The hard drive is a huge data storage device of a computer. Here, you can store project files, documents, Emails, Zip, RAR files and so on. Sometimes what happens while accessing your system might right click on particular drive and select a format option resulting in formatting of hard disk leading to data loss. This article explains you how to get back formatted data from hard drive.
Have you lost your vital data due to accidental formatting of hard drive and looking to restore formatted data? Then just go ahead and use this formatted data recovery program to unformat data from formatted hard drive of your system. It is capable to bring back data lost due to formatting by using third party tools, MBR corruption, etc. These reasons make you suffer from data loss condition.
Let us have a look at scenarios resulting in formatting of hard drive:
- Bad sectors on hard drive: This is the topmost scenario causing data loss. Bad sectors are nothing but sectors of a computer hard disk that cannot read data due to its damage. The bad sectors occur due to frequent power failure of a computer resulting in loss of data.
- Changing file system: The file system conversion is also a one of the major scenarios for data loss on hard disk. Whenever you try to change file system from FAT 16 to FAT 32, while doing so if any interruption like the sudden shutdown of the system occurs, it results in conversion errors. During this time you have only one option that is formatting of drive, making you to face a situation like file loss.
- Formatting of drive during OS installation: Suppose you are installing a new operating system to your computer but prior to installation you need to select one particular drive for formatting. At that time, you may accidentally select one drive containing crucial files, if you do not have proper backup of such files then you may experience data loss situation.
- Formatting of the hard drive when it is full: In some cases, the hard drive is full there is no space for storing new files on it.But instead of deleting useless files from it because of your laziness and to save valuable time you might format hard drive resulting in important data loss existing on it.
When you face any of the above mentioned situations then you need to use this software to retrieve files from formatted hard drive. This tool is able to bring back data lost from hard drives of different types like SATA, SCSI and IDE of different popular brands such as Hitachi, Maxtor, Toshiba, Samsung, etc. It has the ability to rescue data lost from RAID 0, RAID 1 and RAID 5 formatted partitions.
This utility has the ability to bring back data from formatted external drives like USB drive, FireWire drives, etc. without difficulty. This software is capable to recover data from FAT 16, FAT 32, HFS+, HFSX, ExFAT, NTFS 5, NTFS formatted drives / volumes. This utility will bring back data on Windows XP, 2000, Vista, 2003, 2007, 2008 and also Mac machine of versions Lion, Leopard, Snow Leopard, etc.