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Undelete Bootable CD

Updated on Nov 20, 2018 by Abby Haines to Data Recovery Solution

Summary

Run EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard from a undelete boot CD /DVD /USB disk by using WinPE to recover your deleted data.

What is the undelete boot CD?

Accidentally deleted important files and the computer failed to boot? Stop your work immediately and boot from a recovery CD to maximize your chances to undelete files successfully. Don't write anything to the disk that holds the deleted files, and don't download anything from the Internet as the files you download can just overwrite the deleted data! The faster you boot your PC from recovery boot CD, the better your chances to get the files back are.

Just because your computer can't boot up Windows from your hard drive doesn't mean you can't boot it up with another operating system on another disk just long enough to undelete your important files. There are lots of boot CDs and DVDs that you can use to get your computer running long enough to undelete your files, like the EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard WinPE Edition, which can help you build a undelete boot CD or USB device to undelete the lost data.

For deleted files, it's important not to install undeleted file recovery software on the same disk where the deleted files exist, because it could overwrite your file. Deleted file retrieval works because the files are not really deleted, just an indication is made in the disk index that file is no longer to be accessed and the space on the disk is to be reused - the data is not actually overwritten at first.

With a undelete boot CD, you can run one of these files undelete boot CD without installing it on the disk that has the files.

How to create an undelete boot CD and run EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard?

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard WinPE Edition is designed for data recovery when your computer failed to boot. You can create a WinPE bootable disk to recover your lost files with it.

Step 1. Create a bootable disk

Prepare an empty USB. If you have important data on it, copy the data to another device. When you create a bootable disk, the data on the USB will be erased. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard WinPE Edition will help you create a bootable disk.

  • Connect the USB drive to PC, launch EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard WinPE Edition.
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  • EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard WinPE Edition will recognize your CD/DVD device or USB drive automatically. You can also export the ISO file.
  • Select the USB drive and click "Proceed" to create a bootable disk.

Step 2. Boot from the bootable USB

  • Connect the bootable disk to PC that won't boot and change your computer boot sequence in BIOS. For most users, it works well when they restart their computer and press F2 at the same time to enter BIOS.
  • Set to boot the PC from "Removable Devices" (bootable USB disk) or "CD-ROM Drive" (bootable CD/DVD) beyond Hard Drive. Press "F10" to save and exit.

Step 3. Recover files/data from a PC/laptop hard drive that won't boot

When you boot from the USB, you are able to run EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard from the WinPE bootable disk.

  • Select the disk you want to scan to find all your lost files. 
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  • Click Scan to start the scanning process.
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  • Recover data from the computer or laptop.

After the scan completed. You can preview all recoverable files, select the targeted files and click "Recover" button to restore your files. You'd better save all of the recovered data to another place to avoid data overwriting.

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