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How to Free Unformat Data from the Hard Drive With EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard?

Updated on Feb 09, 2018 by Daisy to Format Recovery


Free data recovery software from EaseUS can recover all lost data from a formatted hard drive and files. Free download this format recovery software to get all lost data back.

Hard drive format is a process of preparing a hard disk or other storage media for use, including setting up an empty file system. Unformat means to recover lost data from the formatted disk. However, a high-level format can be unformatted while low-level format cannot be.

Can you imagine the situation when you accidentally format the hard drive and then realize the important data gets lost? Most people do not know what to do when they encounter this case and feel panic when they realize that they lost files in the formatted hard drive. Some professionals know how to unformat their hard drives and get lost data back. But most ordinary users have no clue of how to deal with this trouble. A reliable data recovery software - EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Free Edition will be able to solve the problem completely and easily. This software is dedicated to recovering all lost data after format, deletion, system crash, or other errors. If you lost something important due to a hard drive format, EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard is here to help you recover them back.

How to Recover Files from A  Formatted Hard Drive with Data Recovery Software?

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard. Select the formatted hard drive where you lost data and click "Scan".

select the formatted hard drive to start data recovery

Step 2. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard will start a quick scan first. After the quick scan completes, a deep scan will automatically launch in order to find more files.

Scan the selected partition to unformat hard drive data

Step 3. Choose the file(s) you want to recover by file types from the scanning results. Click "Recover" button to recover the selected files. You'd better choose a different location instead of the original hard drive to avoid data overwriting.

Preview and unformat hard drive data with EaseUS data recovery software

Why Can We Recover Formatted Hard Drive?

When a hard drive is formatted, the Operating System will reset the FAT or MFT on the disk. The reason why you can no longer see the files under Windows is that the MFT tells the Operating System the drive letter does not contain any files. But the files are still there. That's why we could recover data after formatting a disk.