Recuva Said File Is Unrecoverable | How to Repair or Recover

Try to rescue data using Recuva but it says the files is unrecoverable? Download EaseUS file recovery software free trial version to check if it can help you to recover or repair 'unrecoverable' files.

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Recuva Said File Is Unrecoverable

"A few days ago, I deleted some picture files from my PC to save hard drive space. But later, I found I wrongly choosed some family photos that I needed. Then I tried Recuva to retrieve them back. To my surprise, the program found a lot of recent pictures but a majority of those files were said unrecoverable. Are there other programs available to recover or repair 'unrecoverable' files?"

Is It Possible to Recover or Repair 'Unrecoverable' Files

After disk scanning, Recuva usually lists all the found data and shows you whether a file is recoverable or not. The state of unrecoverable means that all data clusters have been overwritten or the file length is zero. But it doesn't always get it right. In this case, unrecoverable doesn't mean that you can't recover deleted or lost files definitely. So, you can also try another data recovery software to check if it can help to recover or fix the 'unrecoverable' files.

File recovery software from EaseUS Software, a company wins a high reputation in data backup and recovery is recommended. Its powerful data recovery capacity from the deep scan feature and the easy-to-use feature from the wizard-like interface will help you recover as many deleted or lost files as possible. Now download the FREE TRIAL version to check if it can help!

How to  Recover Files from 'Unreadable' Error

Step 1. Select a location and Start Scanning

Launch EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard and hover over the partition where you lost data. This could be a hard disk drive, external disk, USB, or SD card. Then, click "Scan".

select a location and click scan

Step 2. Preview and Select the Files You Want to Recover

When the scan finishes, click Filter to display only the file types you want. Navigate to "Deleted Files" or "Other Lost Files" to find the files you want. Double-click a file to preview its content, if you'd like.

Choose files to recover

Step 3. Recover Lost Data

After choosing the data, click "Recover" and choose a location on another drive to save the files.

Recover lost data
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