Home > Resource > USB Data Recovery > Unformat USB

Unformat USB: How to Recover Files from Formatted USB

Unformat USB drive

If you are in the trouble of having formatted your USB drive mistakenly or accidentally, your're at the right place now. This article is talking about how to unformat a USB drive and recover files from the formatted USB drive. Just read on and follow.

Recover files from a formatted USB drive with USB unformatted software

Get a USB unformatted program: Wondershare Data Recovery, or Wondershare Data Recovery for Mac.

This data recovery can enable you to unformat your USB drive and get back all formatted data perfectly, including pictures, videos, music, and other documents. Also, you can preview them before the recovery.

Download the free trial version below. Choose the right version for your computer system.

Download win version Download mac version

Next, connect your USB drive to the computer, and let's try the data recovery for Windows together.

Step1. Choose Lost File Recovery

When launch the program, switch to the "Standard Mode", and you'll get the interface as follow. Then choose the "Lost File Recovery".

unformat usb

Step2. Select your USB drive

Here, select your USB drive, and check the "Enable Deep Scan", which allows you to recover formatted files with complete folder structure. Then "Start" to scan your formatted USB drive.

recover formatted usb

Step3. Preview and unformat USB files

After the scan, you can preview and "Recover" the formatted files now.

recover files from formatted usb

When recover files, don't save them on the original USB stick but on your computer, considering the data safety.

Video tutorial of unformat USB

Download win version Download mac version

Product-related questions? Speak directly to our Support Team >>