How to Get Back Data from USB on Windows 8???

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Retrieve Data from USB Hard Drive on Windows 8

Windows 8 is the latest version of Windows Operating System released by Microsoft and it includes many advance features. Some of them are; it has got speedier boot time compared to other versions of Windows OS. It also includes innovative and dynamic desktop, improved search functions Windows To Go, Windows Live Syncing, etc. You can even connect USB drive to your Windows 8 PC to copy files from computer or vice versa. But sometimes data from USB drive might go missing while you are copying or viewing files from it.

For instance, let us consider a situation wherein you were transferring files from USB drive to your Windows 8 computer. But during the process of transmission, your computer got shut down due to software malfunction. When you restarted to continue the transfer process, you were shocked to find that the files you were about to transfer were neither present in computer nor in USB drive. In such situation you might think, how to get back data from USB thumb drive on Windows 8 PC?

However, don’t be frustrated thinking about the files you have lost from USB drive. You can bring it back using an appropriate data restoration utility. Data recovery tools are capable to restore data from deleted, lost, formatted, reformatted, and corrupted USB drives without any difficulties.

Usually data from USB drive gets lost due to following scenarios: -

  • USB pen drive’s data may be lost or deleted by harmful viruses present in Windows 8 PC
  • Accidental formatting of USB flash drive on Windows 8 computer will leads to deletion of data
  • Improper handling of USB thumb drive such as pulling it out when connected to Windows 8 PC may result in data loss
  • Data from USB external storage drive will be deleted because of unintentional deletion when connected to Windows 8 system
  • Interruptions like sudden power failure while transferring data from USB pen drive to Windows 8 PC and vice versa might lead to USB data loss

How to retrieve data from USB flash drive on Windows 8 using Remo Recover???

Remo Recover software is the most suitable software to retrieve missing / erased data from USB drive on Windows 8 PC. This is an award winning and top rated utility to get back lost / deleted data from USB on Windows 8 computer. It is safe and secure tool to retrieve data from USB drive. It’s highly sophisticated recovery algorithms perform rigorous scanning of USB drive to bring back lost/deleted data. It supports to restore documents, audios, videos and other important data present in USB drive on Windows 8. This software supports Windows 8 USB recovery from all major brands of USB pen drives like HP, San Disk, Transcend, etc.

Unique features of Remo Recover software: -

  • Scans entire drive in just couple of minutes to recover data
  • Retrieves data from damaged/corrupted/formatted USB flash drives
  • Supports to recover data from flash drives, hard drives, flash drives, etc.
  • Provides preview option for media files to view it prior to restoration

Things to Do: -

  • Avoid unnecessary formatting of USB flash drive when connected to Windows 8 computer
  • Use “safe removal” option to un-mount USB thumb drive from Windows 8 PC to avoid data loss
  • Take backup of vital data present in USB pen drive to restore it soon after encountering data loss
  • Install good antivirus software on Windows 8 PC to avoid data loss from USB because of virus infection
  • Use UPS services in order to prevent data loss from USB flash drive because of power failure while transferring data from USB drive to Windows 8 PC



Steps to recover data from USB drive on Windows 8 using Remo Recover software: -

Download, install, and launch the free version of Remo Recover software on your Windows 8 system. Then, carry out these simple steps to get back your data from USB drive -

Step 1: Connect your USB flash drive to Windows 8 PC and select “Recover Files” option from main screen. Then, choose the USB drive from the list of available drives, and click Scan button

Windows 8 Recovery USB - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step 2: Upon the completion of scanning process, the software displays the list of all the recoverable files on the screen. You can view these files in two types views File Type View or Data View

Windows 8 Recovery USB - Recovered Files View

Figure B: Recovered Files View

Step 3: Before going to save the recovered files, preview the recovered files by clicking Preview option

Windows 8 Recovery USB - Preview Recovered Files

Figure C: Preview Recovered Files

Step 4: Upon previewing the recovered files, if you are happy with the recovery results, then save the recovered files by activating the license of the software

Windows 8 Recovery USB - Save Recovered Files

Figure D: Save Recovered Files