Recover Files from USB External Hard Drive
USB external hard drive plays a significant role when it comes to carrying data from one system to another with ease. It is safe and secure for backup of bulk data and most widely used across the globe. However, in spite of being safe and secure there is possibility that you may lose your data from USB hard drive. If at some point of time, you found yourself in a situation where files from hard drive have been lost then no need to be worried about it. With aid of USB Recovery tool you can easily rescue data from external hard drive in an effective way. This tool has got much appreciation from industries expert and is first choice of users.
There are many reasons which cause data loss from external hard drive. Some of those which are generally occurring are as follows:
Accidental format of USB hard drive: This cause generally happens when you want to format some drive on computer which is having junk data but unfortunately you end up in selecting USB hard drive. This mistake could create a very serious problem for you if back up of data stored on hard drive was not taken. But fortunately there exist a very popular USB external hard drive recovery tool which can get back lost data from formatted drive very easily.
Power surge: Suppose you are accessing some data from USB hard drive on a system and then suddenly power goes off in between this process then your USB drive may get corrupt and some very crucial data from USB drive may be lost. Now, you are left with only one option that is to make use of USB external hard drive recovery tool is able to recover lost data from damaged external drive in an effective way.
Virus and malware attack: If you are using your external hard drive on a system which is under the supervision of virus or any other malicious software then there is very high risk that your USB hard drive may get infected with virus. Once the hard drive is under the virus attack any third party software tool like anti-virus installed on system can delete virus infected files or folders from USB Hard drive. But, USB hard drive recovery software can recover data lost in such conditions.
This USB external hard drive recovery tool has capability to recover data from FAT 16, FAT 32, HFS+, HFSX hard drive or partitions. It completely scans volume/ hard drive with the help of its special algorithm and recovers lost data. It can also recover data from formatted or reformatted volumes. You can also use this recovery tool to recover data from Western Digital USB hard drive. You can preview recovered data before restoring it. It creates Disk Image to bypass bad sectors and use this image latter for data recovery. This tool has a find option which come handy in locating particular files on the basis of date of creation, file signature, size and file name. Apart from hard drive you can also recover memory cards (XD, SD, MMC and memory sticks), iPods on Mac and Windows operating system. Its Save Recovery Session feature come in handy and saves time by avoiding rescanning of drive. You can use this tool to recover usb data on Mac.
Simple Steps for USB External Hard Drive Recovery Tool:
Step 1: Download, and install the free version of USB Recovery Tool on your system, plug USB drive to the computer, and launch the software. Then, from the Home Screen, choose Recover Files option, and then choose the drive representing the USB drive from the list of available drives, and hit Scan button to initiate scanning process, as shown the figure 1.
Figure 1: Home Wizard
Step 2: Now the tool starts scanning the USB drive to find its lost, and deleted data, as shown below in figure 2.
Figure 2: Select USB Drive
Step 3: Upon the completion of the scanning and recovery process, it displays the list of recovered files. You can view the recovered data in two views- Data View and File Type View as shown in figure 3.
Figure 3: List of Recovered Files
Step 4: Before saving the recovered files, you can preview each of the files by right-clicking on the respective file and choosing Preview option to ensure safe recovery of the files as shown in figure 4.
Figure 4: Preview Recovered Files
Step 5: If you are satisfied with the recovery results of the software then activate the license key and save the recovered files at the location of your choice as shown in figure 5.
Figure 5: Save Recovered Files