Recovering a deleted file from a Sandisk USB drive

By veronicadaddogl ยท 5 replies
Apr 14, 2007
  1. Hi,
    I recently erased an important document on my Sandisk drive. I've tried several free trials to recover my files but they don't allow me to actually get it. They're also very expensive (like, for example, RescuePro). Does anyone know how I can recover a file that I deleted two weeks ago??? Thanks, I'd greatly appreciate the help.
  2. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,002   +15

    the chances of recovering it on a flash drive are slim. The longer you wait to recover a file the less of a chance there is. Try using a file recovery program. There are many free ones on the net. If you haven't written or used the drive, you might be successful.
  3. veronicadaddogl

    veronicadaddogl TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks for replying. Would you happen to know of any good ones? The one that provided me with the most files I've deleted was Rescue Pro but since it was a trial, it didn't let me access them. Please, please advise me of any good ones in particular. Thanks a lot!
  4. TangoTrolly

    TangoTrolly TS Rookie Posts: 59

  5. veronicadaddogl

    veronicadaddogl TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks. It works well with some files. Unfortunately I can't get a lot of word documents... well they are opened with characters that I can't understand (mostly just squares rather than letters). Is there any other program that anyone can recommend? Thanks a lot.
  6. TangoTrolly

    TangoTrolly TS Rookie Posts: 59

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