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Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Recover Hidden Data From USB Drive



Get Back Hidden Data/Files from USB Flash Drive and SD Card
The main reason for Data being hidden in USB and Memory Card is due to infected by Virus as the result Anti Virus or System automatically hide these files. One another reason is when you insert clean / fresh USB Flash Drive to a system infected with Viruses will resulting the same problem and issue, even some will automatically generates shortcut links of files and folders contained in USB Traveler. But now this issue will no more stand long, the problem has been caught and can easily be resolved. This post is made for viewers of MPT (MyPcTips) dot com, and this method will return back your important and valuable files hidden in USB flash drive and this is the purpose for creating this article.
So let's start procedure to get your Data/Files back.


Step-by-Step Tutorial:

  1. Insert your "USB FLASH DRIVE" or "CARD READER" to your PC.
  2. Go to "COMPUTER" also known as "MY COMPUTER".
  3. Click on "ORGANIZE" located Left-Top and Select "FOLDER AND SEARCH OPTIONS".
  4. Now move to "VIEW" tab.
  5. Select "SHOW HIDDEN FILES, FOLDERS AND DRIVES" and Uncheck "HIDE PROTECTED OPERATING SYSTEM FILES (RECOMMENDED)".
    (After performing last step, return settings to default)
  6. Click on "APPLY" and "OK".
  7. Go to your "USB DRIVE" in Computer/My Computer. (i.e I:\) And you can see your Data there.
  8. So go to "START>>ALL PROGRAMS>>ACCESSORIES" and Right Click on "COMMAND PROMPT" then simply choose "RUN AS ADMINISTRATOR".
  9. Now type following commands and Press "ENTER":
    attrib -h -s -r /s /d I:\*.*
    (Where letter I:\ defines your USB Drive Letter)
  10. Now go inside your USB Flash Drive and you will find your Data returned.
Please note one thing here, step No.2 to 7 are optional and for proof purpose that still Data are in USB, so you can pass these steps.

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