Data Recovery from SanDisk XBOX 16GB Flash Drive

SanDisk XBOX 360 flash drive is plug and play device which has been introduced by SanDisk. It is very small and you can carry all favorite games wherever you go. It is preinstalled with convenient plug and play feature that allows you to plug your SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive directly to your computer and play games right away. You don’t need any software to enable SanDisk Xbox 360 16GB flash drive and approve by your game console. One can even transfer unlimited games that you have downloaded from internet to this small device as it has 16GB storage space which is perfect storage device for XBOX console.

However, some issues that may encounter while you are playing games on SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive makes you lose games stored upon it. It is not a problem to download games from internet, but some games are not easily available and also you might have purchased games by spending several dollars. Although it is hard to accept that you have lost important games from SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive, you will be glad to know that you can retrieve all of them with the help of prominent hard drive recovery software. Frequently occurred scenarios that results in loss or deletion of games from SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive are mentioned below:

  • Hard Drive Problem: In case something goes wrong and your computer hard drive fails to start, then you may lose data from SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive which is connected to that system
  • Improper Ejection: Removing SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive from your Windows computer without utilizing the “Eject” option facilitated in Windows Explorer or task bar could make you lose games present in it
  • Accidental Formatting: In a hurry, one may mistakenly choose SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive instead of choosing the partition that contains unneeded files. This will remove entire collections of games from it
  • Loading More Games: Saving more games on SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive might make its file system corrupt and you will be presented with error messages each time you try to play games in it

Few users transfer entire data to their computer and store them as a backup copy. However, due to interruptions, few users lose games from SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive while creating backup. However don’t feel bad!!! As suggested above, you can get back your precious files from SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive with the utilization of right hard drive recovery software.

SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive recovery application:

For better results, you can consider downloading Yodot Hard Drive Recovery software which is regarded as the powerful utility to restore data from SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive. With this software installed on your computer, you no longer have to worry about recovering saved games from XBOX 360 hard drive and external XBOX 360 devices. It is included with only few steps for faster and quicker recovery of games and other files such as MS Office files, music, photos, videos, applications, archives, databases, emails and many other data from ATA, PATA, SATA, SAS and SCSI hard drive interfaces. Other than SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive, it can restore files and folders from various brands of USB drive namely Transcend, Lexar, ADATA, Sony, Samsung, HP, Emtec, Verbatim, Toshiba, etc, In addition to flash drive, you can restore data SSD drives, RAID drives, internal hard drives, external hard drives, memory cards, iPods, Memory Sticks and other storage drives.

Instructions to restore data from SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive:

  • Connect SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive to your Windows computer and wait till it gets detected
  • Download and install Yodot Hard Drive Recovery software on system in which you have attached SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive
  • Main screen shows two options which are “Partition Recovery” and “Formatted / Reformatted Recovery”
  • Choose “Partition Recovery” option and then select logical drives
  • Upon selecting logical drives, click on “Next” option to start scanning
  • After sometime you will get a window with recoverable files
  • Choose required files; otherwise click on “Skip” to select all files by default
  • Select recoverable files using two view types which are “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • Preview recovered media files if any and at last save recovered games on a desired location of your computer hard drive or any other safe location; but make sure that you don’t save them on SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive

Important Points:

  • Never load more games in SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive and in case its memory is almost full, then transfer entire data to your computer
  • Always eject SanDisk XBOX 16GB flash drive safely by clicking on logo present in task bar or using “eject” option from Windows explorer