How to Recover Data from Portable Hard Drive?

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About Data Loss in Portable Hard Drive

The portable HDD commonly known as external hard drive, extensively used by many people as a backup storage device as they are convenient to use and available at lowest price. The computer performance is highly increased when you use portable drive because notable amount of free storage space is created over internal hard drive which helps in longevity of storage gadgets. Regardless of their advantages, reasonably you may notify the trouble they make, because data loss in a portable hard disk is unavoidable.

How can you lose your data from portable hard disk drive?

  • Virus attack: Of course, Mac OS X are highly secured but Macintosh system might also get infected by harmful virus attacks such as phishing attacks, some online frauds or Trojan horses. Due to which valuable data from your portable drive may go missing.
  • Accidental file deletion or format: The most common reason behind data lost are human mistakes. Many times user may mistakenly delete healthy file or format the wrong drive instead of the required drive that wipes out entire data.
  • Critical file system structures loss or corruption: If your portable hard disks suffer from logical injury because of file system corruption then this could be the prospect for vital data loss from your external disk.
  • Damage due to a power failure or surge: When using external drive on Macintosh system to transfer important files and system turn off suddenly due to power failure often leads to data loss.

Any of the above circumstances is dangerous to the data stored in portable hard drive. So, its good to backup your crucial data files. If you do not have any backup then don't panic! Still you can restore lost data by using suitable hard drive data recovery application.

What next after losing data from your portable hard drive?

Once you face loss of data from portable hard disk, the most important thing to do is stop using that drive to prevent overwriting of the erased data. They are more chances for retrieving deleted data on external drive, if you perform data recovery quickly. Avoid opening and checking the hard drive on your own because it needs proper dust free, static free environment to recover data from portable hard drive.

Perfect external hard drive data recovery software - Remo Recover...!

Remo Recover wizard is highly recommended by many IT experts that provides an optimal solution to recover data from portable hard drive. Irrespective of data loss scenarios like Interruption during data transfer from external hard drive, unintentionally formatted portable hard disk, deleted data due to file system error or trapped in dreadful virus attack, this toolkit easily rescue data from external hard drive.

Key features of Remo Hard Drive Recovery tool:

  • The tool comes in free demo edition that recovers all your data from portable hard disk, and avails a free preview of the recovered files before saving
  • Demo edition has an advanced feature "Save Recovery Session" to save the entire data recovery process. So that you can stop the recovery process, and continue it later from where you left the process, and start the recovery process afain with "Open Recovery Session" option without re-scanning the drive again.
  • Supports data recovery from damaged external drives of various brands like Sony, Seagate, Samsung, LaCie and many more.
  • Different file formats such as documents, photos, audios, videos, RAW data files, etc. are also recoverable using this wizard.
  • It has the ability to restore data from portable hard drive that contains bad sectors by creating Disk Images.
  • To check the efficiency of Remo Recover software, download demo version of this program and run to recover data from portable device. If you’re satisfied with the obtained result then buy the full licensed version to save the recovered data on your computer.



Steps to recover data from portable hard drive using Remo Recover software: -

Step1: Install and run Remo Recover application on your Mac and select “Recover Drives / Volumes” option from main screen.

Recover Data from Portable Hard Drive  - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step2: From the next window select either “Volume Recovery” or “Formatted / Reformatted Recovery” option.

Recover Data from Portable Hard Disk - Select Suitable Option

Figure 2: Select Suitable Option

Step3: After that select the portable hard disk volume from where you which you want to recover data and click “Next” button to begin scanning process.

Recover Data from Portable Device - Select Portable Hard Drive

Figure 3: Select Portable Hard Drive

Step4: After completion of scanning process you can view list of recovered data in two different views which are “File Type View” and “Data View”.

Recover Data from Portable HDD - Recoverable Data

Figure 4: Recoverable Data

Step5: Finally make use of “Save Recovery Session” option to avoid rescanning of hard drive in future and save restored data to any location accessible to host computer.

Recover Data from Portable Drive - Save Recovery Session

Figure 5: Save Recovery Session