How to Recover Files from Corrupted Hard Drive?

  • A smart tool to restore data from corrupt or inaccessible HD drives
  • Easily get back images, text files, databases, videos, audio files, etc. from a damaged partitions
  • Also capable to restore hard disk data from non-bootable disks, formatted/reformatted partitions, HD with bad sectors, etc.
  • Simple-to-use and lets users to securely fetch hard drive data in their source format

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.X and above (including Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion)

Are you shocked to find the important files missing from a corrupt hard disk?!!

You might be worried and thinking of how will it be possible to restore those files from a damaged hard disk? Don’t be disheartened! It is now quite easy to retrieve back lost files. Well, there are a number of data recovery utilities available on the internet however, it is important that you choose a reliable and trustworthy application.

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 a 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 information about the logical partitions arrangement on the hard drive. If the MBR is corrupted then Operating System is unable to boot and so partition becomes inaccessible resulting in a data loss.

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

  • Bad sectors on disk: Bad sectors on the hard drive are a major problem that you may come across and end up with losing important files. It makes the drive inaccessible, unreadable and unusable. It can happen due to the following reasons- excessive read/write operations, power surges, configuration setting problems, corrupted boot records, etc.

  • Virus infection: The hard drive gets affected by the harmful viruses when you were using it under an unsecured network. While downloading files from the internet; the harmful programs like the viruses, 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 a virus and the under the extreme case, viruses corrupt the hard disk. Deletion is one of the other kind of reason that causes data loss from the computer hard disk drive. However, luckily you can easily retrieve the files deleted by anti-virus with the help of Computer File Recovery tool.

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

The ultimate file recovery program

Computer File Restoration program is the best software available on the internet that can be used to recover files from a corrupted, damaged, failed, crashed, and formatted hard drive. It helps in the recovery of lost files that get disappeared from the Recycle Bin. The utility also restores back all files from FAT32, FAT16, NTFS5, NTFS and exFAT partitions. The software is designed in such a way that it scans each and every corner of the drive & recovers the deleted and lost files back. It can run in both Windows & Mac machine & retrieve all types of files from different types of data storage device with utmost ease.  It supports in recovering lost music files from an 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 the toolkit, it is 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.

Steps to recover files from a corrupted hard disk:

Step 1: On the home screen select “Recover Files” option.

Step 2: You now need to mention the corrupt HD drive for restoration.

Step 3: Click on the Scan button.

Windows File Recovery - Select Recovery Mode

Step 4: Let the software continue scanning the damaged hard disk.

Windows File Recovery - Select Drive

Step 5: Files found on the corrupt drive is availed for a preview in Data View and File Type View.

Windows File Recovery - File Type View Recovered Files

Step 6: Simply right-click on the file item to preview.

Windows File Recovery - Preview Recovered Files

Step 7: Finally, mark the required files and specify a target location to save the restored files.

Windows File Recovery - Save Recovered Files

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008