Laptop Hard Drive Data Recovery

With the advent of technology, now-a-days, laptops are used by most of the people across the globe. It is a portable device and you can carry along with you wherever you want to go & also bring your office related work with you because you don’t want to stick with your desk all the time.  But it too might face problems like any other portable device. Though it is advanced in technology, but it demands favourable conditions & proper maintenance. It is very difficult to predict when or how data loss will occur as it can happen anywhere & anytime. Losing important files from laptop hard drive is frustrating. In spite of taking precautions you may end up with losing all hard drive data.

Suppose you may have accidentally formatted hard disk while trying to format other Mac volume. Formatting leads to complete data removal from a particular volume & drive is ready to add new files in it. You may crawl up your mind thinking that all data is lost forever, but in reality only pointers are removed from the location and space allocated is marked as free so that you can store new files. You can also get data from the deleted partition on Mac, using Mac recovery software. To undelete Mac partition efficiently, you can get more details from the advanced technology blogs.

Some situations under which you may lose files from laptop hard drive:

  • Catalog file corruption: Catalog file maintains vital information about the file & directory hierarchy on the volume. It has different nodes used by file manager to locate directories & files. Catalog file may get corrupted due to header corruption, power fluctuation and if this happens then file manager is unable to locate data stored on the hard disk & thus data become inaccessible.

  • Error in Upgrading OS: While upgrading Mac OS you may encounter some errors, so you should take extreme care about compatibility issues while upgrading OS otherwise you may face data loss situation.

  • Volume Header corruption: Volume header stores all information such as sector address, size of volume, type of file system & also other information. If by any chance header gets corrupted then all data present in hard disk will become inaccessible & hence you encounter loss of files.

  • Third party technology: Sometimes you may use third party program to increase performance of the device to carry out extra task. This utility enriches the performance of the device but sometimes cause deletion of files leading to loss of data.

Your files may also disappear from system out of your knowledge due to some logical errors. Irrespective of all these reasons responsible for loss of files, you can restore data back with the help of Mac data recovery tool. It also supports drive formatted with HFS+, HFSX, FAT16, FAT32 volume. The application supports laptop hard drive data recovery from different brands like HP, Lenovo, Dell, etc.  You can also restore files from USB on Mac of different brands such as Kingston, HP, Transcend & Sony. It is capable of recovering data from SATA, ATA, IDE, PATA, and SCSI. You can also recover external hard drive data on Mac and also restore external HDD data from various models like Toshiba, Iomega, Seagate, etc.

This recovery tool also helps to the recover of songs that are present in the iTunes library folder. These music files present in the iTunes libraray may get deleted or lost from the library folder as result of various reasons. You can get audio files using iTunes scanning tool. Follow the mentioned link to know about the process of restoration

Procedure for performing Laptop Hard Drive Recovery:

Step-1: On the main page you will find three options & you have to select "Recover Volumes / Drives". Then you will find two options on next screen select "Volume recovery" & proceed to the next step.

Laptop hard drive data recovery - Main Window

Step-2: After that select the drive of laptop from which you want to recover files and then start the scanning process. When the scanning process will be over you can view data restored from the laptop hard disk & save it by purchasing the full version of the tool.

Laptop hard drive data recovery - Preview Window

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