files on memory stick

  pete h 16:45 11 Mar 2009
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hya again peeps, i have put some files onto a memory stick, they all worked fine and then one day my video file showed all the files as strange names and sign, none of them would work. a couple of days ago another folder (my documets) also went the same way, could anyone tell me why this is happening and is there a way of converting them back to working programmes.

pete

  Terry Brown 16:52 11 Mar 2009

You could try a recovery program like Recuver, however, memory sticks are meant for Short term use only, and are not as reliable at storing data as a Harddrive.

You could also have a Virus, which if you have, has already done the damage.

Use a program like A2free from Emsi software click here, to check and remove any viruses or trogans.

If your files have been corrupted, there is little you can do about it.
Terry

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