How to Restore Partition from External Hard Drive

March 10, 2017 Off By Tom

In general, an external hard drive is storage device used for transferring data among different systems and preserving important files as backup. These devices are portable in nature, operates on multiple systems, rate of data transfer is high and so on. Like internal hard drive, external HD can also be segmented into divisions known as partitions. The entire information about different partitions will be stored on partition table present in external hard drive.

There are chances of losing partitions from external hard drive due to many circumstances. Let us take an instance, wherein you have three different segments on your external hard drive in order to maintain data in organized way. Now, you want one more for saving other multimedia files due to which you want to resize existing partitions for creating new one. During this partitioning process, your system might terminate suddenly because of power cut. After regaining power, when you access external hard drive again to continue the process, you find one of your partitions is missing from external hard drive. In such situations, along with partition complete data present in it will also be lost from external HD.

Now, how to restore missing external hard drive partition will be your next question?

Recovering partition from external hard drive is not at all a big issue, if you’re opting recovery tool like Remo Recover. This software has built in scanning algorithms for restoring partition from external hard drive at the earliest. The utility scans the entire drive by skipping bad sectors and creates the exact replica of your external hard drive using “create disk image” option and then recovers the data. It can retrieve data from corrupted, damaged, inaccessible, formatted, reformatted external hard drive in simple steps.

This tool can also recover deleted or lost files from FAT16, FAT32, ExFAT, NTFS, NTFS5, HFS and even HFSX formatted partitions of your external hard drives. It can also be used to restore data from the partitions of your inbuilt hard drives or from USB drives, flash memory cards, iPods, XD cards, SD cards and from other storage devices. This application is compatible on all the latest versions of both Windows and Mac operating systems.

Other unique features of Remo Recover which comes very handy!!!

  • Saves the disk space by allowing the user to compress the recovered files into ZIP archive
  • Preview option permits the user to view recovered files before storing them on particular destination