Restore Data from Drive on Windows 7

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

You rely on your PC at work or home for performing various tasks. You have installed the latest Windows 7 operating system on your computer and everything is working fine now. What about future? An unanticipated disaster may strike some day when you turn on your PC. Let us say Windows 7 computer may refuse to boot, hard drive might become unrecognized or you could have deleted partition from hard drive and so on. In addition to this, files can go missing from Windows 7 drive after accidental deletion, formatting and harmful virus attacks. It’s a nightmare to lose your valuable data on account of these circumstances and it can make you lose days or months of work saved on your Windows 7 PC. What next? Can you recover data from drive on Windows 7? Yes, many data recovery programs are there to help recover deleted/lost files from hard drive or other storage drive on Windows 7. You need to select suitable software for recovering data from drive on computer without causing any damage to its content. Windows drive recovery software, is the right choice for those who are looking forward to to get back their drive data on Windows 7 by their own. Click on this link to visit homepage

Stop using your drive immediately

You can greatly increase the chance of restoring data by minimizing your PC use soon after data loss. You thought files are gone forever when they disappear from hard drive or other storage drive. But actually when a file gets deleted or formatted from hard drive, only its index information is updated in the file table. That is operating system just removes links pointing to file from file table and labels the space occupied by the deleted file as free and reusable. But deleted/lost files still remain intact on the hard drive until its space is overwritten by new files. Therefore when you use hard drive for further read/write operation, this free space might slowly be used for storing new files. In this way, your files will be lost permanently when they are replaced by newer files on hard disk.

Common causes for loss of data from drive on Windows 7

  • You might delete files from Windows 7 hard drive using Shift+Delete keys or by emptying Recycle Bin without checking and later realize they are important files.
  • Accidental formatting of Windows 7 partition by mistake or by intention to get rid of corruption make you lose files.
  • Partitions can get deleted/lost or become inaccessible during re-partitioning hard drive leading to loss of data.
  • Your computer may fail to boot as a result of MBR corruption, OS crash, partition table corruption, frequent computer reboots, registry file corruption, etc. Entire hard drive data becomes inaccessible and may be lost in this case.
  • Hard drive failure is another cause that leaves its data unreadable. Hard drive failure can happen as consequence of hard drive corruption, bad sectors, file system corruption, malware attacks and other logical errors.
  • Also there are chances of deleting or losing files from external storage drives like external hard drives, USB drives, memory cards or iPods when you connect them to a Windows PC due to accidental deletion, formatting or file transfer errors. Such files bypass Windows Recycle Bin and will get lost from Windows hard drive.

Don’t worry, when you have lost files due to above mentioned scenarios, just download and install the trial version of drive data recovery software on your PC having Windows 7 OS. Connect the affected drive as external storage device and proceed with simple steps as shown by its user interface to complete drive recovery on Windows 7. Unless  the files are not overwritten on drive, you can 100% get back lost files by using this software from drive on Windows 7. View the list of restored files on its user interface after the drive recovery process. This software can rescue Kingston USB drive along with memory cards, memory sticks, USB flash drives, SD cards, etc. It is recommended by highly professional experts, so no need to worry while using this application.This will help you in analyzing performance of this drive recovery software. You can employ this application to retrieve data from external hard drive and hard drives of various brands like Hitachi, Western Digital, Seagate, Iomega, Toshiba, Samsung, Maxtor, etc.In addition, you can easily restore data from bad hard drive, virus attacks or bad sectors by using this software at your fingertips.

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


This tool has a powerful scan engine for recovering around 280 file types from different storage drives. Other than hard drives, you can also get back deleted/lost files from USB drives, flash memory cards and iPod. It will enable you to bring back files after formatting drive or reformatting drive and re-partitioned hard drive on Windows 7, XP, Vista, Server 2003 and 2008 operating system. In addition, it can be used as corrupted drive recovery, software to get back inaccessible data after corruption of various storage drives due to some unavoidable situations. You perform data recovery from FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, NTFS5 and ExFAT partitions on hard drive after failure or crash. Apart from Windows, you can recover drive data on Mac OS X Leopard, Snow leopard and Lion in an appropriate way.

Steps to retrieve data from drive on Windows 7:

Step 1: Download and install recover drive tool on healthy Windows 7 computer to retrieve data from drive and then launch the software. A new  window appears from where you need to select “Recover Partitions/Drives” option among the 3 options as shown in Figure 1.

Windows 7 Drive Recovery - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main screen

Step 2: Select “Partition Recovery” option to restore lost data from drive or select “Formatted/Reformatted Recovery” option to get back data from formatted/reformatted drives on Windows 7 as shown in Figure 2.

Windows 7 Drive Recovery - Partition Recovery

Figure 2: Select Data Recovery Option

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

Step 3: A window is displayed with the list of connected storage devices like hard drives, memory cards, USB drives etc. Select drive from which you need to retrieve data and click on “Next” button to start the scanning of drive as shown in Figure 3.

Windows 7 Drive Recovery - Drive Selection screen

Figure 3: Select the External Hard Drive

Step 4: After the drive recovery process, you can view the list of files recovered from selected drive under Data View option as shown in Figure 4.

Windows 7 Drive Recovery - File Preview Screen

Figure 4: Recovered Files from Drive

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