How to Recover Quick Formatted Partitions and Rebuild Partition Table

I have a drive containing an operating system; it would be intact if I hadn't quickly formatted it. How can I recover the partition table and boot from the drive in question?

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Dany· Answered on Apr 14, 2023

Firstly, you can recover quick format partitions from the backup. Windows Backup and Restore option built-in backup utility will also back up your Windows automatically. If you need to know where to check whether your Windows has any backup, the steps below are provided for you to follow.

Step 1. Connect your external hard drive that can keep your backups in.

Step 2. Lauch Control Panel through Typing Control Panel in the search box.

Step 3. Click 'Backup and Restore'. Decide which backup you want to recover and choose a safe location to restore data.

Should the above solution not work for you, try EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard. It can recover data lost due to formatting, partition loss, and virus attack from PC, USB drives, SD cards, cameras, and other devices.

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Only in three steps, you can retrieve your data with EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard:

Step 1. Open this software to unformat HDDs. Choose the formatted partitions and click 'Scan'.

Step 2. This software will start scanning for all the deleted data and files automatically. After scanning, click 'Filter' to filter the specific file types you need. Or click search folders to select the data you want to recover.

Step 3. Preview the scanned files or data. After previewing, ensure the data or files are the ones you'd like to restore. Click 'Recover', choose a new safe location to store the files, and click 'OK'.

To promote the recovery rate, please remember to follow these notes.

  • Do not write any new data to this partition after formatting it.
  • Do not download any software onto the formatted partition.
  • Do not try to format it a second time.

Now, you come to rebuild partitions on the unallocated disk.

Step 1. Lauch Disk Management, locate the unallocated space on your disk, and select 'New Simple Volume'.

Step 2. Enter the New Simple Volume Wizard interface, and click 'Next' to continue.

Step 3. Assign Drive Letter or Path, set the file system, and click 'Finish'.

Read More: How to Rebuild and Repair Partition Table

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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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