Tag Archives: diy data recovery

Recover data from a RAW partition using ReclaiMe

To recover data from a RAW partition using ReclaiMe you will need a running Windows system and an additional disk to copy data to.  ReclaiMe File Recovery ReclaiMe is an easy to use, effective tool for file recovery. Download For Windows file systems (FAT, exFAT, NTFS, ReFS) you need to purchase the Standard License For support:… 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.




Easeus Data Recovery Wizard Free

Search Google for ‘free data recovery software’ and chances are that you will run into ‘Easeus Data Recovery Wizard Free’. Why? The answer is two-fold. Easeus Data Recovery Wizard is a fairly good product. It is one of the few that passes our ‘data recovery from an unknown disk‘ test. Also, it appears they are… 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 »




FAT or NTFS partition shows as RAW

I recently did a post on ‘file system recovery’ vs. ‘RAW recovery’. It resulted in some questions of people inquiring about data recovery of RAW partitions. Now, ‘RAW recovery’ is something else than recovery of data from a RAW partition. I will try to explain what a RAW partition is and what can be done.… Read More »




Formatierte Daten retten

Formatierte Daten retten. Wichtige Daten werden nach dem Formatieren verloren? Ist es möglich, Daten nach Formatierung wiederherzustellen? Although version 3 is quite old, the basic process is the same for current versions of iRecover. These videos may be a nice guide for German speaking users. If you need support you can reach me at DIYDataRecovery.nl or you can… Read More »