How to Recover Files from Unbootable HDD?
Let us assume a situation where you have turned on your system to complete your project work, which was half done. When you switched on your system Windows started to boot and after some time, you have encountered a blue screen showing an error message stating that Windows won't boot as some of the files are missing. You have stored all your important data in the hard drive that is not booting now. What will you do in this situation to recover files from Unbootable HDD? Just remain calm, as data recovery from unbootable hard drive can be easily performed by using Recover Partition software.
Factors responsible for the corruption of the hard drive that can lead to unbootable drive:
When you switch on your computer, it looks for the boot instructions in the boot sequence. This boot sequence sends a message to your computer the order in which it has to search for an operating system. If it come across corrupted or damaged boot sequence instructions, it fails to continue the boot process and as a result it makes the hard drive unbootable. Apart from this, your computer also fails to boot if the boot sector is severely infected by virus attacks. Few harmful viruses such as Melissa, Sasser, Zeus, Leornado, etc spreads over your computer hard drive and makes it corrupt, due to which it fails to boot and as a result of this all the files saved in the hard drive becomes inaccessible. The presence of excessive bad sectors in the computer hard drive also makes your computer hard drive unbootable.
Free Software to recover files from unbootable hard drive:
It is always better to be aware of the symptoms that are displayed before to the incident of your hard drive fails to boot. So that, you can take the backup of all your files before data loss takes place due to unbooting hard drive. However, even if you don't have your data backup and come across the above mentioned scenarios, then need not be panic, as data saved in your hard drive are not lost permanently, but you can't access them and data recovery from unbootable hard drive is possible now by taking the help of Partition Recovery software. One can take the advantage of this software to retrieve data from deleted partition on Mavericks, High Sierra, Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, Mountain Lion, Snow Leopard, Windows 10, 8 & 8.1, 7, Vista, XP, Server 2003 & 2008, and other versions.
As soon as you receive the boot error message from your computer, stop using your hard drive immediately and remove it from your system and connect it to some other healthy system. Then, download the trial version of this Recover Partition software on this system and run it to retrieve files from unbootable hard drive. After recovering all your files, this tool allows you to preview all the recovered files prior to saving them at your desired location. To save the recovered files, you need to purchase the complete edition of this software.
More About this software:
This software supports unbootable hard drive data recovery on desktops and laptops running Windows and Mac operating systems. It not only supports data recovery from unbootable hard drive, but also it helps for recovering data from inaccessible hard drive, xD card, SDXC card, MMC card, SDHC card, CF card, etc. Moreover, this software supports data recovery from unbootable hard drive formatted with different file systems such as NTFS, FAT16, FAT32, ExFAT, HFS and HFSX. It recovers data from SATA, PATA, SCSI, and IDE hard drives with great ease. Using this tool, one can recover more than 300 types of files. It has potential to recover deleted, formatted and corrupted hard drive partitions in hassle free manner.
Step 1: Download and install the free version of Partition Recovery tool on your PC. After successful installation, launch the software. In the Main Screen, select ôRecover Partitionsö option. Then, the tool shows all the logical and physical disk drives available in the system. Choose the appropriate physical disk and click "Scan" option
Image 1 - Launch Pad
Step 2: Now, the tool scans the physical hard disk to find deleted, and lost partitions. Once scanning is complete, it displays a list of found partitions. Select the required partition, which you want to recover and hit "Scan" button to initiate the recovery process from a partition.
Image 2: Found Partitions
Step 3: Now, the software scans the selected partition to regain it's files back. Wait for the scanning to get complete. Upon the completion of scanning process, a list of recovered files are displayed. You can view the recovered files in Data View, and File Type View.
Image 3 - Recovered Data in File Type & Data Views
Step 4: Finally, at the end of recovery process, youc an preview the recoverable files by right clicking on the file and selecting Preview from the displayed options.
Image 4 - Preview Recovered Files
Step 5: At last, if you are satisfied with the tool, then activate the license key of the tool and select the destination drive to save the recovered files.
Image 5 - Save Recovered Data