How to Recover Bad Hard Drive Data?

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.x and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion & Mavericks)

  • A bad hard drive can lead to loss of valuable personal data, which can be a traumatic event in this information age. Identifying the symptoms in advance can save your files before hard drive failure. Usually hard drives make noise, but when a hard drive goes bad you hear a loud, rhythmic clicking noise and your computer experiences occasional screen freeze. In addition, you may come across disappeared or altered files, odd error messages and your computer frequently requesting you to scan hard drive at boot up. These are the indications of bad hard drive that might fail or refuse to boot at any point of time leading to data inaccessibility. When your hard drive turns bad irrespective of the reason, you are more bothered about lost data that includes Microsoft Office documents, emails, photos, videos, songs, softwares, games, Zip archives and more stuff that you saved for years.

    But luckily hard drives give warning or show some symptoms before failing, this gives you a chance to detect a hard drive failure approaching in the near future, and to extract important data that might not already be backed up. But if hard drive goes bad all of a sudden i.e. stops working and leaving its data inaccessible, is there any hope of rescuing data from it? If so how? Yes you can, until your hard disk is recognized by the operating system and free of physical damages, you can easily bring back lost/inaccessible files by using excellent hard disk data revival software. This tool is built with powerful scan algorithms that scan your hard drive sector by sector and provides you the list of rescued files or folders after the resurgence of bad hard drive. To visit homepage click on this link

    Identifying hard drive failure in advance might save future headaches due to loss of data. Back up your hard drive data when you find any of the following abnormal behavior and error messages with your computer hard drive:

    • You hear high pitched humming, loud clicking or grinding noises coming from the drive due to crash of read/write head.
    • You get “Blue Screen of Death” error repeatedly on the computer when the Windows OS is having severe software or hardware conflicts.
    • Continuous re-booting of computer on its own due to hardware problems, overheating of the processor, bad drivers, frequent power variations, etc.
    • Your system keeps having frequent freezes or hangs up on account of various logical and physical failures of hard disk drive.
    • Error message “hard drive is  not formatted” when you start up your machine due to file system corruption, incorrect formatting, bad sectors, etc.
    • Error message: “boot drive or device not found or drive cannot be accessed” as a result of wrong BIOS setting, boot sector corruption, registry file corruption and other issues.
    • Error message: “Operating system not found or missing operating system” when the computer fails to load OS as a consequence of hard drive corruption, partition table corruption, bad sectors and so on.
    • Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

      When data becomes unreadable or lost due to a bad hard drive, you need to stop using it immediately. Download and install the demo version of hard disk data recovery tool on healthy Windows computer, connect your bad hard drive as an external hard drive, select it from the list of detected physical devices and follow few simple on screen instructions as shown by its user friendly interface to complete lost data resurgence from dead hard drive. You will can see the list of reclaimed files at the end of data rescue process. Utilize this revival results to measure and analyze the capabilities of this wonderful hard drive data resurgence software.

      Prominent features of hard drive data recovery software:

      • After losing data from dead HDD due to any of the above mentioned reasons, you can take the help of hard drive data rescuing software can be used to scan your entire bad hard drive to identify and bring back around 300 file types based on their unique file signatures.
      • Advanced hard disk data drive revival tool is capable of rescuing data from SATA hard drive along with SCSI, IDE hard drives and external hard drives
      • You can get back deleted, lost on inaccessible data from FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, NTFS5 or ExFAT partitions on Windows hard drive
      • It can bring back data from the hard drive when it goes bad irrespective of any manufacturer such as Seagate, Iomega, Hitachi, Western Digital, Maxtor, LaCie, Lexar, Toshiba and others without taking much time.
      • This hard drive resurgence utility will let you rescue data from HDD that won't boot after boot sector corruption, wrong BIOS setting, hard drive crash, bad sectors and other reasons in just couple of minutes.
      • Apart from hard drives, you will be able to get back lost/deleted files from USB drives, flash memory cards, iPods and FireWire Drives.
      • This software has got the potential to carry out data rescuing process from hard drive not initialized on Windows 7, XP, Vista, Server 2003 and Server 2008 operating systems to regain lost or inaccessible data files from the hard disk drive with utmost ease.
      • Hard drive data rescuing software works well on Windows 7, XP, Vista, Server 2003 and Server 2008 operating systems to rescue lost files from the bad hard disk drive.
      • Other than Windows, you can perform hard drive files rescue process on Mac OS X Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion operating systems in an efficient manner.

      Steps to reclaim hard drive after it turns bad:

      Step 1: Disconnect the bad hard drive from PC and connect it to another computer as a secondary storage device. Make sure hard disk data recovery software is installed on the computer to which the hard drive is connected. Launch the software and select "Recover Partitions/Drives" option from the main screen as shown in Figure 1

      Recover Bad Hard Drive - Select Partitions/Drives option

      Figure 1: Select Recover Partitions/Drives

      Requirements: Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

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      Step 2: Select "Partition Recovery" option from the next display screen. Select the bad hard drive from which you want to bring back lost data then click "Next" button to start scanning as shown in Figure 2

      Recover Bad Hard Drive - Select Hard Drive

      Figure 2: Select Bad Hard Drive

      Step 3: Once the scanning is completed, the software will display list of partitions that have been found. Select appropriate partitions from which you want to get back files then click "Next" button as shown in Figure 3

      Recover Bad Hard Drive - Select Partition

      Figure 3: Select Hard Drive Partition

      Step 4: After scanning is completed it displays a list of reclaimed files from bad hard disk drive under Data View on its display screen as shown in Figure 4

      Recover Bad Hard Drive - Recovered Data list

      Figure 4: List of Rescued Data

      Requirements: Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

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