Tutorial to Retrieve Photos from Formatted Hard Drive

Summary: To restore deleted photos from formatted hard drive always perplex some of us. If you ar feeling regretful for formatting hard drive which stores all your precious photos, here a step-by-step tutorial article will tell you the way how retrieve deleted photos from formatted hard drive.

Help: I lost photos from the formatted hard disk drive

I intended to clear partition by format after my computer was attacked by Panda Burning Incense and the antivirus software was disabled at that time. Actually it's a good method to save my machine, but I didn't notice that My Document actually was under partition D; I thought it would be safe to my document, so I pressed "OK" after the warning shown.

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It was too late when I found all my photos of my family and friends were totally deleted with My Document by myself. I regretted enormously and hated the virus when I failed to retrieve deleted photos. And no methods such as re-format and system restore really worked.

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Method to Retrieve Deleted Photos from Formatted Hard Drive

Method 1. Google solutions online.
You can search in Google so to find out a method to retrieve deleted photos from formatted hard drive without any data loss.

Mehtod 2. Take computer and get hard disk restored at data recovery service center.
You may lose photos or disappear forever there with a big bunch of money.

Method 3. Use photo recovery software .
Many people recommend photo recovery software in articles and threads in forums about deleted photos recovery. EaseUS disk recovery software supports to preview photos without any data loss.
It's compatible with all Windows systems inlcuding Windows 10/8/7/XP etc and supports all hard disk partitions and external hard drives such as Seagate, SanDisk, Toshiba etc.

Recover deleted photos from hard disk drive within 3 steps

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard, professional photo recovery software, search and retrieve lost photos due to format, deletion or partition loss from many kinds of storage media such as hard drive, External(Removable) hard drive, USB flash drive, digital camera, memory stick, SD card, etc. under Windows. Here are the steps to retrieve deleted photos from formatted hard drive as I performed.

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard. Select "Graphics" and click "Next" button to start your picture recovery job.

Choose the file types you want to retrieve from formatted hard drive

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 lost pictures.

Scan the selected partition to retrieve deleted photos from formatted hard drive

Step 3. After scan, you can preview all the listed recoverable picture 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.

Preview and retrieve deleted photos from formatted hard drive

Data Recovery Wizard is not only software used to retrieve deleted photos from formatted hard drive, but also could be used to retrieve office document, video, music, email, etc. under Windows.

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