Data Recovery from Windows 8 Hard Drive

  • A remarkable tool that restores data from Windows 8 HD with ease
  • Powerful enough to extract files from other storage drives like external HDD, SSD, USB drives, FireWire, etc.
  • Securely revives the files on the system disk partitions
  • Files from formatted, unbootable, corrupt or unreadable drives can be fetched
  • Works on all other versions of Windows OS


Windows 8 is a user-friendly interface operating system developed and manufactured by the Microsoft Corporation. It is been programmed with enhanced features compared to the previous versions like Windows 7. This system offers advanced features such as high read/write operation speed, high support to the external storage device, and more. This operating system is very famous among professionals as well as personal users and widely used to perform many operations on the system such as create documents, presentation slides, listening music, playing games, surfing the internet, and many more.

However, at times, the data might get deleted or lost from a Windows 8 hard drive due to some known or unknown reasons. When such situations encounter, you must be worried about how to bring back data lost from the Window 8 hard drive. Well, there is nothing to get panic about, the Windows 8 hard drive data can be efficiently restored using the Drive Recovery Software. This application is been built using the strong algorithms which perform a deep scan to recover data from a RAW hard drive, formatted drive, unbootable drive, or corrupted drive on Windows 8 system. Prior to recovering Windows 8 drive data, let's see what are the factors that pose deletion or loss of files.

Common scenarios causing data loss from Windows 8 hard drive:

Accidental Deletion: Whilst deleting unwanted files, you may unintentionally select and delete important files by using “Shift+ Delete” combination keys on Windows 8 computer which in turn leads to permanent deletion of data from your system drive.

Drive Format: Sometimes, while you format the drive which contains junk files or displaying errors, you may mistakenly select and format the drive containing the essential files.

Virus Infection: If your Windows 8 hard drive gets infected by a severe virus, then files stored onto it might go missing from it. You might also find errors in accessing the files stored on the Windows 8 drive partitions (that are affected by the virus and other malicious threats).

Interruptions: A sudden termination of the system due to power failure when transferring the files from an external hard drive to the computer and vice-versa causes data loss from your Windows 8 drive as well as from the external storage media.

These are the common reasons behind the deletion or loss of files on Windows 8 system. If you want to overcome from these scenarios then you need a reliable program called Drive Recovery Software.

Significant Features of Drive Recovery Software:

The Drive Recovery Software is an award-winning tool that is built to retrieve data from HDD during various data loss disasters. It can be utilized to bring back data from all the above-stated instances of file loss from Windows 8. You can also make of this software to recover data from a crashed hard drive after Windows 10 reinstall, corruptions and file system errors (as all latest Windows OS editions are supported). It is also regarded as a robust application which restores deleted or lost data from FAT 16, FAT 32, NTFS, NTFS5 and exFAT file systems.

It has the ability to retrieve formatted, damaged HDD data. Also, it can perform crashed hard drive data recovery with utmost ease. You can recover data from various types of hard drives such as SCSI, IDE and SATA. Other than Windows internal drives, it also serves to restore data from USB flash drives, memory cards, SSD, FireWire, etc.

You can install this application on any edition of Windows OS (Windows 10/8.x, 7, XP, Vista and Server editions). A demo version of the tool is also available that you can run on your computer easily. The Drive Recovery Software also offers technical support for 24/7 for any sort assistance. You can also find a preview option where you can view Windows HDD data that is recovered after the scan process.

Easy steps to recover data from a Windows 8 hard drive:

Step 1: Open the Drive Recovery Software program after installing it in your Windows 8 system. Select Recover Partitions option on the home window. Continue to choose the logical drive from where the data is lost or erased.

Step 2: Press on the Scan button to trigger the scan on the drive you selected.

Drive Recovery Software - Select Recovery Mode

Figure 1: Main Window

Step 3: The Windows 8 drive is deeply scanned and the files are extracted in this stage.

Drive Recovery Software - Select Drive

Figure 2: Scanning for Files

Step 4: A set of all recovered data items will be listed in File Type View and Data View layouts at the end of the scan phase.

Drive Recovery Software - File Type View Recovered Files

Figure 3: Recovered Files

Step 5: Files on the preview window can be reviewed with a right-click.

Drive Recovery Software - Preview Recovered Files

Figure 4: Preview

Step 6: Mark the recovered files for saving.

Step 7: Select an appropriate drive location to save data restored from the Windows 8 drive and hit on the Save button.

Drive Recovery Software - Save Recovered Files

Figure 5: Save Recovered Files