Data Recovery from Windows Server 2008

Windows Server 2008 is advanced version of Windows Server 2003 OS. This version has advanced features like multi server management, IP address management, dynamic access control, large hyper-V clusters, flexible live migration, advanced virtual networking, Hyper-V Replica, SMB for server apps, Friction-free server deployment, etc.

However, users have experienced unforeseen data loss situations on Windows Server 2008 system. Most of the time, data loss situations may happen due to user’s negligence like:

  • Following incorrect instructions while installing Windows Server 2008 OS
  • Not updating antivirus software in system regularly
  • Downloading unnecessary files from internet, which can cause malfunctioning of critical system files
  • Carelessly deleting files from the active partition (C:\ drive)
  • Installing unsecure third party applications or plug-ins in Windows Server 2008 system

In above all cases data will be lost from Windows Server 2008 system and it is quite hard to restore such lost data from Server 2008. You need to keep some extra efforts to get back data.

Recover data from Windows Server 2008

Thinking how to get back data from Windows 2008 after deletion or formatting disk? Just make use of Yodot Hard Drive Recovery software to restore data. It is capable of retrieving files from external hard drive, SSD, pen drives, memory cards, iPod, and other storage devices. This software works with read only mode, so it won’t alter original data during restoration process. It can retrieve all types of data such as images, raw photos, MS Office files, PDFs, achieves etc. from Server 2008. Additionally, it will assist to restore encrypted and password protected files and even perform lost partition recovery on Windows Server 2008. Along with Windows Server 2008, it is compatible with other versions of Windows as well such as Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows XP and Windows Server 2003.For any kind of queries you can contact 24x7 support team provided by this software (through mail or phone call).

Procedure to extract data from Windows Server 2K8 hard drive:

  • Install Yodot Hard Drive Recovery tool on Windows Server 2008 computer and run it
  • First, you will get two options like ‘Partition Recovery’ and ‘Formatted/Reformatted Recovery’; choose any option by considering your data loss situation
  • Now, it will display set of partitions coupled with your system, select drive/ partition from where you want to get back data and initiate scanning process
  • Once scanning is finished, recovered data will be displayed in two different views namely ‘Data View’ or ‘File Type View’, mark required files and save them in desired location other than source location


  • Once you see any symptoms or error messages related to OS crash, take immediate backup of data
  • Avoid unnecessary download on Win2K8 Server system from internet as it contains malware programs

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