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Recover Files with Free Linux Data Recovery Software

Updated on Oct 18, 2018 by Abby Haines to Data Recovery Solution


Now, Windows is the most common used Operating System among the users around the world. Compare with Windows, Linux is less popular. But there are also some users use it for certain reasons. Then here a problem comes out. How can you recover your data in Linux when an unexpected data loss disaster happens? Please don't worry even if you have no idea how to do the job. In this article, we will introduce you a reliable free Linux data recovery software and teach you how to recover lost Ext2/Ext3.

Download EaseUS free Linux data recovery software to rescue your files

The EXT2 and EXT3 are the most common Linux file system. When you get your important data files lost in Linux and want to get them back, you should find a reliable Linux data recovery software. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Free Edition is recommended. The program can easily unformat file or perform partition recovery to rescue your data.

Data loss cases that EaseUS free Linux data recovery software supports:

  • Files deleted from Linux volumes.
  • Data loss after formatted the Linux drives.
  • Files removed by using Shift Delete keys.
  • Data loss after reinstalling the OS.
  • Linux partitions gone corrupted due to super block or group descriptor corruption.
  • Linux volumes gone damaged.
  • Data loss due to bad sectors on the Linux HDD.
  • Data recovery in any logical data lost scenario.

Steps to recover files with EaseUS free Linux data recovery software

EaseUS free Linux data recovery software for Ext2/Ext3 provides the best solution to do free Linux data recovery on the Ext2/Ext3 partition for you. Now you can download the Linux data recovery freeware and follow the guide below to rescue your lost files from Ext2/Ext3 hard drive partition.

Keep Noted:

  • First, please keep in your mind that once you lost files, stop using the device or folder immediately.
  • Second, try to find the lost files in your Recycle Bin if the lost files were saved on the desktop.
  • Third, turn to the professional file recovery software for help if nothing is found.

Step 1. Connect your device to PC.

If you lost files on an external storage device, connect the storage device to your computer firstly.

Step 2. Run this software and scan the lost file.

Run EaseUS file recovery software - Data Recovery Wizard on your PC, specify the location where you lost files and click "Scan" to scan those lost files.

Run data recovery software.

Step 3. Preview and restore file.

After the scanning, you can find and double-click to preview your lost files here:

  • Delete Files: All your deleted files are listed here.
  • Drive (with your device name): It loads all lost files here.
  • Lost Partition Files: Check first if your hard drive is formatted or partition gets deleted.
  • Extra Files: All files that lost names or paths on your drive can be found here.
Scan and find lost files.

Step 4. Choose and restore files.

Finally, select the found files, click "Recover" and navigate to save them to a secure location on your PC or another external storage device.

Restore lost files.