I have easy method to recover your all data from accidentally formatted hard drives. Many of people used the recovery software but in recovery software all data are not recovered, many of data gets corrupted and missing or some of them not opened. I have a one easy method to recover your all data using the open source software. I have two method to recover your data and files.
Table of Contents
1. Recover Partition Method (Software – Testdisk)
2. Recover Your Photos and Files (Software – PhotoRec)
How To Recover Data and Files
If you have lost partition then use this method. In this method the deleted partition is recover.
First Download the Testdisk and PhotoRec (Search at Google and Download)
Open testdisk -> Create -> Select Your Disk (Enter to proceed) -> [Intel] for Intel PC only (if you have a another type then select your type of processor) -> Analyse -> Enter to Quick Search
After the Quick Search Select your lost partition If partition not shown in quick search then don’t worry. After the quick search Enter to continue the process…
After Quick Search -> Deeper search (Try to find more partition)
Deeper search will take some time so don’t worry (About hours depend on the hard disk size).
After the process of deeper search all partition shows in the screen. In the list first check the all partition type. All partition status are :
P = Primary
L = Logical
E = Extended
D = Deleted (Your Lost Partition)
After the deeper search find the lost partition with Status D (Deleted)
After the select your partition Press p to list your deleted partition folders and files (if you have not shows your right data the Press q to back to the List)
After the find your right data and folders then Press a select all data (Press ; to select particular data) and Press C (Alphabet C is capital) To copy
After Press C Using the Left/Right Arrows to Find Destination to save your data and files. After all copying file Press q to quit the process.
Notice: In this Method all files and data are same but name and destination changed. All Files and data contains new directory and folders.All files and folders location are changed.
Open the PhotoRec -> Select a media (Enter to Proceed) -> Find and Select Your Formatted Drive -> Enter to Search -> [Other] FAT/NTFS/HFS+ … -> [Whole] Extract file from whole partition -> Then find the destination you have SAVE the data using the left and right arrows to find the your right destination -> Press C When the destination is correct.
You can also use Data Recovery RAID, RAID (redundant array of inexpensive disks) is a array that can helps you to unformat your drive by using Data Recovery RAID and RAID Recovery windows software. If above solutions are not working for you, then comment below.