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How to recover lost data from hard drive after formatting free

Yesterday, I want to move a file to my hard drive, but I formatted hard drive by accident. I was worried. I wanted to get them back. This is main reason why I write down this post. I don’t think I am the only one who loses data from hard drive. So I will share what I did after I formatted the hard drive.

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Why you lost data from hard drive

  • Delete by accident
  • Attacked by virus
  • Format the hard drive accidently, just like me.
  • Your hard drive is damaged

How to recover lost data from hard drive free

After you lost, a piece of data recovery software is realistic. Tenorshare Free Any Data Recovery is a free and pro tool for data recovery. It allows you to recover data whatever you delete files or format the hard drive. It supports 550+ formats of files recovery like documents, photos, videos and music from hard drive, USB flash drive, memory card, mobile phone, camera, external hard drive and etc. I have used this program. It is easy to use and powerful to recover lost data. Let’s see the detailed.
Tips: You should not import any files to the hard drive once you lost files
Step 1: Download Tenorshare Free Any Data Recovery and install it on your computer: It has Mac and Windows version. You can choose one.
Step 2: Select Files Types
Before you start recovering, you need to choose the files types that you want. In general, All files types are selected. You can tick Graphics, Audio, Document, Video, Email and etc.

seled files type
Step 2: Choose the partition
You need to choose the partition where your lost data are. If it is in C, just choose C. Then you can click Scan to go on.

select locationStep 3: Preview and Tick files
All lost data will be listed after you scan, and are classified by Videos, Documents, Graphics. Preview and tick them. Click the “Recover” button to start.

preview with quick scanNote: If the files have been scanned, you can Pause the process and choose them. In addition, “Deep Scan” on the lower left quarter can help you find more lost data.

Step 4: Save the recovered files
You can click the “Broswer” button to choose a output folder to store the recovered files. It is better not to save the files to the partition where your deleted data located.
save filesIn addition, you can save the scan status, then you can recover data next time. You just click the resume  recover button  at right-top-corner of the screen.

save-scan-result

This is the whole process how to recover lost hard drive data. If you lost data, just do as this post said. If this freeware can’t help you, maybe you can try Tenorshare Any Data Recovery Pro .

How to recover lost data after Windows OS restore

Realize you lost data after Windows computer OS restore?

It is very easy and common to lost personal data when you reinstall Windows OS to your compueter. Especially, Windows 10 which was just released not long ago will attract many users to upgrade their computer to have more advanced features. So, sometimes you may have to recover lost data after Windows 10/8/7 OS restore, if you even don’t have backup for your own personal data.

What you need to do for Windows 10/8/7 lost data recovery after system restore

Generally, we need to back up our personal files including photos, videos, documents,or other files. If this data was in desktop or Drive C, you need to transfer to to other partittion. And if you need to re-patition the computer drive, you had better to export data to external storage device.

If you realize you have lost data after system restoring, and there is no backup can help you get back them, you had better do as less as possible on your computer. Lost data may just be invisible, file system won’t removed them immediately after system reinstalling. More operation will make more data writting, which will overwrite old, useless data tagged by files system. What if the invisible data have been overwritten, you have no way to do Windows OS data recovery.

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Tell you how to recover lost Windows computer data after system restore

To get back lost data from Windows computer after reinstalling system, you can use proessional data recovery program.

Any Data Recovery Pro supports recover hard disk and other removable media, such as external hard drive, USB drive, flash drive, floppy drive, memory card, CF card, etc. Not only Windows 7/8/10 file system (FAT12/16/32, NTFS), but also Mac (HFS+, HFS) and Linux file system (EXT2, EXT3, EXT4) are completely found back.

Finally, you just use 3 steps to restore lost data from Windows computer:

Step 1: Select file types for recovery

Step 2: Select a location or hard disk drive to scan lost files

Step 3: Preview files by Path, File or Time and recover lost files

How to recover deleted files on your computer hard drive

It is so common that you delete file from your computer and realize that you need get deleted files back later. Actually, there are some ways to recover deleted files form computer hard drive.

