Tag Archives: data recovery

Managing hard drive data loss

http://www.itproportal.com/features/managing-hard-drive-data-loss/ Establishing a backup schedule is vital, with intervals at 15 minutes or less which can ensure data availability and greatly minimize loss. Users should also leverage S.M.A.R.T. [Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology] alerts by using them to spot impending drive failures. The S.M.A.R.T. tools and other disc monitoring tools can proactively tell IT when… Read More »




Triage a Hard Drive Guide for Technicians

How to Triage a Hard Drive Guide for Technicians With data recovery, your main goal is to get the patient drive cloned/imaged to a healthy drive or image file. If you cannot do this with relative ease, it is, for sure, a sign that something is wrong with the drive. In order to allow us… Read More »




Awesome! ReclaiMe Data Recovery Software

ReclaiMe Data Recovery Software is the most easy to use, feature rich and effective file recovery and undelete software. 94% success rate, based on 2015 statistics. (Source: ReclaiMe.com) Google for data recovery software, file recovery and undelete software, and you’ll find yourself lost in literally thousands of applications claiming to be the ultimate solution to your… Read More »




Why you’ll never see me buy a WD My Passport

Data recovery from encrypted disks is very hard. So, I guess you’ll all know, that using commercially available data recovery software you can often recover files. Even after files were deleted or otherwise lost. To protect yourself from this kind of spying you can use hard drive encryption. Disk encryption is a technology which protects information… Read More »




iRecover NAS Data Recovery (repost) – 25% discount

I was contacted by an iRecover user that was trying to do a NAS Data Recovery. It is clear to me from the start that he’s struggling a bit which I can fully understand as data recovery, and specially NAS data recovery can be quite complex. After all it is not something that most people… Read More »




MiniTool Power Data Recovery

Power Data Recovery is available in 3 editions, starting from $69: Personal, Commercial and Enterprise. I ‘reviewed’ Power Data Recovery before here. MiniTool Power Data Recovery is one of the few tools I tried that passes the ‘Data recovery from unknown disk‘ test! Based on that it is a highly recommended tool. Since I now have a… Read More »




Spinrite is not Data Recovery software

Although Spinrite does have it’s used, it is not data recovery software. Even if accidentally recovers your data.




iRecover Free Data Recovery explained

Use iRecover for free data recovery. The free iRecover download actually allows you to recover data without registering the software. Unlike other free data recovery software there is no limitations in file size or amount of data you can recover. When trying data recovery software, the ability to recover large files is actually something that… Read More »




DIY DataRecovery.nl iRecover

iRecover is DIY DataRecovery.nl’s flagship product. The official current version can be downloaded here – 32 bit – Setup file. A newer version (no setup) can be downloaded here – 32/64 bit – Self extracting archive. iRecover can be purchased from DIY DataRecovery.nl ($59) or here with a 25% discount (opens new window to secured site).… Read More »




DiskTuna DFR – Undelete for FAT, FAT32 and NTFS

DiskTuna DFR (Deleted File Recovery) is a so called undelete utility for Windows. No setup is required to reduce the chance of overwriting deleted files (portable). DiskTuna DFR is portable. Price is only EURO/USD 6.95. Fully functional shareware to undelete your files! This means you can share it with whomever you want. You can try the… Read More »