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How to Recover Data from a Corrupted or Inaccessible Hard Drive

Posted on Apr 27, 2016 by Abby Haines to Storage Media Recovery

Summary

Hard drive is not accessible or recognized, disk not format? Here is powerful recovery tool to recover data from a corrupted or inaccessible hard drive. It can help you deal with all these errors with ease.

Common disk corruption or inaccessibility cases

  • Get error message says "Hard Drive is not accessible. Access is denied".
  • Get error message says: "You need to format the disk before you can use it".
  • The disk can not be recognized by the system.

When you fail to access your data due to any of the above reasons, it indicates that there is some problem with the hard drive. Maybe it is disk corruption, raw file system, virus attack or some other issues. At this moment, the most important job is to recover your precious data. How will you do that? Even it is really not an easy task, we still have a solution. A reliable third-party hard drive recovery software can do you a favor!

Best tool for corrupted or inaccessible hard drive data recovery

Actually unlike recover lost data from a healthy disk, it is more difficult to recover data from a corrupted or inaccessible hard drive. So it is quite important to find a powerful and easy-to-use data recovery software. But there are so many such tools online, which one can you trust? We recommend you EaseUS file recovery software, a popular recovery utility that has helped numerous users recover files from corrupted hard drive successfully with ease. 

And also, it is helpful for many other complex data loss cases, for example fix damaged SD card without losing data, recover virus infected hidden files from hard drive, memory card and USB flash drive, etc. Now you can try the program to repair hard disk which is corrupted or inaccessible and recover your data. It just takes simple steps.

Step-by-step guide to recover data from a corrupted or inaccessible hard drive

Step 1.  Connect the corrupted or inaccessible hard drive to PC, l​aunch EaseUS data recovery software, select the disk and click "Scan" to search for all the lost and existing files.

Recover data from a corrupted or inaccessible hard drive - select to scan the specific disk

Step 2. A quick scan will start first. After it completed, a deep scan will automatically launch in order to find more files.

Recover data from a corrupted or inaccessible hard drive - run quick scan and deep scan

Step 3. After scan, choose the lost data found by this recovery tool and click "Recover" button to retrieve them back from the corrupted or inaccessible hard drive. Here, you'd better save all the recovered files on a different drive or device in case of data recovery failure.

Recover data from a corrupted or inaccessible hard drive