How to Restore Erased Partition and Data?

“I mistakenly deleted wrong partition while trying to resize and create new partition on my Windows laptop. Now is there any possible way to recover deleted partition and its data successfully. If any, then please suggest me right one.”

Creating logical partitions on hard drive will boost computer performance and also eases the complexity of reading and writing data on hard drive. With multiple partitions on hard drive, one can virtually configure different operating systems on same computer to have outstanding benefits. Not only the internal hard drive, one can even partition external storage media like portable hard drive, USB flash drive and memory cards for better performance. While dealing with partitions on any storage device, one may indulge to accidentally delete a partition and lose all data from it.

There are various instances that may lead to deletion of partition on Windows:

  • While using third party tool instead of Disk management tool to alter partitions on Windows hard drive, user may mess up with the process and might delete any partition mistakenly
  • When unauthentic users have access to computer chances of losing partition data is possible
  • In the process of partitioning external storage drive on Windows, user may mistakenly format any important partition on system hard disk and lose its data

Apart from deletion, data from partition can be lost when a partition gets corrupted due to file system damage, Partition Table or MBR sector corruption, improper OS update and other logical errors. Nevertheless, deleted as well as lost data from partitions can be recovered with the help of online data recovery programs.

Deleted partition data recovery tool:

With the utilization of Yodot Hard Drive Recovery tool it is possible to get back deleted partition and its data on a Windows computer with much ease. Its excellent recovery strategies can restore data from deleted, missing or hidden partitions that have NTFS, NTFS5, FAT16, FAT32, ExFAT and ReFS file systems. This tool can be employed to bring back data from deleted partitions on internal hard drive, external hard disk, SSD, FireWire drive, USB flash drive and memory cards on Windows laptop or PC. It is capable of retrieving movies, pictures, MS Office files, executable files, PDFs, Outlook PST file, folders and many more file types from deleted partitions with no trouble. In addition, this eminent tool is best at recovering lost partition on Windows 7, Windows 8.x, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 OS based computers.

Follow these steps to restore deleted partition data:

  • Download and install the software on your Windows system by logging in as system administrator
  • After complete installation of tool, launch the software and wait till main screen appears
  • Next, click on ‘Partition Recovery’ option to rescue erased partition data
  • Next screen shows all drives associated with system, choose the one from which partition was deleted
  • Scanning results show all logical partitions on selected drive, choose deleted partition from which data has to be recovered
  • Further, choose file types to regain from deleted partition or simply continue with scanning process
  • After the partition is scanned completely recovered list of files will be displayed on screen
  • View these retrieved files in two view types –‘Data view’ and ‘File Type View’
  • Have a quick look at any selected file from the list using ‘Preview’ option
  • Finally, save recovered data to new location on system hard drive apart from same memory location occupied by deleted partition

Be careful while:

  • Deleting any partition from computer hard disk or other external storage drive
  • Using Disk Management Utility to create or resize partitions

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