Accidentally Deleted NTFS Partition Data Recovery

Partitioning the hard drive means dividing the physical hard drive in to two or more logical units called partitions. For proper utilization of hard disk space it is recommended to divide the hard drive in to several partitions. It allows you to install different operating systems on each partition. Partitioning helps to separate user files from operating system and program files so that if you want to reinstall the operating system then format the partition containing operating system related information and reinstall on it without affecting the user documents stored on other partitions. Hard drive containing more partitions reduces drives access time and increases response time thus the operating system and the applications run faster and it increases effectiveness. Defragmentation is easy if the hard drive has numerous partitions. This allows user to defrag those segments which actually requires defragmentation thus saves hard drives from prematurely failing due to defragmentation.

It is recommended to format Windows 2000, 2003, 2008, NT, XP, Vista and Windows 7 partitions in to NTFS (Newer Technology File System) developed by Microsoft Corporation for its Windows line if operating system. Because this file system has several improvements over FAT like advanced data structures to increase the performance, reliability and disk space utilization. NTFS provides high security to the files and folders. By using NTFS you are able to grant or deny other users permission to access, modify or delete specific files. It has high file compression techniques which allow you to save the space on hard disk by compressing the files and folders.

Even though it provides high reliability which ensures that the chance of losing the data from NTFS formatted partition is lesser compared to other partitions, once you accidentally delete NTFS formatted partition all the data stored on that partition will be lost. How to recover deleted NTFS partition? Is a question most of us ask if we have accidentally NTFS partition that was not intended. This results in loss of all important data belonged to that partition. Don’t be despair you can easily recover data from deleted partition with the help of partition recovery tool.

While partitioning or re-partitioning the hard disk with the help of disk utility tool you may unintentionally delete the NTFS partition containing important data. In this case if you do not possess the back up copy of the partition data then it results in severe data loss. While deleting the partitions with the help of disk management tool, in the disk management utility window you should right click on the partition which should be deleted and then select “Delete Partition” option. Here if you accidentally select a wrong NTFS partition then all the data stored on that partition will be wiped out. In such situations use partition recovery tool to recover deleted NTFS partitions.

This application recovers data from formatted or reformatted volumes effectively. It is equipped with advanced built in algorithm to recover data from lost NTFS partition on Windows 7. Partitions which get deleted while repartitioning the hard drive can be easily recovered with this application. Data corrupted due to some errors in partition creation process. It recovers data from FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, NTFS5 partitions/volumes. This utility is capable of recovering different types of files based on their unique signatures and allows you to manually add or edit the signatures of non-listed files. You can easily locate required file with the help of built-in “Find tool” of this utility. This application enables you in recovering deleted partition from IDE hard disk and from other hard disk brands like SATA, SCSI. It supports recovery of data from flash memory cards, iPods, external USB drives, fire wire drives. Software also allows you to recover RAID partition that got deleted due to improper repartitioning.

Steps to recover deleted partition on Windows:

Step 1: Download and install the utility on your PC. Launch the utility and select “Recover Partitions/Drives” option from the main screen and proceed further as shown in Figure 1.

Figure 1 : Main Window

Step 2: Now select “Partition Recovery” option to recover data from deleted partition option as shown in Figure 2.

Figure 2 : Select Partition Recovery

Step 3: Select the partition from which the data is to be recovered and click “Next” to start the scanning process as illustrated in Figure 3.

Figure 3 : Select Physical Drive

Step 4: After the completion of scanning process the software displays all the found partitions, as shown in Figure 4. Select the partition which you want to restore and click "Next".

Figure 4 : Select the Partition

Step 5: After the completion of scanning process a window with the list of retrieved files will be displayed. Select required files and save to secured location as shown in Figure 5.

Figure 5 : Recovered Data

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