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Retrieve data from external hard drive

Posted by Abby Haines to Storage Media Recovery 2016-08-16

Summary

Free retrieve data from external hard drive with external hard drive recovery software for Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/2008/7 FAT and NTFS partition.

Data loss from external hard drive

External hard drives can crash or get data loss for a number of reasons. Did you encounter these following problems when you use an external hard drive? Your files disappear from the external hard drive without asking for your allowance; the file system of your external hard drive turns to be "RAW" and you cannot access your files. And your operations by mistake like format or deletion will cause data loss. However, if you have been suffering data loss from external hard drive, do not worry! We are in an age and where software can almost do everything. External hard drive recovery software has come as part of this age invention, with which you have the chance to retrieve data from external hard drive and give a new life to your lost file now!

How to retrieve data from external hard drive

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Professional is the fast and safe solution for you to retrieve data from external hard drive. This external hard drive recovery software solves all data loss problems - retrieve files emptied from Recycle Bin, or lost due to software crash, formatted or damaged external hard drive, virus attack, lost partition and other unknown reasons. It recovers data from formatted partitions with original file names and storage paths. Moreover, this data recovery software works well with dynamic disk, RAID and EXT2/EXT3 file system.

Please follow the way below to retrieve data from external hard drive:

Step 1. Connect the external hard drive to PC, launch EaseUS data recovery software, select the drive and click "Scan" to search for all the lost and existing files.

Retrieve data from external hard drive - select to scan the specific disk

Step 2. A quick scan will start first. After it completed, a deep scan will automatically launch in order to find more files.

Retrieve data from external hard drive - run quick scan and deep scan

Step 3. After scan, preview all the listed recoverable files (only Word documents, text, photos and emails are supported) and choose those you want. Finally, click "Recover" button to retrieve them back from the external drive. Here, you'd better save all the recovered files on a different drive or device in case of data recovery failure.

Selectively retrieve data from external hard drive

You can download the external hard drive software now with the detailed instructions to have a fair idea whether your lost files can be recovered from your external hard drive or not. Apart from recovering lost files from external hard drive, EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard also supports recovering files from internal hard drive, hardware RAID, CF Cards, SD and Memory Cards, etc.

You also have another choice and watch our Youtube Video guide.