How to Rescue Data from Hitachi Deskstar Hard Drive?

“Recently I started facing lot of troubles while using my computer due to harmful virus/malware infection. So I installed antivirus application to get rid of these viruses; but while running antivirus scan on my Hitachi Deskstar hard drive, I got an error warning after which my system got shutdown in abrupt way. I tried restarting my computer, but it just couldn’t turn on. I had saved lot of essential data on my Hitachi Deskstar system hard drive. I don’t know what should I do to get back my files? Any help regarding recovery of data from my Hitachi Deskstar desktop hard drive would be extremely appreciated. Thanks”

Hitachi is the brand name of various data storage devices like hard drives, USB drives, flash memory cards, etc. Today Hitachi Deskstar hard drives are mainly used because of its high performance and huge storage capacity. Though, it has high end features it is still prone to data loss due to any scenario similar to the above one. However, you can retrieve lost or erased data from Hitachi Deskstar hard drive using ideal Hitachi hard drive recovery tool. But, prior to knowing about recovery software, let us know the causes that lead to loss of data from Hitachi Deskstar hard drive on Windows operating system. Few reasons that results in data loss of data from Hitachi Deskstar hard drive are as mentioned below:

  • MBR Corruption: Master Boot Record corruption occurs when there are multiple operating systems installed in a single computer. As a result of MBR corruption, the OS fails to boot operating system, which may lead to loss of files from your Hitachi Deskstar hard drive
  • Unintentional Formatting: Accidentally formatting partition on Hitachi Deskstar hard drive during re-installation of Windows operating system on your computer, can cause loss of all files and folders from your hard drive
  • File System Corruption: File system of Hitachi Deskstar hard drive  can get corrupted due to the use of incompatible third party applications for partitioning the hard drive, harmful virus attack, sudden loss of power while file accessing data and other logical failures. Corrupted files system will cause data loss on Hitachi Deskstar by showing its status as RAW

Apart from the above mentioned scenarios there are many other reasons that contribute to loss of data from Hitachi Deskstar hard drive on your system. There is no need to worry!!! As this data loss is not permanent, lost data can be rescued with the use of best hard drive data recovery tool.

Hitachi Deskstar Recovery Tool

With the help of advanced Yodot Hard Drive Recovery software, you can find lost or deleted data from Hitachi Deskstar hard drive on Windows computer. Be it Hitachi or any other brand of hard drive, this application resolves various data loss issues that come up with the hard drive efficiently. There is no need to get upset if you are having more number of bad sectors on your Hitachi Deskstar hard drive, as this hard drive recovery tool can create ‘Disk Image’ through which you can retrieve entire hard drive data. It can rescue data from partitions or drives formatted with FAT16, FAT32, ExFAT, NTFS, NTFS5 and vFAT file systems.

Simple steps to rescue data from Hitachi Deskstar on Windows OS:

  • Download Yodot Hard Drive Recovery software on to your Windows OS
  • Install the application and follow the steps provided on main screen of the program
  • Click on  “Partition Recovery” or “Formatted / Reformatted Recovery” depending upon the scenario that has lead to loss of data from Hitachi Deskstar hard drive
  • Then select drive and click on “Next” option
  • Select the required data that has to be retrieved and then hit on “Next” button
  • The software starts scanning Hitachi Deskstar hard drive and displays rescued data in short duration
  • This tool shows retrieved files and folders in two views namely  “Data View” or “File Type View”
  • At last, save the extracted files to a known destination location available on the system

Helpful Tips:

  • Avoid abrupt system shutdown while using the system
  • Don’t make use of incompatible third party applications
  • Double check the files before deleting them from Hitachi Deskstar