Recover Files from Corrupted Hard Disk

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.X and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion)

Are you shocked to find important files missing from hard disk that is corrupted?????

You may be worried thinking how to get through this problem & if you will be able to restore those files from damaged hard disk. Don’t be disheartened!!!! With the growing technology, it is quite easy to retrieve back lost files. Today, many number of data recovery tools are available in internet & you can select reliable software to restore back files. Loss of files from the hard disk is a major issue that you may come across often while accessing it. There are many reasons that lead to loss of files such as drive corruption, accidental formatting, accidental deletion, OS re-installation, virus attacks, software or hardware malfunctioning. It is very painful to lose important files, how much care you take to protect those files but still there is a possibility of losing files from corrupted hard disk as all data storage devices are prone to corruption.

Go through some common scenarios that may lead to loss of data from corrupted hard disk……

  • MBR corruption: MBR is a boot sector that contains the information about logical partitions arrangement on the hard drive. If MBR is corrupted then Operating System is unable to boot & so partition becomes inaccessible resulting in data loss.

  • File system corruption: File system gets corrupted if your PC shuts down due to sudden power failure or interruption while transferring files from HDD to other device. Corrupted file system also cause RAW partition, it cannot recognize file system & also displays used space and free space as 0 bytes.

  • Bad sectors in disk: Bad sectors on hard drive are a major problem that you may come across & end up with losing important files. It makes the drive inaccessible, unreadable and unusable. It can happen due to following reasons- excessive read/write operations, power surges, configuration setting problems, corrupted boot records, etc. However, you can employ this software to restore permanently deleted files from computer with utmost ease. For more information, click here

  • Virus infection:  Hard drive gets affected by harmful viruses when you were using it under unsecured network. While downloading files from internet, viruses like malware, spyware; Trojan, etc. are also downloaded with the file making the drive corrupted. You can erase viruses by using antivirus scanning program, but it deletes the file if it is severely infected by virus & under extreme case, viruses corrupt the hard disk. Deletion is one of the other kind of reason that causes data loss from computer hard disk drive, click on this to know more:

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Computer File Recovery software is the best software available in internet that can be used to recover files from corrupted hard drive. It helps user to perform recovery of lost files that gets disappeared from the Recycle Bin. The utility also restore back all files from FAT32, FAT16, NTFS5, NTFS and ExFAT partitions. The software is designed in such a way that it scans each file & recovers them back. It can run in both Windows & Mac machine & retrieve all types of  files from different types of data storage device with utmost ease.  You can also recover lost music files from acer aspire one laptop partition, formatted partitions and also from the partitions that you are unable to access.

Note: With the help of this ready to use toolkit, its possible to restore deleted or lost data including photo, audio, video, etc from Samsung Spin Point Internal hard drive compatible with Windows and Mac operating system. To know more information, simply visit here

Perform the following steps to recover files from corrupted hard disk:

Step 1: From the welcome page select “Recover Partitions or Drives” and then select the option "Partition Recovery" to proceed to the next step.

Recover Files from Corrupted Hard Disk - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008


Step 2: Select the corrupted hard drive of your system from which you wantto recover your files & start the scanning process.

Recover Files from Corrupted Hard Disk - Hard Drive Selection Screen

Figure 2 : Select Hard Drive

Step 3: After the completion of the scanning program select the "Preview " option to view the restored files.

Recover Files from Corrupted Hard Disk - Preview Screen

Figure 3 : View recovered files

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

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