“My system required an MBR to install Windows. So, I changed partition table from GPT to MBR using Diskpart Command. After conversion, other disk has disappeared and it is showing only one disk with unallocated space. I want the disks back that has disappeared. I have stored some important and most cherished photos, videos and lots of other data. I can’t even imagine losing those files. Please help me! How can I recover lost data after GPT to MBR conversion?”
Solution to Retrieve Lost Data After Disk GPT to MBR Conversion
When there is data loss after converting GPT to MBR, the first thing to do is to stop using your computer. By doing this, you can stop over-writing on hidden or lost partition data.
Then, use Remo Hard Drive Recovery software. A comprehensive solution to all your complex data loss situations. It has a built-in advanced algorithm which scans the drive for lost logical disks, and allows you to retrieve your lost data in its original form. Not just that, you can also restore partitions, that are lost, deleted, corrupted or inaccessible. It also retrieves data from disk drives like SATA, SCSI AND IDE and file systems like FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, NTFS5 and exFAT.
Another unique feature of Remo Partition Recovery Tool is that; it creates image of the disk having bad sectors enabling you to restore lost data.
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In What Circumstances Data Is Lost?
Data loss can occur not just while GPT to MBR conversion, but also because of corrupt MBR or GPT or choosing a wrong disk while partition table conversion. Apart from that, you might also lose data because of partitioning error, problem with your hard disk drive and many more. Problems like these, makes it difficult for an average user to get back data after partition table conversion or to restore files after corrupt MBR and other severe data loss scenarios on Windows 10, Windows 8 & 8.1, Windows 7, Vista, XP, Server 2003 & 2008.
Download, install and run Remo Partition Recovery Software, then select Recover Drives from the main screen and then follow the below mentioned steps:
Important Tip: Always backup your data before changing GPT to MBR, when resizing or formatting partitions, installing new OS or any changes that you do with your hard disk drive. Click here to know the simple method to convert disk GPT to MBR without data loss...