Seagate Hard Disk Data Recovery

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.X and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks)


Hard drive devices are used for storing digital data basically system data. Hard drives are classified as non-volatile data storage devices. There are various brands which manufacture hard disk drives and one of the popular brand is Seagate. Hard disks of Seagate is a secondary storage device for data storage and is used in desktops, laptops, systems, servers and other devices such as digital camera, cell phone, digital video recorders etc. Seagate hard disk drive is used to store a large amount of files on the system. Hard drives or any other storage devices can be corrupted or damaged due to many reasons. Files or any other important contents can be lost from the Seagate hard drive. You can easily recover files from external hard drive using hard drive recovery software.

In case of any loss of data from Seagate hard drive, do not add any new files to the hard disk until the lost files are restored. Hard disk drives do not actually erase data when the file or data is deleted from the drive. When you delete a file, it is marked as deleted on the disk drive. When the system needs to store more data on that drive, it will use the space where these files are marked as deleted, and overwrite the previously saved data. Thus, do not copy any new data to the hard disk drive from which the data is lost or deleted. This tool is also capable to recover data from Western Digital external hard drive very easily. To know more, check this page: http://www.recoverdrive.net/wd-external-hard-data.html

Why are files lost from Seagate hard drive?

  • Defrag failure: While trying to defrag in order o search for extra space in the hard drive and if it is interrupted then the data from the hard drive can be lost.
  • File transfer: While transferring file from one location to other, there are chances of loosing the file if the file transfer is interrupted.
  • Bad sectors: Hard drive having bad sectors i.e. damaged hard drives can be inaccessible.
  • Accidental deletion/formatting: You might accidentally delete files or format the drive; this will certainly lead to data loss.
  • Corruption or Crash: System crash or drive corruption due to power surge or virus leads to loss of files.
  • Re-formatting hard drive: When you are changing the file system from FAT to NTFS, you will have to re-partition the hard drive. If the process is interrupted in between, it can result in huge data loss.

Seagate hard drive recovery software helps to recover files that are lost or accidentally deleted from hard disk that at your fingertips. This tool is also available in a demo version, you can download, install, and run the software to retrieve data from a Seagate hard disk drive, but you will not be able to save the restored files in this trial version. You can preview the recovered data and save the scanned recovered information. When you are satisfied with the result, you can purchase the complete version of this tool and restore the data that are lost from the hard drive and you can use the saved scanned information so that you need not re- scan to search for the files. By using this drive recovery tool you can very easily recover data from Hitachi hard disk and supports other hard drive brands like Western Digital, Toshiba, Iomega, LaCie, Buffalo, Transcend, SanDisk, etc.

This tool is very effective and accurate to restore files from Seagate hard drives. You can easily get back files off flash drive lost due to the interruption caused while transferring files from system to flash drive and vice versa. It can also retrieve quick formatted NTFS drive within few minutes. To know more on how to recover quick formatted NTFS drive, click here: http://www.recoverdrive.net/quick-formatted-ntfs.html . This software supports file types such as word documents, PowerPoint files, excel spreadsheets, text files etc. and media file types such as; JPEG, MP4, MPEG, MP3, AMR JPG, TIFF, GIF, CR2, CRW, RAW, X3F, DNG, AVI, etc. these are the some of the file extensions of image, music and video files. Drive recovery on Mac tool helps you to retrieve data from drive on Mac OS X in some easy steps.

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.X and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks)

Follow these steps to recover files from Seagate hard drive:

Step 1: Download and install this software to retrieve files. From the main screen select "RECOVER FILES" option among the 3 options to restore files.

Recover Data on External USB - Main Screen

Main screen

Step 2: Select "DELETED FILES" option or "LOST FILES" option to retrieve lost or deleted files.

External USB Drive Recovery - window that displays option to recover deleted or lost files

Select Recovery Option

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.X and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks)

Step 3: Next screen displays the drives present in the system and click on "Next" button.

Recover files from external USB drive - USB drive selection screen

Select Drive

Step 4: View the files that are recovered, and preview the files using "Preview" option as shown in the figure.

Restore formatted drive - Preview screen

Preview Recovered Files

Step 5: You can save the recovered files on your system or copy it to CD/DVD.

Requirements: Microsoft Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.X and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks)

For Leopard (10.5) and
Snow Leopard (10.6) Users

Download Recover Deleted Files

For Lion (10.7), Mountain Lion (10.8),
Mavericks and Yosemite(10.10) Users

Download Recover Deleted Files