“I had backed up my music files on my 32GB USB drive that I was using for past few months. Yesterday, after plugging in the USB drive to the system, I got an error message that drive is not formatted, please format it. Should I format the drive or can I get back music files from USB drive without formatting it? Please provide me with a proper solution to do the needful. Thanks!”
USB drive is one of the most liked portable storage media that can be used on to store, transfer and backup data effectively. User can connect the drive to any system without use of any drivers and then transfer or store music files. But, at times, while using USB drive on your computer, there are cases where in you may lose your valuable music files. If you need to know how to recover music from USB, make use of Photo Recovery software.
What are the issues that lead to loss of music files from USB drive?
- Abrupt removal of USB drive from the system when files from storage media are being used
- Unintentional formatting of USB drive leads to removal of entire information that was saved in it, including music files
- Usage of USB drive on more number of systems can corrupt the storage media, leading to generation of file system error or format error
- If you delete music files from USB drive, they are removed permanently, bypassing Recycle Bin folder
Music recovery from USB:
If you need to recover your music files from USB drive, then the most suggested utility is Photo Recovery software. With help of this application, even a non-technical user can easily get back his missing / deleted files from USB storage media. Upon completion of retrieval procedure, user can view restored data on basis of file name, date in which file was generated and so on. Including recovery of music from USB drive, user can also get back other media files from various external storage devices that can be connected to your Windows system like external hard drive, FireWire drive, MP3 player, memory cards, memory sticks and many others. If you have any doubts on which operating system it should be used, then just relax. We provide support for all latest versions of Windows operating systems like Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008 respectively. That’s not all, user is also provided with an option to get assistance from technical support staff who will be available round the clock to assist, and quires can be sent via email.
Steps to recover music from USB on Windows system:
Download and install Photo Recovery application in the system with help of admin account. On completion of installation process, user can run the program and follow on screen steps. From main screen of utility click on Deleted Photo Recovery or Lost Photo Recovery option, based on music loss issue. Upon clicking on desired option, move on to next screen from where you can select USB drive. Once USB drive has been selected, you can mark all file types of music that needs to be recovered. At last click on Next button to start scanning of USB drive. Upon completion of recovery process, rescued data can be viewed in File Type View or Data View.