Have you experienced data loss in Windows? Don’t know what to do? It is very easy to recover hard disk data. Here in this post, we will show you two pieces of professional software. How Can You Recover Hard Disk with Ease?
Partition Data Is Lost
In recent times, the hard drive is used as the data storage device in a computer. Before using the hard disk, you need to initialize the disk and create a new partition with the unallocated space. Then, data can be saved on the hard drive. As time goes on, there is much data on the disk. However, when managing the partition or disk, data on the partition is likely lost. Why? Generally speaking, data loss is caused by four reasons, such as virus infection, human errors, hardware issue and Windows update. Usually, data loss can reflect in two aspects: partition is lost, and partition is damaged. If you are suffering from these two cases, how to recover data from hard drive? Read the following content to find the answer.
How to Recover Hard Disk
Once you find your partition data is lost, you should know which situation your partition belongs to. Then you know how to make the hard drive recovery.
Case 1: Partition Is Lost
You can open Windows Disk Management to check your partition state. If you find one of the partitions becomes unallocated space or the entire disk shows not unknown not initialized, this means your partition gets lost. In this case, you can only ask a piece of professional partition recovery software. Fortunately, when searching “recover lost partition” on the internet, you will find MiniTool Partition Wizard is recommended by many users. This partition manager provides you a powerful feature “Partition Recovery” which enables you to recover lost or deleted partition as well as its data. Just have a try.
Step 1: Get MiniTool Partition Wizard Professional Edition from its official website, then enter its main interface. Click “Partition Recovery” feature.
Step 2: Select a scanning range according to your needs.
Step 3: Two scanning modes are listed, “Quick Scan” or “Full Scan”. Just choose one.
Step 4: Choose all needed partitions including existing and lost partitions. In “Preview” part, you can see the disk layout. Moreover, you can double click the searched partition to explore the content.
Step 5: Hit “Apply” to execute the hard drive recovery operation.
What if partition recovery is not useful, what should you do? Keep reading.
Case 2: Partition Is Damaged
If MiniTool Partition Wizard can’t help you to recover lost hard drive partition, you can try MiniTool Power Data Recovery which provides you with five recovery modules. Here “Lost Partition Recovery” is available to recover data from lost partitions.
As a matter of fact, in addition to partition loss, the partition is possible to get damaged, leading data loss. Under the circumstance, MiniTool Power Data Recovery “Damaged Partition Recovery” is really helpful to get data back from damaged partition.
Step 1: Run this dedicated data recovery software to choose this feature in the main interface.
Step 2: Choose the partition you want to recover and start to scan it.
Step 3: After a few minutes, all lost or deleted files on the selected partition will be listed. Just check the items and click “Save” button.
Now, two cases are shown here. Just use one of the above tools to recover disk data depending on the actual situation. If you want to learn more information about disk recovery, please check here to know how to quickly recover hard disk data from lost or damaged partition.