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Recover Hard Disk Partition

  • The system will give us some prompts if the hard disk partition is lost or damaged when we use computer. For example, if partition is damaged, the system will display "partition needs to be formatted" or "files or directory has been damaged" when we click the partition. However, we should not format partition in this situation, for there may be important data. File allocation table will be deleted if we format FAT file system. This will make recovering partition more difficult. There are many ways to recover hard disk partition. Some users use Windows built-in disk management tool and other users use partition magic. How does partition magic recover hard disk partition? Actually some partition magic such as MiniTool Partition Wizard possesses the function to recover hard disk partition. MiniTool Partition Wizard can recover partition lost or damaged in hard disk. However, before recover partition, we should know how to avoid partition loss.

    We must pay attention to the following aspects when using disk.
    1. We must handle it with care, for it is a precise instrument. It should be fixed if used for a long time.
    2. Hard disk can not be moved after computer boot. If it needs to be moved, we have to turn off the computer and wait for motor stopping.
    3. We must avoid abnormal computer shut-off, for it causes hard disk damage.
    4. We should back up data when hard disk runs noisily or abnormally because normal disk has little noise.
    Nevertheless, if it is lost by accident, we can recover hard disk partition with MiniTool Partition Wizard.

    Recover hard disk partition with MiniTool Partition Wizard
    Download it on the official website and install it. Then launch MiniTool Partition Wizard.



    In the main interface, right click the disk with lost partition and select "Partition Recovery" in the option box to go on.



    In this interface, set scan range and click "Next" to go forward.



    Select scan mode by choosing "Quick Scan" or "Full Scan" and click "Next" to start the scan.



    Scan finished, the lost partition is displayed. Select all partitions that are needed and click "Finish" back to the main interface.



    We can preview the lost partition. Click "Apply" after confirming all operation in "Operations Pending". Then the lost partition has been recovered.

    To recover hard disk partition is only one function of MiniTool Partition Wizard. It can also create partition, delete partition, hide partition, copy partition, etc. More information about MiniTool Partition Wizard can be found on the website: https://www.partitionwizard.com/