How to recover lost files after format?

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Formatted your drive without backup? - Learn how to get back files after formatting:

If you are a regular user of computers and storage devices you must be familiar with this term called formatting and reformatting. Formatting a drive means to prepare the drive for an operating system to use by deleting all data and setting up a new file system like FAT 16, FAT 32, NTFS, NTFS 5, exFAT, HFS+ and HFSX files systems on it.

Hence, before formatting your drive make sure that you have a backup of all important files to avoid losing files and the process of recovering lost files after format. Sometimes, it so happens that you forgot to take a backup before formatting or reformatting your device and you have lost all your important files

Instead of cursing yourself for not taking a backup of the data, we recommend you to make use of Remo Recover a file recovery software to help you recover lost files after formatting.

What happens when you format a drive?

As mentioned earlier, formatting prepares the drive for an operating system to use by deleting all the data. So when you format a drive, all your data on the drive will be deleted but not permanently. The formatted or reformatted drive will still have all your lost files with its space marked as available to be overwritten. It is important that you stop using the device or the drive to increase the chances of lost file recovery after format.

Now watch this video tutorial to find out how Remo Recover will help you to recover lost files after formatting your hard drive or Solid state drive.

Quick steps to safely restore lost files after formatting your HDD/ SSD

  • Step 1: Download and install Remo Recover on your computer
  • Step 2: Upon launching the software, Select Recover files
  • Step 3: Select the drive from where you need to recover lost file and Click on Scan to find lost files after format
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  • Step 4: After the completion of scanning, you can Preview by clicking on the recovered files and Save them to the location of your choice.
    recover deleted files found drivesNote: It is recommended not to select the drive from which you are recovering to restore files after format to avoid overwriting of data.

Features of Remo Recover:

  • Recovers lost /deleted files and folders
  • Restore files after formatting your hard drive or solid state drive
  • Capable of recovering files after Windows re-installation
  • Retrieve files after formatting RAID0, RAID1 and RAID5 partitions
  • Supports all versions of Windows and Mac
  • Capable of recovering files lost due to hard drive corruption or power loss.

Act smart take backup!

Though Remo Recover lets you restore lost files after format, it is recommended to take regular backup of the data before you perform formatting any drive. When you start using the drive after formatting, as told earlier the files will be overwritten and it makes the chances of recovering lost files after format vague.

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