How to Recover Lost Partition on SSD?

Updated on March 26, 2020

When you find a partition disappeared on your SSD drive, stay calm! In this page, you will find a solution to recover lost partition on SSD. To know how to, continue reading..!

Usually, partition from SSD drive goes missing due to various reasons. let's see some factors that are responsible for the loss or deletion of partition on SSD drives:

  • Severe virus and malware infection on the SSD drive partition results in malfunctioning of the drive. If the partition table is damaged by these harmful viruses and malwares, then it leads to inaccessible of the affected partition
  • Converting the exisitng file system of the SSD partition from FAT to NTFS or vice versa with unreliable third party tools can result in corruption of the entire partition. Or else, interruptions while converting the file system of the SSD partition can lead to corruption of the partition
  • Re-sizing the exisiting SSD partition with Disk management or other third party repartitioning tool can result in corruption or deletion of the partition
  • When the Master Boot Record or GPT is damaged or corrupted, the information regarding the partitions on SSD that is stored on the MBR or GPT will be lost
  • Acciental deletion, and formatting the partition on the SSD drive leads to deletion of entire data from the SSD partition

Yodot Hard Drive Recovery Tool to Recover Lost Partition from SSD:

Yodot Hard Drive Recovery is the most recommended application to restore lost or deleted partition from SSD. The tool is specially designed to recover data from lost, corrupted, formatted, and deleted SSD partitions. It supports data recovery from NTFS, FAT16, FAT32, ExFAT and RAID partitions. With this tool, you can recover files from formatted SSD, USB hard drives, pen drives, memory cards and other storage devices. It comes with a well organized GUI where user gets step by step guidance to perform data recovery from lost SSD partitions on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Window XP/ Vista and Server 2003, 2008 editions.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Once you find that the partition on your SSD drive is missing or deleted, immediately stop further usage of the SSD. This is to avoid overwriting of the lost/deleted files. If the files that were lost/deleted after partition loss/deletion are overwritten with new files on the SSD drive, then recovery of files from lost or deleted SSD partition becomes highky difficult.

Step-by-Step Procedure to Recover Lost Partition from SSD:

  • Connect your SSD drive to a healthy Windows computer and download Yodot Hard Drive Recovery tool to that system
  • After downloading is completed run the setup to install the software
  • Now launch this application to open main window
  • As the main wizard comes up, you will see two options that are “Partition Recovery” and “Formatted/Reformatted Recovery”
  • In order to retrieve data from missing partition of SSD drive choose “Partition Recovery” option
  • Next window will display all the physical drives available in your PC
  • Select that SSD drive and click “Next” to continue. You will find all logical drives/partition in SSD
  • Mark on particular partition from where you want to recover data and hit “Next” tab
  • The recovery tool initiates scanning and once it is completed, you can view all files saved over the partition
  • Select the files which you want to regain else click on “Skip” to choose all the files by default
  • Now you can see all recoverable files in “Data Type” and “File Type” view option
  • Finally browse for particular storage location where you want to save recovered data and click on “Save” button. Avoid saving restored data to the same SSD

Important Points!

  • If you are not comfortable with hard drive management operations, take help of any expert to manage partitions on SSD
  • Always keep backup of essential data in other storage devices
  • Don’t save any data to the SSD after you suspect partition loss

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