Data Recovery after Diskpart Clean

If you are facing difficulties with Diskpart utility, then your system should be installed with Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003 operating systems, as these versions of Windows operating systems owns Diskpart tool.

Are you aware about benefits of Diskpart? If no, then look over some of useful features of Diskpart utility:

Diskpart is a command line tool for creating, deleting and resizing internal hard disk drive partitions as well as external hard drives and flash drives on Windows system. There are number of commands like ADD, ACTIVE, CONVERT, RESCAN, CLEAN, etc on Diskpart for various purposes. You can also use this utility for allocating or reallocating drive letters and converting basic disk to dynamic disk. On other hand, it can increase the I/O performance of hard drive. Most of Windows users will go for this utility to manipulate partition, because one can have full control over the commands unlike other third party application.

As this application possess many useful features, but why are you here? What went wrong with your Diskpart utility?

  • As discussed above Diskpart is a command line utility, it works based on commands. If you operate this tool with half knowledge, then you will be at the end of data loss. As of now consider CLEAN command that used to clear the contents of the specified partition of your hard drive. Unintentionally or by mistake if you enter partition containing essential data while cleaning unwanted information of any partition, then it leads to loss of data pressed in it
  • You should be careful while deleting partition on your system. If you specify DELETE command on unintended partition containing your valuable data, then you will be the looser. Sometimes, while manipulating the hard drive partition, you might end up with unbootable partition

If you the one who performed Diskpart clean command on some essential partition or by mistake while using this utility, then don’t worry about your important data. There is a possibility for recovering missing data after using Diskpart clean utility on your Windows system. You can accomplish this task by using Yodot Hard Drive Recovery software.

Outline about the software:

Yodot Hard Drive Recovery utility can be perfect solution to retrieve data (document, text files, media files, etc.) after running CLEAN command on Diskpart utility or other related issues on Windows PC. It can also bring back each and every bit of missing data from corrupted and non-booting hard drive. The software can extract data from FAT16, FAT32, ExFAT, NTFS, NTFS5 and VFAT partitions. This program enables you to regain data from various external storage devices such as memory cards, flash drives, external hard drive and others on Windows computer running on Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 and 2008 operating systems.

Steps to restore data after improper usage of Diskpart Utility on Windows system:

  • Disconnect the affected hard disk drive and connect it to a healthy Windows system
  • Download Yodot Hard Drive Recovery utility and install to that PC
  • Launch the application and follow the onscreen procedures
  • Later you will find two options, they are “Partition Recovery” and “Formatted / Reformatted Recovery”
  • Select “Partition  Recovery” option in order to bring back missing data after vanishing your partition data using Diskpart clean command
  • This tool will display all then drives present on the Windows systems system, choose external connected hard drive and click on “Next” button
  • The software scans the selected hard disk and displays all the partition present. Mark the partition from where data is to be restored and click on “Next”
  • Then, this program displays all the data present in it. You can make your desired files and folder or click on “Skip” to select all the data by default
  • Finally, save the rescued data to your desired destination location (Not to the same hard disk drive)

Tips to be considered:

  • You should have a complete knowledge about Diskpart utility before using it
  • Confirm twice before selecting any system partition / drive containing valuable data on Diskpart utility
  • It is better backup your valuable data on other external storage devices before running Diskpart clean

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