Easily Retrieve Missing Files after Chkdsk

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 Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion)


Usually, most us might have experienced a situation where in every time try to open a file stored on your PC is not accessible. But the icon is visible and tells you to run Chkdsk command. Even, after trying to change the extension of the file but it couldn’t work properly. Now, when you run the Chkdsk and reboot PC but later you may find entire files are missing. As a result of this, you might be thinking whether it possible to recover missing files after running Chkdsk utility?  Fortunately, yes it is possible by using Computer File Recovery software, which helps you to restore lost files after running Chkdsk tool.

Advantages of Chkdsk command:

  • Ability to fix file system errors that occur on the computers
  • Can easily delete bad sectors on hard disk
  • Fixes directory errors
  • Detect cross linked files
  • Find lost clusters on the drive

However, Chkdsk is an in-built command-line tool used on computers to fix errors and other problems related to hard drive partitions and verifies the integrity of file system on each partition. In actual terms, this tool verifies the file allocation table of each partition and resolve various disk errors. Meanwhile, any changes made to the file system can cause missing of files from that partition. Also, errors while running Chkdsk tool may sometimes erase data. In such undesirable situations, is it possible to get back missing files after running Chkdsk tool? Obviously, yes it has been possible using Computer File Recovery software to recover missing files after performing Chkdsk operation within few  mouse clicks. In addition, you can make use of this power ful toolkit to recover files from corrupted hard disk at your fingertips.

What can be the factors behind missing files after running Chkdsk?

  • Whenever you make use of unreliable or un trusted third party tool to run Chkdsk utility can be the cause behind missing files
  • Most of the times any sort of interruption while running Chkdsk utility can be the another reason behind  file loss
  • Softwrae conflict can be the reason behind loss of files while running Chkdsk utility
  • At times, due to utilization of files while carrying out Chkdsk tool can make you lose entire file and folders
  • The various others factorrs like, sudden system shutdown, severe virus  attacks, unintentional deletion, accidental formatting of drive, resetting of computer, ejecting drives after and many others

In order to overcome the above mentioned causes behind missing files after operating Chkdsk command, one should apporpriately take proper backup of important files before running  Chkdsk utility. Always try not to run Chkdsk in a read only mode because it sometimes create inaccurate reports. Although, if you are unable to follow these precautionary measures and thinking how to recover missing files after organizing Chkdsk function? In that case, stop worrying! Here is an absolute solution  Computer File Recovery software. This software is capable enough to retrieve missing files after operating Chkdsk tool. This software has an powerful  scan technology, which scans each and every sector of the hard drive in order to recover files and folders with high speed and precision. Anyone of you can take the advantage of this recovery tool to retrieve files from Windows 10 corrupted hard disk drive which has FAT16, FAT32, NTFS or ExFAT partitions.

Furthermore, this software has the ability to recover more than 300 different types of files including photo, audio, video, documents, etc. Besides, one can modify your scanning process by adding or editing file signatures of the files. This software can get back missing files on Windows 10 and other Windows OS including Windows Vista, Windows 8, 7, XP, Vista, 2003, 2000, etc. after running Chkdsk utility. It supports to recover misising files after Chkdsk  from hard drive of several types like SATA, SCSi, IDE, PATA, etc , external hard drve, USB flash drie, Pen drive, etc.  Once the scanning process gets completed, you can preview the restored data to check software efficiency. Additionally, with the help of this award winning software you can restore files from computer that wont boot due to various reasons like MBR corruption, sudden power surge, virus attacks, etc.

Things to Remember:

  • Always maintain proper data backup before running Chkdsk utility on your machine
  • Though chkdsk functionality rectifies the errors on the computer hard disk, even it can worsen the situation. Its because in the process of fixing errors, sometimes the command may cause loss of important file from the system
  • Make use of genuine antivirus software to prevent severe virus or malware attacks on your system
  • Never run the Chkdsk utility on your machine withput proper knowledge

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 Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion)

Follow Few Simple Steps to Recover Lost Files After Running CHKDSK Utility:

Step 1: Download, install, and launch the software and then select "Recover Files" from Main Window as shown in Figure 1.

Recover Missing Files After Chkdsk - Main Window

Figure 1: Main Window

Step 2: Choose the drive from where you had lost data and then click "Next" as shown in Figure 2.

Recover Missing Files After Chkdsk - Select Logical Drive

Figure 2 : Select Logical Drive

Step 3: Upon completion of the scanning program, choose the "Preview " option to view the restored files as shown in Figure 3.

Recover Missing Files After Chkdsk - File Preview

Figure 3 : File Preview

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 Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion)

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