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

 hari -
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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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.

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

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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,