How to Recover Data after USB Drive Insert Disk Error

Updated on November 04, 2020

Your flash drive saying, "Please insert a disk into removable disk" and you are unable to access your important data? Here’s how to recover data after USB drive insert disk error with the help of the free edition of Remo Recover software.

Retrieve Data after USB Drive Insert Disk Error

"Please insert a disk into removable disk" error always occurs with an unreadable, and inaccessible USB drive. If you are troubled by this error message when connected your USB drive to the system, then you are not allowed to access the files saved in the drive. It's really annoying when you need the USB drive at the most. Isn't it? If so, how to fix the issue and recover data after USB drive insert disk error? Don't worry! Here's a solution to fix the error and recover your data from the USB drive. To know how to, continue reading..!

Method to resolve please insert a disk into removable disk without losing data:

In order to fix the problem, you need to change the drive letter of the USB drive by following the below explained procedure:

Open Disk Management by right clicking on My Computer-> select Manage-> Select Storage or just enter Windows key + X and choose Disk Management there. Right click on the removable disk partition ->select Change Drive Letter and Paths option. At time a message will appear asking you for changing the drive letter of a partition might cause programs no longer to run, are you sure you want to change this drive letter. Click on Yes button.


Now go back to the USB flash drive with a new drive letter. Try to open the disk and you may no longer see the please insert a disk into removable disk error message. However, most of the time, all your files within the USB drive disappeared. Do not worry! It is still possible to undelete files from USB drive by using Remo Recover software.

Remo Recover to Retrieve Files from USB Drive after Insert Disk Error:

Remo Partition Recovery is the finest utility that is designed to restore all types of files including photos, documents, videos, movies, etc. from USB drive that is throwing disk errors. The software comes with advanced techniques and powerful algorithms that deeply scan the drive and recover files from damaged, corrupted, formatted, faulty and inaccessible USB drives. It is capable of recovering 300+ formats of files from USB drives like external hard drives, jump drives, thumb drives, flash drives, etc. without any difficulty.

Can perform NTFS, FAT and ExFAT partition recovery from various leading brands of USB drives such as SanDisk, Sony, Transcend, Kingston, Lexar, Seagate, HP, Patriot and many more. The tool also recover lost or deleted files from hard drive, FireWire device, memory card, iPods and other storage devices. Additionally, can also restore deleted files from Disk Cleanup utility.

How to recover data after USB drive insert disk error Using Remo Recover?

1. Download and install Remo Recover on your Windows computer and connect your USB drive to it.

2. Select the drive from which you want to recover data. In case you are unable to detect your USB drive then click on the Can't find the drive option to recover data from it.

3. From the main screen click on the Scan option to begin the scanning process.

Scanning The Drive

Note: Once the Quick Scan completes it directly starts the Deep Scan. You can now navigate to the Tags folder. Now you can also click on the Preview option to verify the recovery results.

Select The Desired Folder

4. Finally, click on the Recover option to save the recovered files to the desired location.


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