Fix USB ‘not recognized’ error
USB flash drives are no doubt one of the best compact data storage solutions out there, but encountering issues with it isn’t very uncommon right? Consider a situation where you connect USB flash drive to your computer and you get an error “One of the USB devices attached to this computer has malfunctioned and Windows does not recognize it”.
How do you resolve this error and how do you access data on unrecognized USB devices? Let us learn more in this article.
1. First of all, unplug your USB drive and plug it again; this is one of the easiest fixes for such issues and works in some cases
2. If the above one didn’t help then just shut down your computer and unplug all system cables and leave it for few minutes, then again plug them all and restart your Windows PC, this will help to fix or solve certain errors
3. In case both the methods failed then uninstall and reinstall the USB drivers. This can be done by following the below steps:
Recover data from unrecognized USB devices
If these methods don’t help you resolve the ‘not recognized’ error, then you should consider recovering data from the USB before proceeding with other troubleshooting steps. To recover data from the USB, Remo Recover is a fantastic solution because it is designed to recover data from unrecognized or inaccessible USB’s. All types of files like images, videos, notes, documents etc. can be recovered by the software.
Special Features of Remo Recover
Now that we have an idea of the software and what it can recover, let us proceed to the steps to recover data from USB drives.
And that is how easy it is to recover data from USB’s using Remo Recover. Once data has been recovered, you can proceed with other troubleshooting steps such as formatting the drive.
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