Recover Files from Flash Drive Not Showing Up on Computer

  • The best tool to retrieve files from corrupt or inaccessible flash drive
  • Simply connect the flash drive - allow the tool to scan - restore files
  • Highly capable software to restore any file type formats
  • Helps in retrieving files been lost with corruption, format errors, virus infection etc.


“Hi everyone, I am in a big trouble with losing vital files on my flash drive. Last evening I copied all my important work-related files to the flash drive. But today when I connect it to my PC, the flash drive is not been properly detected by the computer. I have tried it several times multiple systems. Finally, I found one computer was able to detect it but the flash drive is not showing up any files in it. . Is there any way to solve this flash drive not showing up on any computer issue? Please suggest me the right way by which I can get back the files from not showing flash drive on my laptop.”

Flash drive not showing on the system is one of the most common problems faced by users across the world. Generally, these types of flash drive issue arise due to the corruption of drive. Even if it gets detected in the computer, you may find no files in it. At times, the files stored on such drives go missing, turn unreadable or show up error opening it. This situation sounds rather worse when the precious files remain inaccessible. At this point, USB Hard Drive Recovery will help you to securely recover data from flash drive not showing up on any computer.

Common Causes of Flash Drive are not showing on Computer:

  • Connecting flash drive with virus or malware infected system
  • Ejecting the drive from the system without using Safely Remove Hardware option
  • Interruption while changing the file system of the flash drive     
  • File system corruption or malfunction corruption of the flash drive
  • Incorrect formatting or reformatting the flash drive
  • Removing flash drive from computer while file transferring process is going on.
  • Using an untrusted third-party app for scanning the flash drive  

Salient Features of the USB Hard Drive Recovery Software:

  • With the help of this hassle-free program, user can easily get back their files from the drive and fix flash drive not showing up on any computer issue without any other issues.
  • USB Hard Drive Recovery program supports various types of files recovery from flash drive such as images, programs, excel files, documents, video clips, audios, text files and many more.
  • By using this smart tool, user can also recover files from a dead, formatted, corrupted, inaccessible, RAW, broken as well as damaged storage device without facing any other problems.
  • It allows users to add a new signature of file in its database, so that recovery of that particular file from flash drive can be easily achieved by using this newly added file signature.
  • This hassle-free utility enables users to recover data from USB hard drive based on their file signature, file name, type, creation date and other parameters easily. To know more about it, check this page:
  • After completion of file recovery from not showing flash drive, the user can save them into CD/CVD or any other storage drive just by following few simple instructions.

Steps to Recover Files from Flash Drive Not Showing Up on Any Computer:

Step 1: Download and install the USB Hard Drive Recovery tool on your computer and launch it. Now select "Recover Drives" option from the main window as shown in figure 1.

Flash Drive Not Showing Up on Any Computer - Main Window

Figure 1: Main Window

Step 2: Select Flash drive from the list of logical drives as shown in figure 2.

Flash Drive Is Not Deducted by My Computer - Select USB External Hard Drive

Figure 2: Select Flash Drive

Step 3: Finally, you will see the list of recovered files which will be shown as in figure 3.

Get Back Files from Not Showing Flash Drive on My Laptop - List of Recovered Files

Figure 3: List of Recovered Files

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