How to restore lost or deleted hard disk drive partition?
Hard disk drive partition loss
When you could not see one of your hard disk drive partitions in Windows Disk Management, it means that partition might be lost, and the data store on them cannot be accessible, too. The hard disk drive partition lost may happened after operating system reinstallation, accidentally deletion, incorrect manipulation, and virus infection.
However, most hard disk drive partition loss issues are caused by partition table corruption. Partition table is a kind of system file which contains critical information about the hard disk drive partitions, including the start point and end point of hard disk drive partition, file system, name, size and other important information of hard disk drive partition. If one of hard disk drive partition is lost, how to restore lost hard disk drive partition becomes urgent. Don't worry. This article will talk about step-by-step instructions to restore data back from lost or missing partitions with EaseUS data recovery software.
Hard disk drive partition recovery tips: After the hard disk drive partition is lost, please don't create new partition on the unallocated space and write new data to this partition, otherwise, these operations will cause the lost partition overwritten.
Why can we restore lost hard disk drive partition?
Whether hard disk drive partition can be recognized by system or not depends on the partition table of partition. If partition table of hard disk drive partition is destroyed by virus or deleted accidentally, you will not see the partition you need in the Windows Disk Management. But in fact, the data is still there so the partitions are not actually lost. If the partition table are not severly damaged, you can use partition recovery software - EaseUS Partition Recovery to get lost partitions back.
But if it is badly damaged and very hard to get the whole partition back. Under this circumstance, you will need data recovery software to find all important data that you stored in the partitions. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Free Edition is a powerful data recovery tool that you can use to recover files from lost or deleted partition.
How to restore lost hard disk drive partition?
This software is designed to recover files from lost or deleted partition. The following is step-by-step instructions to restore lost hard disk drive partition.
Step 1. Launch EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard and select the file types you want to recover. Then click "Next" button to move to the next step.
Step 2. Select the disk where you lost your data and click "Scan" button, the software will quickly scan the selected disk to find all your target files. If you lost your partition, select "Lost Disk Drives" and "Scan" to continue the recovery process.
Step 3. After scan, you can preview all the listed recoverable files one by one and select out those you want. Then, click "Recover" button to get them back once. Here you should save all the recovered files on another disk to avoid data overwriting.
Following the above steps, you can easily restore files from lost or deleted hard disk drive partition.
Besides partition recovery, EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Free Edition can also do format recovery and deleted files recovery.