Recover Lost Files from Formatted Hard Drive

Jinx, I just formatted my drives and I haven’t taken the backup data for future use. I lost all my memorable pictures, my favorite movie collection, and my official documents. Now how could I recover formatted hard drive?

What a mess!!… If you are thinking that you are the only one who faces such an issue then let me tell you one thing ”You are not the only one”. This has now become general scenario among all the working professional and individual user. As every one of us experienced such a mess once in our life. But, now it won’t last long as you are at right page in search of solution of your problem. Generally, in order to retrieve all the data by recover formatted drive is a kind of feasible activity. Actually, while deletion of any particular file or data only pointer of that file gets deleted and so system couldn’t find that particular file’s pointer and so we couldn’t see the existence of that file. So, in absence of those pointers we couldn’t be able to access those data as we don’t have their address in memory.

Quick Format Recovery is a well-known recovery software which helps us in recovering data from formatted hard drives. This program follows advanced data recovery algorithm to read each and every data sector directly on hard disk bypassing the file system. In this way, it ensures effective, efficient and hassle free process to recover formatted hard disk drive. We can use this utility for recovering data after quickly formatting the hard drive on any of our Windows or Mac system. This tool recovers all types of data like pictures, audio clips, video clips, text files, and so on.

Some scenarios responsible for losing data from hard drive:

  • Accidental Format:We usually feel helpless upon format option when we are trying to do some other operations on drive, but end up with formatting the drive. Accidental formatting can also happen when we wish to format D: partition, but unfortunately selects E: partition and apply format option.
  • Virus Attack:Virus or malware program are unwanted programs which are usually capable to make undesired changes on hard drive and data that saved over it. These unwanted programs usually intrude within system hard drive via USB storage devices or different websites that are visited by us. These programs can write itself over different application programs or system critical files and make them corrupt. These programs may corrupt file system of hard disk partitions then each of the files present on hard disk drive get unreadable or may act abnormally.
  • Bad Sectors:One of the general case which is responsible for formatting the hard disk. Due to some bad sectors the hard drive file system may corrupts and hence it won’t give any response to user. It may occur physically and logically. While physical corruption can’t be fixed, but logical bad sector can be fixed by formatting. Once hard drive becomes inaccessible, then only way to get further access of drive is by formatting.
  • Abrupt Removal of Hard Drive:Just imagine, we want to remove our external Hard disk drives safely which is connected to computer or laptop, and we need to follow proper removal procedure. But, in case we don’t apply proper steps of removal then there could have strong possibilities that external hard drive file system may get corrupted.
  • Sudden Power Surge:While working on our system hard disk partition, we might experience power surge. Due to this power failure hard drive will get turned off in an abrupt way. Sometime, this type of power surge results in corruption of hard disk drive. So, better use any backup support for power failure say, UPS (Uninterrupted Power Supply) which results safe and smooth running under power failure.
  • Improper OS Re-Installation:Now, while re-installing any new operating system on hard disk drive, it might unfortunate that we select different drive to format and ultimately loses all our precious data. So, we do care about these silly, but basic things while re-installation of OS instantly.

How this software ease the recovery process of formatted hard drive?

Quick Format Recovery is also use to help user at each and every step of recovery process by giving them proper guidelines. After getting the list of recovered file user can arrange all the file according to their desire, likewise with its sorting techniques user can sort the list as per their name, size, type, or extension etc. Furthermore, this utility tool can be used in recovering data from different hard drive brands like Samsung, Moser Baer, A-Data, Seagate, SanDisk, Transcend, Kingston, Buffalo, WD, Sony, and much more. Follow the link to know more about installation of software to recover formatted USB drives.

It provides compatibility to function on different Windows and Mac OS like Windows 2000, Windows ME, Windows server 2003, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and other Mac OS like Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks and Yosemite. With Quick Format Recovery, all the recovered files get fitted under less memory space as compared to their usual size. As per our needs we can easily make use of this software on different file systems such as FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, NTFS5, Ext FAT, HFSX, HFS+, etc. we can even use this software to recover hard drive which is not booting due to some reason. For this, firstly we need to connect corrupted hard drive to other system and then leave the rest of process to this software.

Steps for Precautions:

  • Install updated Antivirus: It is advisable to have an updated anti-virus program on your laptop or computer, so that your system is well guarded by viruses, malwares and other threats which may enter to your system from different sources like internet, USB drives, etc.
  • Use of “Eject” Option: To remove your external hard drive from attached system, by using “Eject” option. This simple process should be followed strictly in order to avoid hard drive corruption which may cause due to improper ejection.
  • Recheck Before Formatting: Always recheck name of drive to ensure that you don’t format any other partition which should not be formatted. As it may cause data loss for you.
  • Make a Habit of Taking Backup:Data loss is unexpected and also inevitable so keep a habit to take backup of all your important files in different storage devices. So, later on you can use it to recover your lost data during any unfortunate case.

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