How to Perform Partition Recovery Windows 10 [2024]

Are you facing difficulties in recovering a lost partition in a Windows 10 case? Here, EaseUS Partition Recovery will offer you the most reliable solutions to recover lost partitions on Windows 10. Free download the partition recovery software to get back lost partitions from your disk with simple clicks.

Updated by Tracy King on Feb 19, 2024
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How to recover a lost partition in Windows 10?  My little cousin's sister deleted one of my Windows 10 partitions. Then, all contracts and vital files related to my job disappeared. This is really serious and a terrible disaster for me. I tried some methods that I found in some data recovery blogs but found no one worked. I feel so anxious, and it's really urgent. If you do have any great suggestions to help me recover a lost partition in Windows 10, please help me.

In this post, you will discover how to perform partition recovery on Windows 10 with dependable partition recovery software - EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard and EaseUS Partition Recovery. Furthermore, you will learn how to recover a deleted partition using Disk Management.

1. Recover Files from Lost Partitions on Windows 10

A professional data recovery program is required when discussing how to recover data from a deleted partition. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard is a comprehensive file recovery application that can help you recover data from a hard drive, a lost or deleted partition, a memory card, an external hard drive, an SD card, and more.

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Step 1. Select and scan the lost partition

Launch EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard, select "Lost Partition" and click "Scan" to search for all the lost data. If there are many lost partitions, you can identify them through its partition size.

Note: Since the Windows system doesn't support the Linux file system, the Ext2 or Ext3 partition will be recognized as lost partition with no drive letter in the software. If you want to recover data from Ext2/Ext3 partition, you can follow these steps.

select the lost partition to scan

Step 2. Filter the scanned results

Because there will be a lot of scanned files, you can choose a file category for quick filtering, such as Pictures, Videos, Documents, Audio, and Others. Or if you remember the file name, you can just look it up in the search box in the upper right corner.

check all found files

Step 3. Preview and recover data from the lost partition

Before recovery, you can preview the file to make sure it is the data you need. Choose all the files you need and click "Recover" to restore them. 

recover files from lost partition

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2. How to Recover Windows 10 Partition

A widely spread method to recover data is restoring your device at a professional data recovery service center nowadays. Quite a lot of computer and storage device users thought highly of this method. However, some users complain that not all data can be restored. But only part of them can be retrieved. And they feel anxious or worried about losing their private information or files there.

If this is not what you want, here is a different solution. You can try to find a powerful partition recovery software to help you with partition recovery and restore NTFS/FAT hard drive partition data on your computer. EaseUS Partition Recovery makes everything simple and easy for all of you to handle data troubles. To recover the lost partition Windows 10 can be simply solved now.

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

Now, you can be your own data rescuer and solve diverse, complex data cases by using this magnificent software. Other similar cases, including how to recover lost partitions without losing data, can also be solved on your own directly. If you still have problems, never hesitate to contact us.

3. Assign a Drive Letter to the Lost Partition on Windows

If the partition has just vanished but has not been deleted, you can assign a drive letter to restore the lost partition. The best way to do this is by using Disk Management. To assign a drive letter to your lost partition, follow these steps:

Step 1. Right-click on the Start button, then choose "Disk Management".

Step 2. Right-click the partition you want to change or add a drive letter. Then click "Change Drive Letter and Paths".

assign a drive letter Windows 10

Step 3. Pick "Change" to alter the drive letter. Or pick "Add" to add a drive letter for drives without one.

Step 4. Choose a new drive letter, and click "OK". The Disk Management will warn you that some programs might not run properly. Just close the window by clicking "Yes" to confirm.

assign a drive letter to fix lost partition Windows 10

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4. Let Experts Recover the Lost Partitions Windows 10

When you find it hard to recover lost partitions by yourself, you can let data recovery experts help. There are data recovery services that can help you recover your lost partition. One such service is EaseUS Data Recovery Services. This service can help you recover lost partitions from your hard drive or other storage devices with ease.

Consult with EaseUS Data Recovery Experts for one-on-one manual recovery service. We could offer the following services after FREE diagnosis

  • Repair corrupted RAID structure, unbootable Windows OS and corrupted virtual disk file (.vmdk, .vhd, .vhdx, etc.).
  • Recover/repair lost partition and re-partitioned drive.
  • Unformat hard drive and repair raw drive(Bitlocker encrypted drive)
  • Fix disks that become GPT protected partitions

Final Words

The main difference between a partition and a volume is that a partition can be created without having to format the entire drive, while a volume must be formatted before it can be used. If you're looking for a better way to manage your files and folders, consider dividing your hard drive into separate partitions or volumes to help keep everything organized and easily accessible.

Overall, several different methods exist for recovering lost partitions on Windows 10. Whether you're dealing with accidental partition deletion, partition corruption, or some other issue, EaseUS partition recovery software makes it easy to get your partition back and get back to work. So if you're looking for an effective way to recover lost partitions on Windows 10, try this software today.

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