Have you accidentally formatted hard drive of Windows 8 PC? Want to get back files and folders from formatted hard drive?
Well, many of us come across this kind of situation: where you formatted hard drive mistakenly instead of formatting some other drive. If you facing similar problem, then stop getting annoyed and read this article to know how to restore back data from formatted HDD.
In order to overcome above mentioned scenarios, it’s suggested to maintain proper backup of important data in external drive. In case if you forget to maintain proper backup, then no need to panic. Because when files are formatted from the hard drive, don’t come to a conclusion that the data is erased completely. Formatting just removes files from the File Allocation Table and marks the space as free. But users cannot access those files as the entry of the files in the file system is removed. However, until the computer uses that free space, the files are still there and can be recovered easily by making use of a reliable recovery tool. Remo Windows Recovery Software is one such tool, which assists to restore back files from formatted Windows 8 HDD in few mouse clicks.
Remo Windows Recovery Software to restore data from formatted HDD
Remo Recover Software designed with advanced features to recover Windows 8 formatted hard drive with utmost ease. Tool repeatedly scans each and every bit of data from the hard drive to retrieve files from formatted Windows 8 hard drive. Apart from recovering files from formatted hard drive; the application retrieves files from crashed hard drive and also from corrupted HDD as well. The tool can identify more than 300 file types including audio, video, documents, ZIP archives, spreadsheets etc from formatted HDD.
The tool is not only limited to recover data on hard drive, it can even restore data from SATA / SCSI / IDE hard drives, SD, XD, MMC flash memory cards, external USB drives, FireWire Drives, iPods etc. in a quick and easy manner. The tool comes with simple user interface which guides throughout the entire process to get back formatted data. Even if you are not tech savvy, the process can be easily understood with the help of its user friendly interface.
Additional features of Remo Recover Software
- Restore data even when the hard drive does not boot
- Allows you to create Disk Image files to bypass bad sectors and later retrieve data from these disk image files
- The recovered files are sorted on the basis of file name, type, size and other file attributes and can be easily identified using its unique signature
- With the help of Find feature, required files can be located from huge data list by specifying their unique signatures like type, format, size etc.
- Allows you to save the recovery session in order to avoid re-scanning of HDD
- Helps to view all files before restoring them using Preview option
- Recovered data can be stored on any accessible storage media like external drives, USB drives, CDs, DVDs etc.
- In case, if the disk space is insufficient you can also compress the recovered files according to the available space and then store them
Reasons behind formatting Windows 8 PC:
Partitioning Drives: At times, during partitioning of Windows 8 hard drive to create separate partitions, you end up mistakenly by clicking on “format drive” option. This can lead to loss of entire data from that drive result in data loss.
Reinstalling / Upgrading Operating System: There might be instances; where you want to reinstalling Windows 8 OS due to unexpected technical issues. So, in order to overcome this problem, formatting of HDD is done.
Accidental formatting: On certain cases the Windows 8 users unknowingly end up performing format operation, after which entire data is lost from hard drive.
Format Errors: Sometimes while trying to access a hard drive you might encounter error messages asking you to format it. So in order to get access you will click on format option which results in loss of data
Well, there are lots of other reasons which results in formatting Windows 8 hard drive. But, you need not get worried, as it can be overcome by making use of Remo Windows Recovery Software on Windows 8 HDD and other latest versions of Windows OS.
Note: One thing to be kept in mind is, after accidentally or intentionally formatting hard drive, stop using it and don’t save any new files on the drive to prevent overwriting.