Recover Formatted Data From Sony Laptop

Posted by: Leo Mccoy

Retrieve formatted data from Sony laptop

Sony is one of the leading companies in market that design and produce wide range of laptops models like Sony VAIO, Sony Ultrabook, and Sony Flip Series, which are suitable for all kind of users like kids, students, and professionals. Sony laptop comes with great performance and reliability. As its popularity is increasing, these laptops are preferred by many users. With this kind of increase in number of Sony laptop users, the chance of data lose is increased. There are many circumstances that lead to data loss from Sony laptop. Here is one which you might come across.

“I formatted my Sony laptop running on Windows, to make more free space to get rid from junk files. Unfortunately, I forgot to take a back up of my important files. I want to restore formatted data from Sony laptop. I need those files back in the same format, in which I have saved on my system. Is there any way to retrieve formatted data from Sony laptop? “ 

Yes, with Remo Recover you can easily regain formatted data from Sony laptop. This fast recovery tool is designed and developed to recover any kind of data loss. This software will get back your all lost data in almost no time. It is capable of identifying file types up to 300 like image files, audio files, video file, and documents etc.

Remo Recover supports data recovery from FAT 16, FAT 32, NTFS, and NTFS5 formatted partition/Volumes, which increases the possibilities of restoring formatted data from Sony laptop. This software can recover formatted data from SATA, IDE, SCSI, Flash memory, and Memory cards. Remo Recover supports Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Window 8.

Few more features of Remo Recover:

  • Its fast procedure consumes less time to scan drive
  • This software is developed with complex algorithm to recover lost data
  • It also recovers deleted files, corrupt files, and missing files
  • It can recover formatted data from Sony laptop / reformatted Sony laptop hard disk drives
  • It does not change the content of original file
  • Recovered data can be viewed as “Data Type / File Type” for ease
  • This software allow you to save the recovery session to avoid re-scan
  • It comes with an option to sort the recovered data based on name, date, size, and file type
  • With “smart scan” option, you can able to find missing files in earlier scan
  • Recovered data can either be saved to external hard drive or CD/DVD

Avoid these things after formatting:

  • Do not install or copy data to formatted hard disk, which will decrease the possibilities of data recovery
  • Reformatting the formatted partition might lead to data overwriting


Follow these steps to get back formatted data from Sony laptop:

Step1: Download and install Remo Recover (Windows) and run it. Click on “Recover Drives”.

retrieve formatted data from sony laptop - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step2: Select “Formatted / Reformatted Recovery” option.

restoring formatted data from sony laptop - Formatted/Reformatted Recovery

Figure B: Formatted/Reformatted Recovery

Step3: Choose the drive from which you want to recover data and click on “Next”..

recover formatted data from sony laptop - Select Drive

Figure C: Select Drive

Step4: After successful scan, you can choose “Data Type View/File Type View”.

regain formatted data from sony laptop - List of Recovered Data

Figure D: List of Recovered Data

Step 5: Save recovered session, to avoid re-scan.

restore formatted data from sony laptop - Save Recovery Session

Figure 5: Save Recovery Session