Recover Files after Partitioning HDD

Unfortunately lost data after partitioning!! Here’s how to recover data after partitioning hard drive.

Generally users partition their hard drive to organize data in a better way. And of course this has immense inherent benefits too, we will get into that but before that a quick look on how users get into trouble by doing so. Here’s the situation, a user with only one partition in  hard drive, later on decides to create more partition. First thing he/she could have done is taking entire backup of hard drive partition in any other storage drive. But messes with that and proceeded to partition hard drive. The result is obvious, loss of data. This is just one instance, messing up can also be while managing backup of the partition.

How to restore data after partitioning hard drive?

So, what should be done in order to recover data after partitioning hard drive? The next step have to be finding out the best possible way to restore lost files. This is quite a challenging task to deal with, a user may or may not know about the so called experts in the data recovery industry. The saddening fact is that not every time you might get fruitful results when you pick tools which is not made for the purpose you meant for. What we have on offer for you is a reliable data recovery tool that specifically works to restore data after partitioning hard drive. Our tech support team is always on service for you, feel free to contact them.

Inherent benefits of partitioning a hard drive

Having multiple partitions on a hard drive will help you to better organize the files. So that system files and user files can be separated. And in case if any operating system issues pop up making you to reinstall the OS, still the files in the other partitions will stay as it is. If one hard drive partition gets corrupted or at the instance of format error, still you may be to access the files on other partitions.

Having studied the benefits of partitioning and why you need to think twice to pick an appropriate tool, let’s share more thoughts on the accountable reasons for loss of data after partitioning hard drive.

Using third party tools: The default method of creating or resizing a partition is not followed by most users due to the complicated steps. And hence third party tools is there first choice to manage partitions like Partition Magic, Partition Manager and so on. But it still requires some technical knowledge or else this can become the cause for huge data loss situations.

Interruption while partitioning: This is quite a huge concern while partitioning hard drive, any sort of interruption while partitioning hard disk like a system restart or shutdown can damage the hard drive partition.

As you know, the entire data saved on the hard drive partition will be lost if the partition is deleted, formatted, corrupted while repartitioning the drive.  There may also be instances where errors during partitioning corrupts the partition table or MBR making the hard drive partition inaccessible. In these cases, computer will refuse to boot into the hard drive and often display error messages, stopping you to access files in the hard drive. This is where our partition recovery can be of great help to you. You can use Kingston Recovery tool to recover data after partitioning hard drive.

Benefits of this partition recovery tool

  • It scans the entire hard drive to locate and restore lost data after partitioning hard drive. Application has the potential to identify all partitions on hard disk drive and to restore photos, audios, videos and other file types from partitions with extreme ease.
  • This application can help you to restore deleted or lost, formatted or reformatted and corrupted hard drive partitions irrespective of what has caused the data loss situation. Refer this page: to find out how to recover files from formatted thumb drive.
  • The demo version of this tool, displays the list of recoverable files on its interface and it also allow you to preview the recoverable media files on the hard drive partition.
  • Using this data recovery application you can restore data from USB flash disk, hard drive, memory cards and other storage drives.

Steps for recovering data after partitioning:

Download and install demo version of this application on your system and launch it. After this, select “Recover Drives” option as shown in the figure 1.

Recover Data after Partitioning Hard Drive-Home

Figure 1: Main Screen

After this, choose “Partition Recovery” or "Formatted / Reformatted Recovery" Option to retrieve files from hard drive partitions. Then you have to select your hard drive and click on "Next" tab as shown in the figure 2.

Recover Data after Partitioning Hard Drive-Select Drive

Figure 2: Select Drive

Once the software finishes partition recovery you can easily “Preview” recovered files and save them on your desired storage location as shown in figure 3.

Recover Data after Partitioning Hard Drive-Preview Files

Figure 3: Preview Recovered Files

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