Trusted Methods to Find Lost Partition and Recover Data

Having tough time finding missing partition on Windows computer? Instantly find and recover lost partitions Windows 7, 10, XP, vista etc by using the 4 simple steps below. A wholesome integrated approach for any file system beginning form FAT, NTFS, exFAT, HFS etc.

If a partition is missing on your computer, the existing data on the lost partition cannot be accessed too. However, you can surely find lost partition and recover data from it. Learn how to get back lost partition using trusted methods in the following sections.

What does lost partition mean?

A partition is virtual or logical segmentation of storage device like a hard drive. Partitioning allows operating system to perceive each partition as an individual drive and store data accordingly. If a partition is missing on your computer, it is because the hard drive disk partition is unable to recognize it as a logical drive.

Note: Do not create new partition or overwrite data in existing partition, this leads to permanent data loss.

The following sections of this write-up will present causes and trusted methods that can help in recovering lost partition Windows 10:

Missing Windows 10 partition? It can happen due to any one of the following causes:

  • Lost partition in Windows 7 due to improper upgrade to Windows 10
  • Missing partition error due to corrupt Master Boot Record
  • Erroneous partition resizing in Windows 10 without proper experience
  • Accidentally deleting partition while shrinking or resizing
  • Partition loss due to malware or virus
  • Corrupted Operating system or File system
  • Lost partition on external or internal drive due to abrupt ejection of the hard drive or shutting down of the computer

Recover lost partition in Windows 10 using recommended partition recovery techniques as seen below:

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Different methods to recover an inaccessible partition:

Method 1: Use Disk Management to retrieve lost partition after Windows 10 upgrade

When you upgrade old version of Windows 7, 8, 8.1 to Windows 10, there is a risk of losing an existing partition in Windows 10. This happens due to partial upgrade or improper Windows installation. In such cases you find that partition as an unallocated space. Just follow the 5 simple steps to assign a drive letter to unallocated space and restore lost partition Windows 10:

  • Open Disk Management
  • Right click on Unallocated partition and Select Change drive letter and paths
  • Open Add Drive Letter or Path window
  • Select Assign the following drive letter to choose the drive letter for the unallocated partition
  • Now restart your computer and check if the inaccessible partition is detected in file explorer.

Method 2: Repairing corrupt Master Boot Record and recover missing partition

Master Boot Record is the first partition on a hard drive that helps the computer to load Windows 10 existing on the hard drive. It also contains information with regards to partition table that keeps a track of hard disk drives partitioning information.

If the Master Boor Record is corrupt all the data existing in the record becomes inaccessible. This results in missing partition in Windows 10, as they cannot be identified by Windows. Follow the below steps to repair MBR and restore lost partition Window 10.

  • Use a Windows 10 Operating System DVD or USB drive to boot your computer
  • Choose Troubleshoot->Advanced options->Command Prompt from Windows 10 system recovery
  • Use the following commands in sequence to fix corrupt Master Boot Record BOOTREC /SCANOS, BOOTREC /FIXMBR, BOOTREC /FIXBOOT, BOOTREC /REBUILDBCD
  • Now restart your computer and check the inaccessible partition is detected in file explorer

Note: Fixing a corrupt MBR can also be done using OS reinstallation or OS repair using original Windows media. Either of the two methods either using CMD or Windows media is risky as it may lead to data loss. It is recommended to follow utmost caution when implementing any of the methods.

Method 3: Method 3: Using a partition recovery tool to find lost partition

When trying to recover lost partition Windows 7 or Windows 10, it is quite difficult to find a way that can both preserve your precious data and get back your lost partition.

Remo Recover is complete partition recovery software that can get back lost or deleted partitions without affecting any of the data existing on it. With a unique scan algorithm, Remo Recover keenly recognizes and pulls out partition information and lists them for recovery.

Features of Remo Recover Windows 10:

  • Flawlessly recover formatted partitions of your hard drive
  • You can retrieve over 300 file types, which includes your Microsoft office files, Audio & Video files and even your RAW images can be recovered
  • Recover deleted files and folders that are deleted using Shift + Delete
  • Save and Resume your recovery session as per your convenience
  • You can restore lost FAT16, FAT32, NTFS and NTFS5 partitions from Windows 10 drive

How to recover deleted partition Windows 10

  • Step 1: Launch Remo Recover tool Recover Partitions option to recover lost or deleted partition.
  • Step 2:Choose the physical disk that had lost Windows partition and click on next arrow
  • Step 3:Once the scanning is completed all the found partitions and drives are listed on the computer, choose the partition according to size and file system and click on next arrow to the right bottom.
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  • Step 4: Select the desired files to recover and choose a disk location to save the restored files.

  • remo recover screen 3

You can make use of Save Recovery Session to save and Open Recovery Session to resume the recovery previous session before purchasing the software.

Note: Disk location should not be the same as Lost / Deleted disk in order to avoid overwriting of partition data.

Now you have successfully recovered lost partition Windows 10. Recovered files are saved in the selected disk locatoin as specified in Step 4.

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