Have you ever seen a corrupted digital picture or you were unable to open a file inside an application due to file corruption? You are not alone. File corruption is far more common than one might think. Since the beginning of the computer era, users have faced the problem of file corruption. When the file is corrupted, in simple words, means that the code of a file or inside data has been changed from its original state.
Is this scene familiar to you? Actually, storage devices, especially removable disks are very easy to encounter such problem. As an inexperienced users, you must be freaked out by this, but what we want to say is please don’t be. We’ve got solution for you to recover corrupted files.
Nowadays, most people depend a lot on portable storage devices like USB flash drive, USB hard drive and memory card. Some of them use the portable devices within a short interval in every single day. We’ll mainly focus on recovering corrupted files from USB device.
The comprehensive functional modules of MiniTool Power Data Recovery have helped a large number of users get back corrupted files safely and many of them have avoided huge economic losses by using the software.
MiniTool Power Data Recovery is a great recovery tool that is suitable for even users who’re completely unfamiliar with data loss and data recovery. We’ll guide you through the entire process of recovering corrupted files from USB.
Steps to Finish Corrupt File Recovery
Step 1: in the very first beginning, users should figure out the specific usage of each functional module.
Step 2: choose a module that is most suitable for your case by clicking on it. Obviously, “Damaged Partition Recovery” is the one users are supposed to employ in order to recover corrupted files.
Step 3: in this window, we can see all local drives and the external drive connected properly to computer. Now, please choose the drive with corrupted files stored in. After that, perform a full scan to the chosen drive by pressing “Full Scan” button.
Step 4: when the full scan is over, all possible partitions with lots of files will be listed in above interface. And at this time, you are supposed to select the one which is most similar to your original drive and then look through them to search for needed files.
Step 5: in the end, you should pick out the files you want to recover from scan result by clicking on “Save” button, choosing a safe location for storage in the pop-up interface and clicking “OK” to confirm.
Things for You to Notice
Here are things you need to do for avoiding file loss, by which you can minimize the possible losses.
1. Reduce (it’s best to avoid) operational errors caused by us.
2. Pay enough attention to security; it is always the first priority no matter what we are doing.
3. Please be alerted when compatibility is involved. Software conflict is almost unavoidable since we are not the software designer and don’t have a correct understanding of its compatibility.
4. Place portable device in proper environment. All of the portable device users are strongly advised to place their device properly in an appropriate environment to prolong the service life and prevent unnecessary physical damage.
Hope you all can protect and recover your data successfully with the suggestions we’ve mentioned in this page, and you can also learn more about the solutions by reading the full article at MiniTool Support Center.