Recovery of Missing Partition on Windows Vista

“Hello everyone, I own Windows Vista OS on my desktop and I have saved numerous data on its hard drive. Recently, while trying to repartition my desktop hard drive using some third party application; I messed up with the process that ended up in missing of one partition. Lost partition held files related to my project and I cannot afford to lose it. Since then I didn’t perform any activities on system thinking that there might be a solution to recover missing partition. Can anyone suggest me how to restore missing partition on Windows Vista? Please help.”

Microsoft Windows Vista is one of the major OS versions for computer users and it has attractive features in its account. Windows Vista introduced advanced graphical user interface, new Windows Search, Windows DVD Maker and much more. Thus, it created new user experience among computer users. However, one cannot escape data loss from Windows Vista hard drive as there are various ways that can cause loss of data on it. Mainly it is due to missing of partitions in scenarios like mentioned below:

  • Incorrect way of conducting tasks like creating new partition, repartitioning hard drive, etc. can sometimes cause missing of partition on Window Vista hard drive
  • Errors during installation or reinstallation of operating system, interruptions while upgrading OS, inappropriate Windows update, etc. can cause loss of partitions
  • Reformatting hard drive or any partition by third party applications and other software conflicts can even result in missing of partitions

When any partition goes missing or lost on Windows Vista hdd, user may lose valuable data from that missing partition. Hence it is recommended to hold proper backup of all essential data from Windows Vista on other external storage drives. But when there isn’t correct backup of important data then the situation may get worst. In such case, stop using the system hard drive on which partition is missing and make use of excellent partition recovery software.

Windows Vista missing partition recovery software:

Hard disk recovery is the excellent program to rescue missing partition on Windows Vista computer. Its excellent data recovery modules can get back each and every file from lost or missing partition without much effort. It can rescue data such as pictures, program files, videos, music files, documents, and other file types from hard drive partitions. Also, this tool effortlessly helps in recovering data from hard drive partition that is formatted with FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, NTFS5, ExFAT and ReFS file systems. It can even rescue files from USB pen drive, external hard drive, SSD, FireWire drive, memory cards and other storage devices after various data disasters. Users can employ this utility to recover data from corrupted partition, formatted/reformatted partition, deleted/missing partition from hard drives on Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 OS based computers to accomplish partition data recovery.

Guidelines to retrieve data from missing partition:

  • Download Yodot Hard Drive Recovery tool on to a healthy Windows computer and install it
  • Connect Windows Vista system hard drive from where partition is missing to this healthy computer
  • Next, run the program and start recovery process
  • In main screen click on ‘Partition Recovery’ option and proceed
  • Screen shows list of drives associated with present computer; chose the drive representing externally connected Windows Vista hard drive
  • Then choose the partition whose data has to be recovered and click next
  • Software performs a deep scan of missing partition and retrieves all its data
  • Recovered data will be displayed in ‘Data View’ or ‘File Type View’ modes that can be toggled at times
  • View the rescued data and Preview selected files from list and proceed to save them on host computer drive; but do not save recovered data on same Windows Vista hard drive

Necessary Tips to avoid data loss:

  • Always go for authenticated programs to accomplish critical tasks on Windows Vista system hard drive
  • Secure proper backup of important data from Windows Vista hard drive partitions

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