Restore Files from USB Stick on Mac

Many a time’s people lose a lot of their important files from USB Stick. For example you borrowed your friends USB Stick to copy one or more contents from it, when you plugged in that USB Stick to your Mac machine an error notification message popped up. Without taking note of the error message you carelessly clicked on “Ok” button, and when you opened the USB Stick you were shocked to find out that the entire files from the storage drive missing. You don’t the reason behind that USB stick file deletion? Now you are in a verge of recovering data from that USB Stick on Mac.

Events due to which files are lost from USB Stick:-

  • File Transfer Interruption: The files on USB Stick can be transferred to other drives on the computer. If something goes wrong while transfer process then there are high chances of losing your files from USB Stick
  • File System corruption: The USB Stick’s file system will get corrupted due to factors like virus intrusion, improper removal etc. due to which the USB stick become inaccessible and result in file loss
  • Format: Formatting an USB Stick storage drive intentionally or unintentionally results in complete data loss from USB stick, usually formatting is performed to free up space or to get rid of virus
  • Accidental deletion: Human mistakes like accidental deletion of file from USB Stick is one of the main reason for USB file loss

There are lots of other instances due to which files are lost from USB Stick like improper ejection of USB Stick, virus infection, power failure etc. In such situation, you need to recover USB Stick files using powerful file recovery software such as Yodot Mac File Recovery.

About the Software:

Yodot Mac File Recovery software helps you recover files from USB Stick on Mac. The software implements eminent scanning technology to recover files at a snap. The different file types like documents, excel sheets, photos, videos, audios, etc. can be recovered using the software on Mac OS X Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion. The software supports data recovery from USB Sticks of different brands like Transcend, HP, Sony, SanDisk, PNY, etc. The software has easy to navigate screens which make it a child’s play to recover files. Try the demo version to know more about features and compatibility of software practically.

Simple steps to recover files from USB Stick:

  • Connect your USB Stick to a healthy Mac computer
  • Download and install Yodot Mac File Recovery software to the connected computer
  • Open the software and stick to the main screen procedure
  • Use either of the two options to retrieve files from USB stick based on your data loss scenario
  • The software scans and displays all logical and connected drives
  • Select your USB Stick drive and proceed to scan
  • The software displays recoverable files in two views i.e. “Data Type” and “File Type” view
  • Choose the files that are to be recovered and save them to your desired destination location

Important tips:

  • Do not use cut and paste commands to transfer files as you will lose data if transfer process interrupts
  • Scan the USB drive regularly to keep away from virus and malware
  • Always safely eject USB Stick from the computer