Data Recovery after Formatting a Hard Drive

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Restoring Data from a Formatted HDD


Can data be recovered after formatting a hard drive? Usually this kind of questions arises in the mind of users those who have lost their important files after intentionally or unintentionally formatting their computer hard drive.

After formatting a hard drive, just only the pointer pointing to the files stored in that drive will be removed, the actual files are still intact at their original location. Now, the question is “is there any way to recover data from a formatted hard drive”. Yes, an easy way to recover data from a formatted hard drive is by using Remo Recover software. Before going to know steps for recovering data using this tool, it is important to know scenarios that lead to data loss from a hard drive.

  • Accidental Formatting
  • Occurrence of format error message like “Disk in the drive not formatted, do you want to format now?” After the occurrence of such error message, apart from formatting a drive there is no other way to access a drive
  • File system corruption
  • Hard drive corruption due to malware or virus attacks, bad sectors, abrupt system shutdown, etc.

After the occurrence of the above mentioned data loss scenarios, your question would be can data be recovered from a formatted hard drive. An ultimate solution for a question like how to recover my data from formatted hard disk is obtained by utilizing Remo Recover application. You can even use this data recovery software after quick format task done on various storage drives like thumb drive, flash drive, memory card, and many more.

Features of Remo Recover Application:

  • Remo Recover is an ultimate choice that can recover different types of files like compressed files, images, videos, audio files, word documents, PPT files, and many more
  • A team of professionals has designed this software in such a way that your formatted drive gets scanned faster and file recovery time will be available in no time
  • It is proficient enough in recovering files from different types of hard drive interfaces like SATA, PATA, SCSI, and IDE
  • This application is compatible over different versions of Windows operating system such as Windows 10, Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, Windows Server 2003 and 2008, Windows 2000, etc.
  • It is an optimum solution for a question like how to recover deleted files from external hard drive after formatting. Not only from external hard drive, but also it recovers data from pen drive, memory card, flash drive, FireWire drive, and other removable storage devices with great ease
  • All the recovered files can be compressed to reduce the disk space
  • In demo version itself, you can preview the recovered files in either File Type View or Data View
  • It helps in sorting the recovered files on the basis of file name, type, size and date

With all these and more outstanding features of Remo Recover utility, data recovery after formatting a hard drive is a walk in the park task!

Steps to Recover Data from a Formatted Hard Disk:

Step 1: Install and run Remo Recover software on your computer and select “Recover Partitions” option from main screen. Next, immediately the tool shows the logical and physical disks available in the system. Choose the appropriate disk and click "Scan" button

Can Data be Recovered after Formatting a Hard Drive - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step 2: Now, Remo Recover scans the disk to find all its partitions that are currently present and that were present before formatting the disk. Once scanning is finished, it shows all the found partitions with their file systems. Choose the formatted partition which you want to recover and click "Scan" button to start the recovery process

How to Recover Deleted Files from External Hard Drive after Formatting - Choose Formatted Partition

Figure B: Choose Formatted Partition

Step 3: The software scans the formatted partition to extract all its files. Upon the completion of scanning and recovery process, it shows the recovered files list in "Data View", and "File Type View"

How to Recover My Data from Formatted Hard Disk - Recovered Data View

Figure C: Recovered Data View

Step 4: At the end of successful recovery process, you can preview the recovered files by right clicking on the file and selecting Preview from the displayed options.

Is There Any Way to Recover Data from a Formatted Hard Drive - Preview Recovered Files

Figure D: Preview Recovered Files

Step 5: Finally, if you are satisfied with the recovery results of the tool, then purchase the licensed edition of the tool and save the recovered files

Can Data be Recovered after Formatting a Hard Drive - Save Recovered Data

Figure E: Save Recovered Data