Retrieving Files from Formatted HD


Formatting is the most frequent action that most of the computer users perform on their hard drive in order to get rid of virus issues or other problems. As a result of this, he or she will lose entire data from the hard drive. Usually, most of the users format their computer hard drives under several circumstances. So, let us see what are the other occasions wherein users perform formatting their computer hard drive on Windows computer.

  • Most of the users format a wrong partition instead of the required partition of their hard drive by mistake. Due to this, all files saved in that particular hard drive partition will get erased completely.
  • When the file system of hard drive partition is corrupted, then you may encounter some error message like “Disk in the drive not formatted, do you want to format it now?” In such situation, if you press ‘Yes’ button, you will lose entire data stored in that partition. Also, you may encounter such error message, when your hard drive is severely corrupted by viruses and malwares.
  • While reinstalling the operating system or upgrading the OS and other driver software, the process may force you to format the hard drive partition in order to accomplish the installation task.
  • You must and should format your hard drive, when your computer freezes and stop responding at any instance due to errors, while reformatting or repartitioning the hard drive.

Therefore, before formatting your hard drive, make sure that you have copied all your important files on some storage device. But, many a times, you may not have an option to backup your files before formatting the hard drive. As a result of this, you will face severe data loss. If this is the case, there is no need to worry, because data recovery from formatted hard drive can be easily performed with the help of any reliable and trusted data recovery tool like Hard Drive Recovery software. This software is designed in such a way that, data from formatted memory card can also be recovered by using this software.

Even though this software can recover data from formatted hard drive with ease, it is strictly suggested to avoid further usage of your formatted hard drive in order to avoid overwriting of data. At any cost, never install this software on the hard drive partition from where you need to recover files. Install this software on the other healthy partition and then run it to retrieve files from formatted hard disk. Images, videos, audio files, PowerPoint files, PDF files, Word documents, spreadsheets, and other files can be recovered by using this tool. Pictures from digital cameras of various brands such as Fujifilm, Sony, Kodak, Nikon, Canon, Olympus, etc can also be recovered with the help of this software.

Features of Hard Drive Recovery Software:

Before purchasing the software, you can check the recovering ability of this tool by downloading and running its demo version at free of cost. Demo version scans the formatted hard drive partition using its advanced scanning algorithms and recovers almost all types of files within few couple of clicks. Once it completes scanning process, it permits you to preview the recoverable files either in File Type View or Data View. Entire data recovery process can be saved in the demo version by opting “Save Recovery Session” button. So that, after purchasing the software, you do not have to rescan your formatted hard drive, instead you can resume with the saved recovery session by clicking on “Open Recovery Session” option. Moreover, this tool supports data recovery from formatted hard drive on both Mac and Windows running machines. By using Hard Drive Recovery software, you can easily restore formatted hard disk drive, which is partitioned with FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, ExFAT, HFS or HFSX file systems. Anyone of you can take the advantage of Digital Camera Data Recovery to retrieve lost data from digital camera memory card of different types such as xD card, SD card, CF card,

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Steps to Retrieve Data from Formatted Hard Drive: :

Step 1: Download and install Hard Drive Recovery software. Now, launch this software and get option of "Recover Drives" from the main window. From the second window choose "Partition Recovery/Formatted Recovery" option.

Data Recovery from Formatted Hard Drive - Main Screen

Fig 1: Main Screen

Step 2: Among different devices select the formatted hard drive partition and click on "Next" option to start scanning process.

Data Recovery from Formatted Hard Drive - Select Formatted Hard Drive

Fig 2: Select Formatted Partition

Step 3: View the recovered files in the preview browser soon after the completion of scanning process.

Data Recovery from Formatted Hard Drive - Preview Recovered Files

Fig 3: Preview Recovered Files

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