I have accidently formatted my 16GB USB flash drive ( FAT32 -> NTFS) with the files i needed. Is there anyway that i can recover data from formatted USB flash drive? I've tried many data recovery programs like recuva, pandora, EaseUS, GetDataBack, etc. but I failed. Since then i didnt put any files to the USB flash drive.
The answer is Yes. Please download and try a free data recovery software called M3 Data Recovery Free, it can recover data from formatted USB flash drive, hard drive, external hard drive, USB stick, memory card, SD card, CF card, etc. For Mac data recovery, please go to M3 Data Recovery for Mac.
Step-by-step tutorial to recover data from formatted USB flash drive with free data recovery software
Step 1: Download and install M3 Data Recovery Free on your computer.
Step 2: Connect your formatted USB flash drive to your computer which has been installed M3 Data Recovery Free.
Step 3: Run M3 Data Recovery Free and choose "Data Recovery" module.
Step 4: Select the formatted USB flash drive which you want to recover data from and click Next to scan the lost data from formatted USB flash drive.
Step 5: The found files will be displayed on search result window, select the files you expect and click Recover to save them.
Please note that don't save the found files to the formatted USB flash drive so that the lost data is overwritten, otherwise, you will lose the data forever.