Rescue Data from Flash Memory

Most of the storage components such as memory cards, USB flash drives, memory sticks and many more devices are driven by flash memory technology. With the ever-rising flash memory technology, many new features are added to these storage devices such as compactness, huge storage capacity, high data transfer rate and so on. This flash memory based compact equipments are used to store media files like images, videos, audios, animations, graphics and others in digital gadgets such as mobile phones, digital cameras, media players, etc.

The only constraint of flash memory device is permanent data loss when you delete / lose files or folders from these components. As these devices do not possess any method to restore deleted files manually, most of the users worry when they accidentally delete data from flash memory storage devices. Most common causes for loss or deletion data from flash memory storage devices are given below:

  • Accidentally formatting the flash memory device either from the peripheral device by using “Format” button or when connected to the system
  • Data loss due to “Delete” or "Delete All" operation on flash memory drive used on digital devices
  • File system corruption issues in flash memory storage drive due to mishandling of the device
  • Flash memory storage device corruption due to virus attack
  • Using the same flash memory drive on different devices

However, it is not necessary to agonize about deleted or lost files from flash memory storage devices, because any advanced media file recovery tool will be able to restore them back in a simple and secure way.

Data recovery software for flash memory:

Yodot Photo Recovery is most preferred software to retrieve data from flash memory device on Windows system. This tool has the ability to rescue all the lost / deleted photo files (JPG, JPEG, PSD, WPG, PNG, TIFF, TIF, GIF, BMP, etc), audio files (MP3, MP4, AIFF, AIF, M4B, AMR, MIDI, etc), video files (AVI, AVS, ASF, ASX, 3GP, DIVX, MOV, XVID, etc), RAW images (NEF, CR2, CRW, ORF, DNG, ARW, SR2, MRW, etc) and others file formats from flash memory devices such as pen drives, memory cards, memory sticks, etc. In addition, you can also get back media files even from system hard drives, portable hard drives and so on. This media file recovery tool runs flexibly on various computers and laptops that works on Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 operating systems.

Simple procedure to rescue data from flash memory storage device:

  • Connect the flash memory device to Windows computer via USB or card reader
  • Download and install Yodot Photo Recovery software on that PC as system admin
  • Run the application and stick to the onscreen procedure
  • Use “Deleted Photo Recovery” option to regain deleted data or make use of “Lost Photo Recovery” option to bring back lost data from flash memory drive
  • The tool scans and displays all the drives and external drives i.e. your flash memory device
  • Select the flash memory drive and click “Next”
  • The program scans the entire drive and displays all the deleted / missing files
  • Preview the photo files before saving them
  • Save the retrieved files to your desired location but not onto the same flash memory storage device, because the chance of the original data getting replaced is very high

Necessary Instructions:

  • To bear unforeseen data loss scenarios, one should keep backup for flash memory storage device data on system or other storage components
  • Do not use flash memory drives on unknown or virus infected computers
  • Always make use of intended options to eject flash memory device to avoid its file system corruption