Data Recovery Disk Not Formatted

Posted by: Leo Mccoy

Recover Data after Drive Not Formatted Error

Computers have become mandatory to everyone these days and they are used in all sectors like bank finance, health care, IT, etc. Sometimes as computer users you might have encountered the errors like “Disk not formatted, do you want to format it now”, “Disk is not ready needs to be formatted”, “Device cannot be accessed, needs to be formatted”, etc. These errors are because of sudden power failures, virus attacks, etc. At those situations you must format that drive in order to regain access; as a result you will lose valuable data preserved in it. Are you are worried about those format errors? Have you lost your essential data? Don’t know, how to get back your formatted data? Don’t worry!! You can get back your formatted data with the help of recovery tools.

As soon as you meet this error you may format the disk, after formatting the disk perform data recovery process as early as possible in order to increase the chances of retrieving data with the help of any data restoration utilities.

Some other scenarios where you might lose data because of disk format error are listed below: -

  • Using same flash storage mediums on different devices will lead to disk format error and causes data loss scenario
  • File system corruption of a logical drive will leads to disk need to be formatted error and results in severe data loss
  • If MBR(Master Boot Record) gets corrupted it might cause disk format error and which in turn leads to loss of valuable data
  • In case your USB drive is infected by harmful viruses, then if you connect an external USB drive to PC it may throw disk format errors
  • Other reasons may include software conflicts, hardware malfunctioning, improper handling of devices, etc. which causes loss of crucial data

Recover Data Drive Not Formatted

Remo Recover is Powerful software to retrieve data from disks that are facing the error warning “Disk not formatted” without any difficulty. This software encloses well built-in highly advanced data recovery algorithms that perform rigorous scanning of formatted data. It supports to retrieve data from various format errors and works with 100% success rate. It is highly compatible with all major Windows Operating System like Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows XP, Windows XP, Windows 7 and Windows 8. Remo Recover software is quick enough to recover data from disks facing format errors in just couple of minutes.

Marvelous features of Remo Recover software are: -

  • Helps you to recover data from RAID0, RAID1 and RAID5 array
  • The advanced recovery tool is smart enough to recover formatted hard drive with folder structure without causing any disturbance
  • Provides preview option to view recovered data prior to data restoration
  • “Save Recovery Session” option enables you to avoid rescanning of the drive
  • Supports to recover data from hard drives, flash drives, USB drives, etc. without any difficulties

Safety Measures: -

  • Install good antivirus software to secure devices from harmful virus infections, that leads to format errors
  • Avoid improper handling of devices and installation of unreliable third party applications to prevent data loss
  • Soon after encountering the error “disk need to be formatted” perform recovery of data using reliable data recovery tool
  • Avoid usage of same flash storage drives in different devices because that may cause disk format error which causes loss of vital data

Steps to recover data from drive that has encountered with format error using Remo Recover software: -

Step1: Install and run Remo Recover software on your computer and select “Recover Drives” option from main screen.

Disk Not Formatted Recovery - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step2: On the next screen select “Formatted/ Reformatted Recovery” option to proceed with recovery.

Disk Not Formatted Recovery - Formatted/Reformatted Recovery

Figure B: Formatted/Reformatted Recovery

Step3: Then select drive from where you want to recover data and click “Next” button to begin scanning process.

Disk Not Formatted Recovery - Select Drive

Figure C: Select Drive

Step4: Once scanning process is over you can view list of recovered data in two types of views which are “File Type View” and “Data View”.

Disk Not Formatted Recovery - List of Recovered Data

Figure D: List of Recovered Data

Step 5: Finally you can save the recovery session for future use, to avoid re-scanning of the drive.

Disk Not Formatted Recovery - Save Recovery Session

Figure 5: Save Recovery Session