How To Recover Files From Corrupted USB Drive
#1 Assigning New Drive Letter
If your computer fails to recognize your hard drive, then you can try assigning a new drive letter to your storage media. This method will work wonder, and you will not need any third party tool to recover the files. Here’s how you can assign a new drive letter.
Step 1. You need to insert your USB stick on your computer and then right click on My Computer and then select the option “Manage.”
Step 4. Now you will get to see the options to assign the new drive letter just select your desired letter from the drop down and then hit the “Ok” button.
That’s it! You are done. Now, just reinsert your USB drive and see whether your computer recognizes it! If it failed to do so, then continue with the next methods.
#2 Recover All Files From Corrupted Storage Device Using CMD
The method is very straightforward and easy and depends on a neat recovery CMD trick and on a recovery software that will let you recover all files easily from your corrupted USB drive where you are unable to access data. Just follow some simple steps below to proceed.
Step 1. First of all, insert your drive in a computer and press Windows button and type cmd. Now right click on Command Prompt and select Run as admin.
If you see no items on your USB drive then just type “. ” (dot without quotes)in a search box top right corner and hit enter.
#3 Using EaseUS Data Recovery:
EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Free Edition is the card recovery freeware for memory card used by digital camera. It can effectively recover lost, deleted, corrupted or formatted files from various memory cards.
Step 1. First of all, download and install the tool EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard on your Windows computer, and launch it. You need to select the file types that you want to recover and click “Next.”