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How should I go about fixing/recovering data from a corrupted USB flash drive?

#1-NinjaWarrior-Posted 12/1/2013 6:08:04 PM
I have a 16GB Sandisk Cruzer with a U3 partition.

It's prompting me to format every time I plug it into a Windows computer. Another prompt says the drive does not contain a recognized file system, and to make sure drivers are loaded and the volume is not corrupted.

Since it had been working fine until today, I figure that it got corrupted.

I tried chkdsk'ing it with cmd and it says the file system is RAW, and chkdsk is not available.

If I try it plugging it on a Mac, it shows up in Finder as an inaccessible blank disc.
I tried to change my password to "my dick".
GameFAQs said it was too long.
#2ChudsworthPosted 12/1/2013 8:27:03 PM
Try ftk imager great tool for recovering data.. It should be easy enough to use.