Laptop data recovery

Learn the different data recovery tools available to recover data from a laptop and points to keep in mind while using these

Data recovery is the process of retrieving data which might be lost because of several system errors, virus attack, failure of hardware, accidental deletion by user itself etc. Retrieving might be important while it is some financial or business file with greater importance. To prevent all these problems related to data loss, keep a copy of all the important files somewhere as there are many online data storage services. Before you start the process of recovery make sure that the data is important, reasons of data loss and the size of data that is to be recovered. Loss of data because of logical errors might be recovered with various software tools.

Some data recovery tools available to recover data from a laptop and points to keep in mind while using these are as follows:

  • Third party software

  • Online data recovery

  • Tips to prevent data loss

Third party software

To recover data from a problematic hard disk drive, use powerful software available in the market. Mechanical problems in the laptop hard disk drive can make data unrecoverable. To use any of these software, the first thing you should do is to download the needed software. You could approach a technical expert to select the best data recovery software.

Online data recovery

Online data recovery is a remote process which is done through the Internet. You can restore the lost files to your laptop through this facility. The essential thing is to have an Internet connection in your laptop. The main benefit of this recovery process is that there is no need to install any software. This is a good recovery technique if you have a speedy and efficient Internet connection. This cannot be used if there is any physical damage to the hard disk drive.

Tips to prevent data loss

If there is any crash in the redundant array of independent discs (RAID), replace the RAID drive to prevent further data loss. You need to be careful while you run system utilities. Also keep the hard drive cover of laptop safe to know the specification of that hard drive. Also try not to clean the hard drive by yourself as this might cause damage to the disc.

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