list and click on “Next” button
  • Finally, browse for destination location to save recovered data

Precautionary steps:

  • After data restoration process, do not save the rescued files and folders to the same location i.e Corsair flash drive
  • Regularly back up your essential files saved on Corsair pen drive to system and other external storage devices
  • Avoid detaching Corsair flash drive abruptly from host devices while accessing its data

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