Formated USB Stick and Lost 2gb

Discussion in 'Windows 7 Help and Support' started by Arber Obri, Oct 10, 2010.

  1. Arber Obri

    Arber Obri New Member

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    hi all about a week or so i formated my USB Stick which was a 4GB after Formating it
    It ended up as a 2GB USB stick
    Format got gone wrong lol


    Is the anyway i can get it back?

    Many Thanks
     
  2. Highwayman

    Highwayman Extraordinary Member

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    Try reformatting the stick again, and make sure the "allocation size" is default, or maybe try the smaller options if that was done before... you should get around 3.6gb usuable from a 4gig stick
     
  3. Arber Obri

    Arber Obri New Member

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    hey highwayman :D
    sorry for the late reply

    thanks for that i've tryed what you said and also tryed using differnt computers to reformatt it but it didnt work
    "given up on the usb as i just got a new one" saves time :D lol

    thanks again
     

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