Rescue Data from External SATA Hard Drive

"I need to know a simple procedure that can be used for recovering files from my SATA hard drive on my Windows 7 system. I was formatting one of the partitions from the hard drive and I accidentally hit the wrong partition. This lead to removal of entire set of files and folders that were saved in partitions on SATA hard disk. Please help me out in this issue. Thanks!"

As we all know SATA stands for Serial Advancement Technology Attachment and it is usually nothing but a hard disk drive that is described on different port types via which they are connected to systems. User can create partitions and store data on these partitions accordingly. At times data stored on these logical drives from SATA hard drive may become inaccessible due to various issues.

Some of the scenarios that lead to loss of data from external SATA hard drive are:

  • Accidental formatting of partitions present in SATA hard drive leads to valuable data loss
  • Severe file system corruption due to present of more number of bad sectors on hard drive
  • Unintentional deletion of partition present in SATA hard drive during OS re-installation process
  • Improper partitioning or re-partitioning of logical drives present in your SATA hard disk

If you have been a victim of similar issues or other such circumstances,then just relax. There is no need to get tensed as it is not the permanent loss of information. User can get back data from external SATA hard drive with the use of efficient hard disk recovery utility.

External SATA hard drive data recovery tool:

Yodot Hard Drive Recovery is the most precise application for user to recover data from external SATA hard drive on all latest versions of Windows system. Apart from this, the utility is also capable of recovering data after user accidentally ejected external hard drive or any other portable device, deleted files, formatted drive etc. As this is a Read Only utility it makes sure no alternation is done to other information stored on SATA external hard drive. Presented with best scanning algorithms, this utility can be implied for restoring information that is lost from SATA external hard drive due to various circumstances. If you happen find any doubts while using external hard drive recovery utility, you can always find the support from our technical support staff who will be available at any point of time to assist you. Using this application, you can also retrieve data from external hard drive on Windows 7 system, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008 respectively.

Steps that needs to be followed for recovering data from SATA external hard drive are:

  • Download and install Yodot Hard Drive Recovery application in the system with the help of local system admin id
  • Once the installation process gets completed, run the program and from main screen of utility click on “Partition Recovery” or “Formatted / Reformatted Recovery” option
  • After clicking on desired option, move on to text window to mark external SATA hard drive that is connected to the system
  • Now, mark all file types that has to be recovered from external SATA hard drive
  • As soon as the file types are selected,initiate scanning of the SATA hard drive
  • Upon completion of recovery process, user can view restored list of files in Data View or File Type View format as applicable

Tips to keep in mind:

  • Maintain backup of important data on more than one destination location to overcome data loss
  • Avoid usage of improper third party tools for creating new partitions on external SATA hard drive
  • Follow proper procedure during re-installation of new OS on external SATA hard drive

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