Recover Data from a Reformatted Drive

I unintentionally put Manjaro onto the HDD containing my backup files while trying to install it. A few seconds after hitting install, I realized my error and shut down my computer. Then I encountered the 'Unable to access location' error after I reinstall Manjaro. Can I recover the data from this reformatted drive?

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Dany· Answered on Feb 03, 2023

You are not just facing only one problem here. After reformatting the hard drive on your computer, you also find your hard drive cannot be accessed. It is quite possible that your hard drive is damaged or corrupted. Besides recovering data from this hard drive, you should repair the hard drive, also.

You can repair corrupted hard disk without formatting by seeking professional help, using the CMD command, using disk repair software, and updating the disk driver. If you are not quite an expert, you'd better go to a local repair store directly and find a professional to help. Then we will discuss how to recover data from a reformatted drive:

The wisest thing to do is to download a data recovery tool and recover your lost data from the reformatted drive. If you don't know how to choose a good one, we have a recommendation - EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard. All deleted files can be recovered from a reformatted drive. Any type of storage device, including HDD, SSD, SD card, memory card, flash drive, USB drive, and Pen drive, can be used with data recovery software to locate the information you need.

1. It is quite simple to recover data with this software. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard should be launched. Click "Scan" after selecting the hard drive that you formatted.

2. This hard drive recovery program for formatted drives will begin searching for all missing files and data. After scanning, you may use the "Filter" button to rapidly discover the files you need by filtering by a certain file type. 

3. View the scanned files in the preview. Click "Recover" after choosing the items you want to restore. Click "OK" after deciding where to put the files.

Use EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard to recover deleted or lost files easily and quickly.

Tutorials on how to recover lost, deleted, or formatted data from HDD, SSD, USB, SD card, or other storage media on Windows and Mac.

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