Data Recovery from Bad NTFS Partition

"I powered up my laptop and after starting it, I clicked on NTFS partition where I had saved large amount of data. However it showed an error saying that partition is corrupt and cannot be accessed. When I searched over internet I got to know that the NTFS partition has turned bad. What should I do now? I need to access the information present in my NTFS partition as soon as possible. Please provide me with simple and possible solution that can be implied in restoring files from bad NTFS partition. Thanks a lot!"

NTFS is one of the most widely used partitions in all computers that are installed with latest versions of Windows OS. NTFS partitions provide better data storage, quick sharing of files from one media to other and much more. With increased usage, your hard drive may become victim of file system corruption, as a result of which data present in it cannot be accessed. Take a note at some of the scenarios that lead to loss of data from bad NTFS partition:

  • Virus Infection: This is considered as one of the major reasons that lead to turn NTFS partition as bad on your hard drive. Hence it is recommended for users to install updated antivirus application to overcome virus threats
  • Software malfunction: Software malfunction or usage of improper third party tools in the system to carry out formatting, disk partitioning process results in corrupt NTFS partition that in-turn results in loss of valuable data
  • Improper OS re-installation process: Improper OS re-installation process can corrupt the file system of your NTFS partition that results in loss of data that was stored in the respective drive

If you have been a victim of above mentioned issues then don't get upset! You can effectively get access to the data present in bad NTFS partition with the use of ultimate drive recovery application.

NTFS partition recovery tool:

Yodot Hard Drive Recovery is considered as the most precise application for recovering data from bad NTFS partition on your hard drive. Along with hard drive, it also helps to regain data from deleted, formatted, or missing partition on external hard drive. All you need to do is to install the software and follow simple onscreen steps that provide complete access to data from bad NTFS drive. Using this utility, user can create Disk Image of bad sectors from NTFS partition and save it for extracting data at later stage. Apart from NTFS drive, user can also restore data from bad SSD drives, FAT16, FAT32, ex-FAT, ReFS and NTFS5 partitions respectively. This utility can be implied in recovering data from all latest versions of Windows operating systems like Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008.

Follow the simple steps to recover bad NTFS partition data:

  • Download and install Yodot Hard Drive Recovery tool in the system
  • On completion of installation process, run the program and follow main screen steps
  • Click on Partition Recovery option and then move on to next window to select bad NTFS partition
  • Once the partition has been selected, move on to next screen to mark all file types that were saved in NTFS partition
  • Hit on next button to initiate recovery process
  • As soon as scanning procedure gets completed, user can view restored list of files in Data View or File Type View format
  • At last select desired files and save them to available destination location

Tips to be remembered:

  • It is important that you maintain backup of important data on more than one destination
  • Always keep a check on number of bad sectors present on your NTFS partition
  • Install updated antivirus protection to prevent virus attack on NTFS partition

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