Pen drive show empty even when data exists [Solved/Closed]

- - Latest reply:  Lineef - Dec 28, 2018 at 08:54 AM
Hello,
i am using transcend 4 gb pendrive.when I insert this pendrive in any computer,it shows the occupying space.but when I open it .it shows it is empty.i have very important data in that .please help me to recover that data.
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approved by Jean-François Pillou on Nov 29, 2018
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Hello,

Check if the files are not in hidden mode.

Click on "Start" -->Run --> Type cmd and press Enter.

Here I assume your pendrive drive letter as G:

Enter this command.

attrib -h -r -s /s /d g:\*.*
--> Press Enter

You can copy the above command --> Right-click in the Command Prompt and

paste it.

Note : Replace the letter g with your pen drive letter.

Now check your pen drive for the files.

Good Luck

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attrib -h -r -s /s /d g:\*.*


really really great thanks
worked very fine


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It really works
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oh my God.it works.thank you
Thanks this command was really helpfull
Thanks a lot it's really woking my problem almost solved
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For those who can't get this done,
Try right-clicking on the drive and selecting 'add to archive", after that's done, copy the. Rar or zip file into the computer and unrar it,

I got my files that way,