How to open a flash drive without formatting Tags: Flash Media Flash Drive Formatting Storage Last response: January 19, 2012 11:43 AM in Storage Share PalizBest January 11, 2012 1:32:16 PM when i plug in my usb it tells me that it needs to be formatted and i dont want to do that because of the saved files on it..how do I open it without formatting it?? More about : open flash drive formatting PhilFrisbie a b G Storage January 12, 2012 7:05:42 PM Try another computer. If you get the same message then the drive has become corrupt and your data is gone. External hard drives should only be used for backups; not to store the only copy of important files. PalizBest January 19, 2012 11:43:17 AM so im guessing that im stuck formatting it? rite Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to open my flash drive without formating Forum How can i retrive data on a flash drive without formatting it Forum How to open drive without formatting Forum How do i open a hard drive without formatting Forum How to open external hard drive without formatting Forum How to open memory card for formatting Forum How to open corrupted hard disk without formatting Forum Formatting a kingston pen drive without loosing data Forum How to open hard drive without formatting Forum My USB flash drive 32gb needs formatting but wont actually formatt Forum Formatting jump drive without loosing info Forum Can you format a netbook without a cd/dvd drive ? Forum Can you format a netbook without a cd/dvd drive ? Forum My flash drive is write protected error how to solve it Forum Flash drive shows drive is not formatted but i have info on it and wont open Forum How to get information off an external hard drive without formatting Forum Is it possible to install windows on a external hdd?????? Forum Iomega Home Media Hard drive 1TB - Copy Jobs` Forum How to know external hard disc is fault Forum How to use laptop hard disk as an external hard disk Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !