Windows XP Hard Disk Recovery

Retrieve Windows XP Hard Drive Data

Have you ever formatted hard drive of your computer? In order to make effective use of storage space on Windows XP, most of the users divide their hard disk drive into different partitions. The main motive behind partitioning is to store the files on their priority. However, sometimes while partitioning, most of the users commit a mistake by accidentally deleting the entire partition.  In case, if you are going through such data loss trauma, then here is the best possible way to restore deleted Windows XP partition.

When it comes to store huge  amount of data on your Windows XP computer, no other device can beat hard drives. However, most of the time these storage drives undergo physical breakdown. This must happen because of its extensive use. Moreover, it will make the drive inaccessible and lead to critical data loss. In such scenarios, if you have a backup then you can easily surmount the data loss. However, what if you don’t have a backup of your important files stored on that inaccessible drive? A computer buff can  never bear severe data loss. Fortunately, efficient data recovery software is  available to overcome from these kind of data loss. When it comes to recover data from inaccessible Win XP partition, Windows hard drive data recovery tool is the best option available over internet.

Before going through how to retrieve deleted Windows XP partition, let us walk through the most common causes for deletion of partition from Windows XP. It might also serve you whenever you face data loss in future.

  • Formatting is a quite common process which most of the Windows computer users perform to erase all the data and re-install the operating system. In case if the user forgot to take a proper backup of his important files before formatting the hard drive, then severe data loss will be guaranteed.
  • Sometimes due to errors in the file system or hard disk crash, computer will ask you to format the hard drive partition. In case if you don’t have backup of files stored on such partitions, then chances of losing data are pretty more.
  • There are several causes like hardware failure, file system corruption, infection of viruses and malwares, unexpected shutdown might also result in loss of data from Windows XP based computers.

In any worst case scenario, if you end up with losing files, then use Windows Hard Drive Recovery tool to recover data from any of the scenarios.This tool has a strong inbuilt search engine that scans the entire hard drive for lost or deleted files and restores them with the help of its advanced algorithms. You can also use this tool to recover data from external hard drive, memory sticks, flash drives, iPods, FireWire drives etc. It facilitates you to preview the recovered files in order to evade the recovery of unwanted files. Moreover, you can recover formatted Windows 7 hard drive and also restores files from all major versions of Windows operating systems.

Just carry out these steps to recover Windows XP hard disk

Step 1: Install Windows Hard Drive Recovery software on your computer and launch its first window as shown in below fig 1.

Windows XP Hard Disk Recovery - First Window

Figure 1 : First Window

Step 2: Select the partition from the list of logical drives as shown in fig 2.

Windows XP Hard Disk Recovery - Select Partition

Figure 2: Select Partition

Step 3: Once the recovery process finishes, you will see the list of restored files will be as shown in fig 3.

Windows XP Hard Disk Recovery - List of Recovered Files

Figure 3: List of Recovered Files