External Disk Recovery

We make use of our system hard drive to store all our necessary documents or files in it. But many of us know that whatever data that we store in our hard drives are unsafe. That is why we prefer to store all our vital data in a media such as an external hard disk. These external disks are gaining popularity all over the globe because of their exclusive features. Their portability and smaller size are the two distinguished features, which make them unique from any other hard drive. There are various other features of external hard drives which attract the mass. But, like any other hard disk external disks also fail many a times in protecting the important data that we store in them.

USB drive or any other external hard disk is not capable enough to fight corruption and most often data can be easily lost from them. The data corruption can take place due to various factors. One can lose highly crucial files or folders from their removable disks within fraction of seconds and remain shocked after losing such files. The problem of losing valuable data from external drives is not a new one. It is possible to overcome the data loss problem by using a reliable external disk data recovery tool which can quickly retrieve all your USB or other external disk data. Disk recovery tool is such a tool that is capable of performing external disk recovery within minutes.

Your external hard disk can get corrupt due to many causes such as virus invasion, sudden or improper ejection of the disk from the host device, error that takes place while transferring files from the disk to a computer or vice versa etc. These are the major factors, which lead to the loss of all the essential documents or files from the disks. A virus invasion can occur if you connect your external drive to a computer with no antivirus software installed in it. While copying files from the disk to the system you may lose all your disk data due to a malicious malware attack which can take place at any time if a powerful antivirus software is not installed and run in your system. Data loss in many situations take place due to the improper ejection of the drive. If the external disk is drawn abruptly from a host device without choosing the safe remove option then the chances of losing disk files are high. In these conditions you can utilize the disk recovery tool in order to recover disk data safely and efficiently.

Disk recovery tool is a powerful tool to recover data from corrupt external disks such as USB flash drive, USB thumb drive, USB memory stick, USB pen drives etc. This tool can not only recover data from external disks but it is also capable to restore data from laptop hard drive interfaces such as SATA, IDE, SCSI etc. One can use this effective software, to recover data from external hard drive of various brands like Seagate, Hitachi, etc.

In certain cases, due to corruption of boot sector, sudden power surge, presence of bad sectors, your hard drive does not boot and this state is termed as dead hard drive. But, using disk recovery tool, one can easily recover data from dead hard disk just within a couple of minutes.

You can use disk recovery tool to restore hard drive partitions such as NTFS, FAT16, FAT 32 etc. By using this utility you can retrieve popular media file types such as MOV, MP3, MP4, AVI etc. from any external drive. Disk recovery tool supports both Windows and Mac machines. You can also restore corrupt Mac hard drive by using disk recovery tool. Let us now go through the steps to restore external hard disk.

External Disk Recovery:

Follow the simple steps given below to recover your corrupt external hard drive

Step 1: Download and install disk recovery tool in your computer. Connect your USB or any other external disk to the system via a cable. Choose "Recover Partitions / Drives" from the main screen. Then from the next screen select "Formatted / Reformatted Recovery" option.

External Disk Recovery - Formatted / Reformatted Recovery

Figure 1: Formatted / Reformatted Recovery

Step 2: In this step choose a logical drive from the list of drives to recover data from that drive. This step will give rise to scanning process.

External Disk Recovery  - Select Drive

Figure 2: Select Drive

Step 3: As soon as the scanning process gets completed you will be able to view the list of recovered files. You can preview the recovered files types using "Preview" option.

Step 4: To save the scanned results click on "Save Recovery Session" option. Then you can purchase this software if you are fully satisfied with its performance. To load the previously saved recovery session first you need to activate disk recovery tool.

External Disk Recovery  - Save Recovery Session

Figure 4: Save Recovery Session