PSP Memory Stick Recovery Software

PSP is the abbreviated form of Play Station Portable is a handheld video game console which is being designed, developed and launched in the market by Sony Computer Entertainment early in the year 2005. It supports different Memory Sticks like Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo (ranging from 32MB to 32GB). The PSP Go edition supports Memory Stick Micro. PSP has been crafted keeping in mind about the advanced features of connectivity like Wi-Fi, IrDA, USB and Bluetooth. This gaming tool is portable and uses an optical disc format, UMD as its primary storage medium. It has large display screen with robust multi-media capabilities and also connectivity with other Play Station like PSP2, PSP3 and other PSP’s on the internet. There are different types of models for PSP like PSP 1000, PSP 2000, PSP 3000, PSP GO (PSP N1000), PSP E 1000 each having different configuration and Memory Stick storage capacity.

As it’s very popular in the digital market these days, basically children’s use it more in their daily life to play games. Henceforth, there is a greater chance of file loss / deletion from the PSP Memory Stick. Children’s will never think on how to restore PSP Memory Stick in case it gets corrupted or they accidentally delete some gaming files.

Let us consider a scenario where user notices sudden abnormality in his Memory Stick PRO Duo while playing a particular game in his PSP. While user exits from a particular game and thinks to play another game in his PSP, he remains awed to see that there is no name list of games displayed in his PSP. User then researches for the problem and hopes to find the files if he opens up the PSP folder using the USB connector, but nothing comes to his hand as all his saved game folders are gone. One can easily assume that how depressing it can be especially for the people who are fond of playing games in PSP. He tries all the work around to recover Memory Stick PRO Duo lost gaming folders. Do not hold your breath! Here is the solution to your all problems use this PSP recovery tool’s trial version for free by downloading it from the site and restore back all deleted files with no wastage of time.

Glance at the cases that keeps us wonder how to restore PSP Memory Stick:

As we all know that Sony PSP stores a wide range of games, audio, video and image files, so we shall look into certain scenario of each type.

  • Unintentional Formatting of Memory Stick: Sometimes PSP user might unintentionally format their Memory Stick while they were enjoying playing game in the device. What can happen here is user may accidentally click on the “Format” option instead of clicking the “Exit” or “Play” key.

  • Virus / Malware Attack: Excessive exposure of the same Memory Stick into different devices like for transferring videos. Audios and data files from one device to another may make your Memory Stick prone to virus. As a result you might be forced to format your Memory Stick. In case your Memory Stick is not formatted properly this may lead to severe corruption of your flash storage device.

  • Data Transfer Error: There can be even errors while transferring different files like picture, audio, video and data from the Memory Stick to your local machine or vice-versa if there occurs an interruption in middle of the transferring process. Interruption can be because of conking battery i.e.; if your system or PSP runs low on battery. This may lead to loss of files and folders along with deletion. It becomes a tough situation especially when it comes to find lost files on Memory Stick.

There can be some other reasons such as accidental deletion of certain files, format error, improper handling of devices and other unknown reasons.

Why use the wizard to restore PSP Memory Stick?

After coming across any kind of data loss situation in your Memory Stick, store it in a safe place. Actually, the space occupied by the deleted /lost data is only marked as “free”. You can still recover this data until they are not overwritten by any new data. Therefore, it is very important to keep the memory stick intact for a successful recovery process. The software not only recover Memory Stick data but also recovers data from other storage devices such as memory card, iPod, hard disk, pen drive etc. This application can help you to recover Memory Stick Pro Duo on Mac. To know more, visit here: http://www.restorememorystick.com/pro-duo-recovery-on-mac.html

Steps on how to restore PSP Memory Stick files:

  • Download and install this Memory Stick recovery program onto your system. Once installed, launch the software. On the main screen you need to select the option “Recover Files”. To recover data from your PSP you have to connect your PSP to the system via external USB.

  • How to restore PSP Memory Stick - Main Screen

  • On proceeding further, from the new window you need to either select "Recover Deleted Files" or "Recover Lost Files" button which totally relies on your data loss scenario. Once you click the next button, a new screen pops out, in this new screen you have to select a particular logical / physical drive of your system from which you want to recover the files. A thorough scanning process takes place after you select the drive. In case of Memory Stick recovery user needs to click on the Memory Card option.

  • PSP Memory Stick Data Recovery Software - Select Drive

  • Once the recovery process is over you have the facility to preview all your recover files from your Memory Stick either in “Data Type View” or in “File Type View”.

  • PSP Memory Stick Recovery Software - File-Type Preview

  • If you are satisfied with the recovery process you can click on the “Save Recovery Session” option.

  • Recover Data from PSP Memory Stick - Save

Immediate Precautions to be taken:

It is a smart move to regularly store all Memory Stick data and files on your local machine. It is strongly advised not to remove Memory Stick from your PSP abruptly while there is still an ongoing transferring process. It is highly recommended to avoid usage of Memory Stick once there is a data loss or deletion in order to avoid overwriting of files.