Some users may delete a very important partition like recovery partition and system partition when they make partitioning operations in Windows Disk Management utility. Actually, apart from mistaken deletion, our partitions may get deleted due to virus infection, wrong ghost, incorrect partitioning, and so on. Well then, is there a free tool for finding deleted partition? