Get Data Back for NTFS | Best NTFS Data Recovery Software to Get Data Back

EaseUS NTFS file recovery software enables you to effectively recover deleted, formatted or lost files from NTFS or FAT hard drive partition in Windows 11/10/8/7 etc systems. If you want to get lost data back from NTFS/FAT partition, relax and just let this NTFS file recovery software help. If your NTFS partition itself is lost, you can also get back the NTFS partition.

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Overview - What Is NTFS and Main Topic of Article

NTFS (short for New Technology File System) is the standard file system of Windows NT, including its later versions Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, and Windows 7, 8, and 10. It supersedes the FAT file system as the preferred file system for Microsoft's Windows operating systems. 

NTFS has become more and more popular. However, data loss issues like converting raw to NTFS partitions also have a rapid rise even if you take every precaution to avoid it. This article will give you a reliable solution to get lost data back from NTFS drives.

To get data back for NTFS, if your NTFS partition is existing, we recommend you using EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard to recover data in Part 1. Or if you lost NTFS partition, EaseUS Partition Recovery is your first choice in Part 2.

Part 1. How to Get Data Back from NTFS Hard Drive Partition

Do you think it's difficult to get data back from NTFS partition because of the advantages of the NTFS file system? Nowadays, it's quite easy to achieve the aim of NTFS hard drive recovery software. Much professional data recovery software can get data back for NTFS. Millions of search results will appear if you google "get data back for NTFS".

After a long time seeking and experience, I recommend you try professional NTFS disk data recovery software - EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard to get data back from NTFS volumes. Now, you can use EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Professional to get data back from an NTFS partition if the partition itself wasn't lost. Just follow the below tutorial to get data back from NTFS/FAT hard drive partition now:

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Step 1. Select the partition to scan

Launch EaseUS data recovery software, select the existing partition where stored the lost files and click "Scan".

find the existing partition

Step 2. Check the scanning results

When the scan completes, you can apply the "Filter" feature or the "Search files or folders" button to find the lost files on the existing drive.

scan the existing partition

Step 3. Recover wanted data

Select all desired data and click "Recover" to restore files from existing partitions. Do not save the files to the partition where you lost the data.

Save found partition data

Part 2. How to Restore NTFS Partition

What if you lost NTFS partition itself? If you accidentally deleted the whole NTFS partition, you can turn to EaseUS Partition Recovery. It can easily recover deleted or lost partition. It supports all kinds of partitions including FAT, NTFS, Ext2, and Ext3 volumes in Windows.


Step 1: Run EaseUS Partition Recovery on your PC.

Select the disk or device where you lost partition(s), click "Scan" to continue.

Select disk to scan lost partition.

Step 2: Wait for the scanning process to complete.

Let the program scan the selected disk and find the lost partition(s).

Scan lost partition.

Step 3: Preview and restore the lost partition(s).

Double-click on the partition which is marked as "Lost" with "Good" recoverability.

Preview lost partition

Preview the content of the lost partition. Click "OK" and click "Proceed" to start restoring the lost partition.

Select found partition to restore.

Step 4: Click "Recover Now" to finish the partition recovery process.

Note: If the program warns you that there is a conflict, back up the listed partition with essential data to an external hard drive first. Then execute the final operation to restore your lost partition.

Finish partition recovery.

People Also Ask of Getting Data Back

To help you gain a better understanding of NTFS data recovery and EaseUS data recovery software, I have listed some related questions.

1. Can you get data back from a formatted drive?

Yes, you can. When you accidentally or intentionally format a drive in Windows Explorer, Windows Disk Management or Command Prompt DiskPart before creating a backup, take it easy, EaseUS data recovery software comes in handy.

2. Can you recover a deleted partition?

Yes, you can. You can recover deleted partition with EaseUS Partition Recovery. This software recovers deleted or lost partition. It supports all kinds of partitions including FAT, NTFS, Ext2 and Ext3 volumes in Windows.

3. What if the partition becomes RAW?

If you have tried to recover data from the partition, you can then ask for manual repair help to solve your problem.

Do You Need Specialized Data Recovery Services?
You may need further help for tough data loss situations like reformatting drive, RAW disk, partition loss, repartition failures, and system boot error. Consult with EaseUS Data Recovery Experts for cost-efficient one-on-one manual recovery service. They could offer the following services after FREE diagnosis:
1. Unformat the drive
2. Repair the RAID, RAW disk or operating system
3. Recover lost partition (the one that cannot be recovered by software)

4. How to fix a corrupted partition table?

When the table on a disk corrupted, you can't use or access the saved data in partition anymore. To fix it, you should do the following things. 

  • Initialize disk in Disk Management.
  • Recover data from unallocated space
  • Create partitions on the unallocated disk
  • Rebuild MBR

5. What is NTFS and its new features?

NTFS is the abbreviation of New Technology File System. NTFS has several improvements over FAT and HPFS (High-Performance File System) such as improved support for metadata and the use of advanced data structures to improve performance, reliability, and disk space utilization, plus additional extensions such as security access control lists (ACL) and file system journaling.

6. What is GetDataBack and how to use GetDataBack?

If you search for "get data back", the search engine will show you a couple of answers including data recovery software - name called GetDataBack. GetDataBack is a useful data recovery software available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. It supports Windows NTFS, FAT12, FAT16, FAT32, exFAT, among others.

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Simple steps to use GetDataBack:

  • Launch GetDataBack.
  • Choose the drive which you want to recover data by using GetDataBack.
  • Click the file system. Choose folder and then select file. Click Copy.
  • Choose save path and click OK.


If you lost data on an NTFS partition and your NTFS still existing, you can refer to Part 1. If you lost NTFS partition itself, you can refer to Part 2. EaseUS provides you with reliable solutions whenever you are faced with a problem. By the way, it's important to create a backup to protect your data in advance.

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