Bring Back Data from Toshiba Portege Z10T Laptop

“Currently I am using Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop and there is no physical issue with it. My problem is that one partition on Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop hard drive is not showing any files even though its memory bar shows the details of acquired space. I even checked in ‘Disk management’ and it is showing correct details of files. However, when I right clicked on partition and checked its properties, it showed 0 bytes and file system as ‘RAW’ although it has been formatted with NTFS file system. I know how to reformat that partition and assign NTFS file system to it; but entire data saved on that Toshiba Portege Z10T partition will be erased after reformatting. I don’t have backup of any files please someone suggest me relevant method to retrieve lost data from Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop”.

Toshiba Portege Z10T is a 2-in-1 device, an Ultrabook as well as a Tablet. You can instantly switch between Notebook and Tablet by simply detaching the screen. You can tap, swipe as well as glide through the capacitive touch screen, anti-glare, IPS display and fingerprint glass. Not only do you have the flexibility of using Tablet and Ultrabook in one; but by utilizing the pen available with this device, you have the ultimate handwriting experience for drawing, signature capture and note taking. Along with this, it also comes integrated with pen holder to keep the pen safely over it. Even though Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop has so many excellent features, data saved on its hard disk can get lost in several circumstances.

Important causes for loss or missing of data from Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop are given below:

  • Drive Formatting from Command Prompt: While changing settings or searching for specific file in Toshiba Portege Z10T using Command Prompt, you might accidentally format partition that contains important files, folders as well as applications
  • Hard Drive Failure: If Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop’s hard drive is about to fail, it will show unusual behavior such as slow access speed for less sized file, unbearable clicking noise, frequent restart, freezing etc. If you ignore these signs, then Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop hard drive might crash and fails to boot up
  • Disk Repartitioning: In case any partition of Toshiba Portege Z10T Notebook hard drive has large memory space, then you may decide to re-size it to create one more partition from it. But using irrelevant third party partitioning tool to resize existing partition and create new partition could corrupt original partition and makes its data inaccessible
  • Harmful Viruses:Connecting infected external storage devices to Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop or downloading files from unauthorized website may give rise to virus intrusion which first remove files unknowingly and then corrupt entire partition causing huge data loss.

Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop recovery software:

To overcome data loss from Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop, go to control panel and type “Backup and Restore” in search box. Set up backup to create another copy of all files that you have stored in Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop. However, it is of no use to go through this procedure if you have already lost data from Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop. The best method to get rid of data loss situation is by using proper laptop data recovery software. You can prefer Yodot Hard Drive Recovery software which gives outstanding result by restoring every file lost from Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop. It can scan Portege Z10T laptop and extract data after any complex instances such as hard drive crash, file system corruption, disk failure, formatting, bad sectors, boot failure etc. It displays all drives in Windows explorer menu which allows you to go through the steps easily without facing any difficulties. You can add, delete, find and edit file types that you want to restore from Toshiba Portege Z10T Notebook. In addition, this software will show percentage of drive scanned, so that you can estimate the time required to complete scanning. Along with Toshiba Ultrabook, desktop as well as external hard drives, this software aids in restoring data from Toshiba wireless external hard drive on your Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2003 and 2008 operating systems.

Steps for retrieving lost files from Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop:

  • Download Yodot Hard Drive Recovery software and install it to your Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop
  • Launch the software and go as per the guidelines given on-screen
  • Main screen display with two options which are “Partition Recovery” and “Formatted / Reformatted Recovery”
  • Choose anyone option and then move further by just hitting on “Next” option
  • You will now find available file types; choose the one which you want and then cross verify recoverable files using two view types which are “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • Preview recovered media files and at last save them on a safe location on your Windows computer


  • Make sure that you don’t choose any unknown option using Command prompt
  • Do not ignore to backup large amount of data from Toshiba Portege Z10T laptop as it is very essential when you face data loss instances

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