Retrieve Files from Mirrored Drive

In order to preserve valuable data stored in hard drive most of the corporate or business professionals will go for mirroring the disk using RAID technology to have 100% fault tolerance. Let us discuss about what is disk mirroring??

Hard drive or disk mirroring is the process of storing same data on two different disks at once. Mirrored drive provides assistance in critical situation like accidental deletion of files, software malfunction, RAID controller failure, hard drives failure, adding compatible hard drives, virus infection and many more disaster issues.

However none of the users can expect unforeseen data disasters that often occur with mirrored drives. Isn’t it?? Yes, even users having up-to-date backup of their essential files and folders in mirrored disk might be at risk in some unpleasant situations because of repulsive situations such as:

  • Two or more RAID drive crash including mirrored drive
  • Interruption or logical errors while accessing data from mirrored drive can lead to loss of files
  • Operating system corruption might not allow you to access data from mirrored disk
  • Severe virus infection to RAID disks including mirrored drive can make your important files inaccessible

Users may come across some other scenarios, which can lead to loss of files and folders from mirrored drive. In case you are struggling to recover files from mirrored drive, then make use of Yodot Hard Drive Recovery software.

Mirrored hard drive recovery software:

Yodot Hard Drive Recovery tool is the best recovery program that can be implemented to rescue data from hard drive that is not working. With the usage of best graphical wizard and advanced list of options, even a novice user won’t get any difficulties in restoring data from hard drive that is not working. The best known feature that has been included in this utility is the presence of Save Recovery Session option, which has the ability to save the recovery process at any instant of time and resume it at later stage without the need to rescan the entire drive again. Including the recovery of data from hard disk, user can also get back deleted / lost files from hard drive, external hard drive, memory cards, memory sticks, FireWire drives and many other storage media. Yodot Hard Drive Recovery software can be easily installed on different versions of Windows operating systems like Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008.

Follow the simple guidelines to restore data from not working hard disk:

  • Download and install Yodot Hard Drive Recovery software to Windows computer
  • Connect the affected mirrored drive to system
  • Open the application by double clicking on the shortcut icon
  • Select “Partition Recovery” or “Formatted / Reformatted Recovery” option to recover files from mirrored drive based on the data loss scenario
  • The tool scans and displays all the drives present and connected to that PC
  • Choose the mirrored drive from where files are to be restored and click on  “Next” button
  • The app scans selected drive and displays all the missing or inaccessible files
  • Mark the files and folders which are to be retrieved back
  • Finally browse for the destination location to save rescued files; however not to the same mirrored drive

Suggestions:

  • Do not install data recovery software on the mirrored drive from where you have to restore files
  • Avoid saving any new data on mirrored drive after data loss
  • Once you notice any abnormal behavior with mirrored drive try to resolve it as soon as possible