Software to Recover RAW Hard Drive Data

  • A hassle-free way to restore data from HDD's
  • It also users to extract data from formatted, crashed, broken or unreadable drives
  • The program creates a disk image of the HD and retrieves all the files in it
  • Runs flexibly on all editions of Windows and Mac

File recovery from a raw hard drive is possible because when any file is lost then only its file detail is cleared from the file system. All the files exist at the preoccupied memory space as long as they aren’t overwritten by new files or folder. So, if you don’t wish to lose files from the hard drive that has become RAW then you need to use this recovery software to recover data from a raw hard drive of the computer or laptop. Some of the regular reasons for a RAW hard drive are detailed as follows:

Virus Attack: Programs that intrude within system unknowingly are called the virus. If these programs make some important changes in the file system of the hard drive then you may not be able to access files from the respective drive. Drive that gets inaccessible in such situation can be reused only if you format (format command is used to reset file system of any drive) it first.

Error while Using Disk Management Utility: Disk Management Utility is used to make some serious changes in the settings of the hard drive. If any error happens while using this tool then you may get a RAW drive on your system. This kind of corruption usually happens when you are either creating or deleting the hard drive partition, changing the file system of partition, or shrinking any volume.

Improper System Shutdown: Generally it is suggested to turn off the system by following proper procedure. If the user consistently fails to do so, then he or she may end up corrupting the hard drive to such an extent that all the files saved over it get unreachable.

Bad Sectors: Memory space area which is damaged to some extent are called as the bad sectors. Files that are saved on bad sectors don’t respond in a natural way. If these memory space areas get created over the space which is having the file system detail, then all the files saved over that get unreachable.

File recovery from all the above-detailed scenarios can be done without formatting the hard drive. The interactive interface of this software ensures that data recovery is done by you in a flawless way. If needed this software also provides technical support which is available 24X7. To ensure that you recover files from the hard drive in the best possible way, some measures need to be followed strictly. A few of them are listed as follows:

  • Don’t format or reformat your hard drive
  • Downloading and installation of the recovery software must be done on some other drive
  • Stop saving files on the hard drive for any reason

As scanning of the hard drive gets completed on this software you can sort files on basis of file name, file size, creation date or modification date of file and file type. If needed this software permits the users to compress the files before actually saving files on different storage device (like the system internal hard drive, flash drive, CD/DVD, SSD drive, etc.). It can also be used to recover files from the drive that is not initialized. You can easily use this raw HDD recovery application on the different Windows and Mac operating system such as Windows Vista, Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP, Mountain Lion, Lion, Mavericks, Yosemite, El Capitan, Sierra.

This software allows you to recover files from the RAW hard drives of different brands including Sony, Samsung, Dell, Toshiba, Transcend, Adata, Kingston, HP, Seagate and Western Digital. If needed you can use this application to perform specific file type scanning on the hard drive but this selection must be made before the scanning process is triggered on the hard drive. A few of the popular file format that can be rescued by this software are JPG, PNG, GIF, PPT, DOC, PDF, MP3, MP4, AVI, MOV, ZIP, RAR, PST, DLL, etc. You can use it over different types over hard drive such as SATA, SCSI, ATA, IDE, etc. This Flash Media Recovery software can be implemented to recover files from different flash drives such as pen drive, memory card, external hard drive, etc. It can also be used to restore recently erased files from any computer or laptop.

Easy steps to recover data from a RAW hard drive:

Step 1: Download and install the recovery application on your system. From the main Screen, select “Recover Drives” option.

Software to Recover Data from RAW Hard Drive - Main Screen

Fig 1: Main Screen

Step 2: Now, choose “Partition Recovery” option to restore files from a RAW hard drive.

Software to Recover Files from RAW Hard Drive - Select Mode Screen

Fig 2: Select Mode Screen

Step 3: The software scans and displays a list of drives. Choose the particular hard drive and click on Next option to start the scanning process as shown in Fig 3.

Data Recovery from RAW Hard Drive - Select Hard Drive

Fig 3: Select Hard Drive

Step 4: Now, you can “Save” the recovered files to the desired location.

How to Recover Data from RAW Hard Disk Drive? - Save Recovered Files Screen

Fig 4: Save Recovered Files Screen

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