For Cloud drive data or data that have been backed up

Firstly, I would like to talk about those computer hard drive data which is easier to be recovered. Cloud drive service have not been a strange thing for most of us. For example, Google Drive, Microsoft-drive,Dropbox,etc can allow user to sycn computer personal data to cloud server for data storage. If you want to resotre files which have been deleted from computer hard drive, you can download them back from cloud drive.Although, you have deleted those files in cloud drive, you can find a features likes recylcle bin in cloud drive. Of course, you need to check that whether you have enabled the automatical sync feature in your computer and cloud drive program. In some new OS such as Windows 7 to Windows 8.1, data sync and file history features are standard.

Really deleted

I think many users don’t realize cloud drive is so good for data backup, and most of them don’t have the habit to back up computer data regularly. So, you accidetally deleted files from your computer and recycle bin has nothing? How can you do something helpfule for compyter hard drive lost files recovery?

Well! After lossing data, you may search lost files in your computer, even you give up to do anything for data recovery. In fact, deleting in computer isn’t mean permanently deleting. File system in computer give you a chance to recover deleted files even you can’t see anything recycle bin. However, those invisible and deleted files will be overwritten by new data. So if you keep operating on compute after you deleted files, the possibility for restoring lost computer files will be smaller.

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How to find out and get back deleted files from computer hard drive

To find out and recover deleted data from hard drive, you need to use a kind of tool that can make invisible deleted files can showed as normal files. Here is an useful example:

Tenorshare Any Data Recovery Pro can help. It is a safe and effective solution for recovering deleted, formatted photos, videos, audios and documents and recovering files from formatted, corrupted, or resized partition. It can recover lost files from any media storage like computer’s hard drive, USB flash drive, camera, mobile phone, MP3&MP4 player, and etc.

Step 1: you just download and install this program to your computer.

Step 2: And then choose the drive partition and files types to scan.

Step 3: Finally, you just choose what you want to recover.

Two Effectve Solution for Hard Drive Lost Data Recovery

Searching for solutions of Hard Drive Lost Data Recovery

Hey! I think you won’t be strage for data loss from hard drive. When you clean some no good photos in your computer, but you mistakenly select the one you don’t want to delete. Oh, shit! How can you do? Want to recover deleted photos from hard drive?

Hard Drive Data Loss reasons

As is known to all, hard drive is a main storage media now. However, with the widely use of hard drive, especial external or portable harive is widespread, data loss always happen. There are many reasons for hard drive data loss:

* Accidental Deletion
* Data formatting
* Hard drive crashed
* virus attack
* Wrong operation for external or portable hard drive, such as unplugging when data transfering.

No matter what reasons cause data loss from hard drive, unless you have backup or your hard drive have recovery feature, you can’t recover lost data from hard drive by youself!

recover deleted data from hard drive

Solutions to Recover data from Any Hard Drive

The first way to get back lost data in your mind may asking professional recovery company for help, but you know, they are expensive. If your lost data is very very very important and valuable, I think it is not worthy to spend those money.

Indeed, with the help of some recovery softwares, even if we accidently deleted photos from hard drive, we can do hard drive deleted photos recovery
by ourselves. Here, I want to share two good recovery sofware for you:

One: Card Data Recovery
Card Data Recovery is a multiple data recovery program that allows deeply scan of the deleted, lost or formatted data with signature algorithm and retrieve them immediately. It supports every brands of hard drive including Seagate, Western Digltal, Samsung, Hitachi,MAxtor, etc. Yon can know more information here:http://www.card-data-recovery.com/

Two: Tenorshare Photo Recovery

Tenorshare Photo Recovery is a simple but effective data recovery software, which can help you to recover photos,images,document,etc have been formatted, deleted from hard drive. you can learn more here:http://www.windowsrecovery.org/products/data-recovery.php.

Useful Tips for Western Digital Hard Drive Data Recovery

Most of users of Western Digital hard drive must ever face the trouble of data loss. Sometimes, it is necessary to format the drive or create a new partition. however, some people would format mistakenly or delete data carelessly without backup, even, virus attack, power off suddenly or drive corruption, etc. can also make you lost data from Western Digital hard drive.

Nobody want to cost a lot to do a recovery,and the operation of recovery must be easy. Thus,data recovery software is the best choice for Western Digital hard drive data recovery.

Common Western Digital External Hard Drive Data Loss Situation in Daily Life

1. Deleted important files while connect it to PC,
2. Mistakenly formatted WD passport essential without backup,
3. Eject or powerful off WD drive improperly to cause corruption of it,
4. Error message like “the disk in drive is not formatted, do you want to format it now?” occurs,
5. Partition lost from WD passport essential or some partition errors.

