Rescue Data from USB Hard Drive

Advantages of using USB hard drive:

If you are the user who gives more importance to computer for both official and personal purposes, then you might know how many sources are manufactured and recommended to preserve you essential data. These days the ideal resource for storing, sharing and carrying huge amount data are USB hard drives, these removable hard drives are externally connected to system through USB ports or by using firewire cables.

Which situations lead to data loss on USB hard drives?

Apart from storage capacity and stability of USB hard drives, human faults and logical errors still make bad remarks about data saved on these devices. Let us discuss a scenario, where user connected USB hard drive to Windows system in order to transfer some files and folders from USB hard drive to system using “Cut + Paste” options. But in middle of the file transfer process, there was an unexpected system shut down. Due to which the file transmission process was dismissed abruptly. When user turned on the system to proceed with that task, user could not find files that were getting transferred on USB hard disk. Similarly, most of the users may stuck in this kind of scenarios and loss data from their external USB hard drives.

In other instances, users often unintentionally delete important files from USB HD or format drive on it and then cringe that they have made mistake. The external threats like viruses / malware corrupt the USB hard drive and make its data unreadable on system. After encountering this type of events, most of the users think that their essential data gets erased permanently from portable USB hard drive. For such users, here it is advised an appropriate solution i.e Yodot Hard Drive Recovery utility.

USB hard drive data recovery software:

Yodot Hard Drive Recovery is the reliable and robust data recovery application, which helps you to extract all the data from USB hard drive. It retrieves erased or missing data from all brands of USB hard drives such as Dell, Transcend, Toshiba, Kingston, Hitachi, Fujitsu, etc on Windows PC. You can rescue deleted or lost data easily even if you are not technically skilled, as the software is designed with simple guidelines and user friendly interface. The software performs data retrieval on all storage devices including internal hard drives, flash drives, memory cards and other portable storage devices on Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 operating systems.

Steps to get back USB hard drive data on Windows system:

  • Connect your USB hard drive to Windows computer or laptop
  • Download Yodot Hard Drive Recovery utility and install the program
  • Setup the application and follow the on screen instructions
  • In first screen you will find, two options such as “Partition Recovery” and “Formatted / Reformatted Recovery”
  • Based on data loss scenario, selection any of the options. Then the software will display all the drives associated with your system
  • Select the USB hard drive i.e connected externally and click on “Next” button
  • The application starts scanning selected drive. After scanning completes, this program displays all the recovered files and folders in two distinct view types “Data Type” and “File Type”
  • Make use of these view types and select the required files which you need to bring back
  • Finally, save the rescued files on the desired destination location

Tips to follow:

  • Don’t try to avoid ejecting USB hard drive abruptly without following proper steps
  • Don’t use your external hard drive in virus infected systems
  • After losing data from USB hard drive, don’t save any new data in it to avoid overwriting of data