Software to Recover HDD Partition on Windows 8
Do you have deleted or formatted hard drive partitions on latest Windows version i.e. Windows 8 and looking for partition recovery tool to recover partition? Hard drive partitions can delete or lost due to formatting, erroneous re-partitioning, virus infection, file system conversion, resizing partitions and due to other unknown reasons. For recovery of these formatted, deleted or lost hard drive partitions, several tools are on hand but there are very few tools available for partition recovery on Windows 8 and among these tools, Partition Recovery Software is the best utility, which is designed with advanced technology to recover formatted hard drive partitions on Windows OS. Partition Recovery software recovers partitions on all latest Windows versions such as Windows 10, 8, 7, XP and from Windows Vista in an efficient way.
You need to perform hard disk partition recovery due to various factors. Generally, accidental formatting of partitions is the most usual scenario carried out computer users. A particular hard drive partition gets format as you click on FORMAT option by right clicking on that drive. During installation of Windows OS, it shows all partitions and asks for formatting. On that time most of users get format all partitions mistakenly. Any interruption during re-partitioning the existing partitions while installing operating system also leads to partition loss. Error while resizing the hard drive partitions for shrinking or expanding disk partition space by disk utility manager or with the help of third-party tool on Windows 8 also leads to deleted or lost partition. It is not possible to restore these deleted or formatted partitions without employing any third party tool. However, Partition Recovery Software makes it too easy to get back deleted FAT partition along with NTFS, ExFAT partitions on Windows 8.
As NTFS is more secure and reliable with great performance than FAT. Therefore, most of the user attempts to convert FAT file system to NTFS. Any error while performing file system conversion process can also result in deleting hard disk partitions on Windows 8. Apart from this, Virus infection is also very severe cause related to partition loss. It can damage file system structure or result in corrupting hard drive boot sector. Boot sector contains machine code to load the operating system. After boot sector corruption, it becomes necessary to format hard drive, which leads to deleting partitions. Additionally, if any partition gets corrupt due to virus infection, you cannot be able to access files on that partition. In this case, you will have to restore hard drive partition on Windows 7 with the help of Partition Recovery Software. In addition, you can recover lost or deleted the partition on Mac machine very easily.
Partition Recovery Software is an easy to use application, which retrieves lost NTFS partition, FAT16, FAT32, exFAT, HFS, and HFSX partitions, as the tool is available in Windows as well as Mac editions separately. Apart from hard drive partition recovery, you can also recover ex-hard drive partitions and USB drive partitions with a tool.
Guidelines to perform partition recovery on Windows 8
Step 1: Download and install the free version of Partition Recovery tool on your Windows 8 system. After successful installation, launch the software. In the Main Screen, select “Recover Partitions” 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
Figure e : Option to Save Recovered Data