 

western dirital hard drive data recovery

Preparations to Recover Data from Westernal Digital Hard Drive

First of all, you have to remember: Do not save any data to the Hard Drive and transfer in and out, because the space where the original data stored may be overwiritten.

Secondly,you need to find a efficient recovery program, which can help you restore files from hard drive. when I helped my friend to recover My Passport hard drive photos, I found some good recovery software,now, I introduce two of them.

Option one: Recuva
Recuva is a data recovery program without paying, however, there is no free lunch in this world. I tried to use this program to recover photos from my friend’s hard drive, It just recvoered about 60% photos. If you don’t wanna spend to it, you can choose it, but I can’t guarantee all the data will be restored.

option two:Card Data Recovery

Card Data Recovery is an simple but effective data recovery software, which can help you to recover photos,images,document,etc have been formatted, deleted from hard drive. you can learn more here:http://www.windowsrecovery.org/products/data-recovery.php”. Even if I need to pay some money for it, it is worthy. With the help of the Card Data Recovery, I completed Western Digital My Passport hard drive data recovery.

Do Western Digital Hard Drive Lost Data Recovery Step by Step

Step1. Download the Card data recovery and install it on your PC ( the software have Windows version and Mac version).

Step2. Connect the external hard drive to computer with corresponding USB cable and launch the Card data recovery application.

Step3. Click the “Scan” button to scan the files have been deleted, you can tick all of them if you would like.

Step4. Preview the files and Choose the ones you want to get back and click “Recover”.

Step5. “Save” all your recovered files in West Digital hard drive and you have finished Western Digital data recovery.

Get data back-Tips for Hard Drive Data recovery

Convenience of Hard Drive

Thanks to high quality of hard drive, our daily life become more and more convenient,and we can enjoy an ever-increasingly mobile environment at work or at home. We can put our beautiful photos, favourite music, wonderful movies, important documents, even funny games, etc into a hard drive.
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Trouble about Hard Drive Photos Recovery

However, when hard drive have problem even files lost, it will become a big trouble in our daily life. Luckily, we can retrieve them with hard drive data recovery software.You can see so many questions on the Internet, such as How can I recover photos from hard drive? How to recover videos from external hard drive? Are there any way help me to do hard drive deleted photos recovery?

Last week, a friend asked me for help, because she lost her all photos in a Exteral hard drive due to power off while she copied the data to the computer. So I get some experiences.The following tips tells you how to recover photos from hard drive.

Preparations to Recover Photos from Hard Drive

First of all, you have to remember: Do not save any data to the hard drive and transfer in and out, because the space where the original data stored may be overwiritten.

Secondly,you need to find a efficient recovery program, which can help you restore files from hard drive. when I helped my friend to recover her hard drive photos, I found some good recovery software,now, I introduce two of them.

Option one: Recuva
Recuva is a data recovery program without paying, however, there is no free lunch in this world. I tried to use this program to recover photos from my friend’s hard drive, It just recvoered about 60% photos. If you don’t wanna spend to it, you can choose it, but I can’t guarantee all the data will be restored.

Option two:Tenorshare Data Recovery
Tenorshare Data Recovery is an simple but effective data recovery software, which can help you to recover photos,images,document,etc have been formatted, deleted from hard drive. you can learn more here:http://www.windowsrecovery.org/products/data-recovery.php. Even if I need to pay some money for it, it is worthy. With the help of the Tenorshare Data Recovery, I completed hard drive photos recovery.

recover deleted data from hard drive

Steps to Restore Hard Drive Data

Step1. Download the Tenorshare data recovery and install it on your computer

Step2. Launch the Tenorshare data recovery application,Select the hard drive or connect external hard drive to computer .

Step3. Click scan button and Select the option “Recover all photo files”, “Recover all video files”, “Recover all music files” or all od them if you want.

Step4. After scanning, you can preview the photos and choose the ones you want to get back and click “Recover”.

Step5. “Save” all your recovered data in the hard drive and you have finished hard drive data recovery.

Tenorshare Data Recovery also can recover data from SD card, SDHC Card, Mini SD card, or other storage devices.

(You can learn more about data recovery here: Skills for Card Data Recovery     Experience in Samsung Galaxy Photos Recovery)