Pen drive has data but not showing
Pen drive not showing data but using space is one of the main reasons for data loss disaster. It usually prevents you from seeing your data while checking the used space and unused space is showing correctly. And the most possible for this issue is virus attack. Some unknown virus can not only infect your files but also makes them hidden. It creates an empty shortcut of your files and folders which leads to nowhere. Here’s solved Pen drive has data but not showing.
- Connect your pendrive to pc
- Confirm that the files are not in hidden mode.
- Click on “Start” >Run>
Or press windows button +R
Type cmd and press Enter.
Here I assume your pendrive drive letter as H:
Enter this command
Select drive with H:
And type this command
attrib -a –r –s –h /s /d /l and press Enter
Now check your pen drive for the files. You have done.