Recovering Files from Kingston Dragon 8GB Pen Drive

“I had saved all my bank account information and other important office files on my Kingston Dragon 8GB USB drive. This was supposed to be secure backup which I had maintained, but after using pen drive on my office PC; I connected it on my laptop at home and I couldn’t see even a single file in it. I remember adding 5-6 folders. Is this permanent loss or can I get back my folders from Kingston Dragon 8GB USB drive.”

Kingston has been providing data storage devices for computers, laptops and Notebooks for very long time. Its USB drives are very popular among system users as they are resourceful compared to other pen drives. Among its wide range of pen drives, Kingston Dragon 8GB USB drive is considered as highly efficient backup option. It provides high data speeds with both USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 ports and hence information can be transferred in least amount of time. At times, data from Kingston Dragon 8GB USB drive may go missing on account of improper file transfer. Mentioned below are other cases where in files from Kingston Dragon 8GB USB drive are deleted / lost:

  • Abrupt removal of Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive from Mac system while sharing files
  • Usage of Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive on system which is not installed with proper antivirus protection
  • There are instances where in data from Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive gets deleted while scanning it using anti-virus software
  • Unintentional formatting of Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive erased complete files and folders saved on it

Don’t get upset! Occurrence of above situations is a common case while using Kingston Dragon 8GB USB drive on Macintosh system. However, users can retrieve data missing or deleted from Kingston pen drive using ultimate USB flash drive recovery utility.

Kingston USB drive file recovery tool:

For recovering essential files from Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive on Mac system, make use of Yodot Mac File Recovery is the best choice. This utility can get back MS Office files, IWork suite files, compressed archives, basic media files and other documents from Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive in simple steps. As deleted or lost files are not permanently erased from Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive, they can be restored using simple options. Apart from Kingston Dragon 8GB USB drive, you can also retrieve data from Sony 16GB USB flash drive, LaCie 16GB RuggedKey USB flash drive, Transcend JetFlash 700 USB 3.0 flash drive, SanDisk Cruzer USB flash drive, Corsair USB flash drive, Verbatim USB flash drive and from other storage media that can be connected to Mac systems. Users can utilize Mac version of this utility on Mac OS X Mavericks, Lion, Mountain Lion, Leopard and Snow Leopard OS based computers.

Procedure to recover data from Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive:

  • Download and install Yodot Mac File Recovery software in your Mac machine
  • Run the program and from main select ‘Deleted File Recovery’ option or ‘Lost File Recovery’ option based on data loss scenarios
  • Once required option is clicked, from next screen select Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive
  • After file types are marked, initiate scanning of Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive
  • Upon completion of recovery process, restored files are listed in ‘Data View’ or ‘File Type View’
  • Select and save files to available storage location on your Mac computer as appropriate to user

Points to be remembered:

  • Avoid using Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive upon occurrence of data loss scenarios
  • Make sure you have completed file transfer before ejecting Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive from Mac system
  • Perform through scan of Kingston Dragon 8GB pen drive before using it on any system