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

ravi nandan - Jul 24, 2012 at 09:58 AM - Latest reply:  xyz
- May 17, 2018 at 12:18 PM
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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jack4rall 6507 Posts Sunday June 6, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus December 30, 2015 Last seen - Updated by Jeff on 24/03/17 at 09:39 AM
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Hello,

Try this 1

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

Thank you, jack4rall 1186

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I am still finding it as path not found ***@***
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ash456 21 Posts Monday August 18, 2014Registration date June 27, 2015 Last seen - Aug 22, 2014 at 11:16 AM
thanx ......
i tried the same code but I end up with this error:

file not found - G:\*.*

note that G: is my drive's name..pls help..i've been struggling this problem the whole day..i have my 16gb drive.after formatting it, it became 4mb only..now even attrib command is not working..

thanks in advance
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Naeem Ahmed - Feb 10, 2014 at 09:45 AM
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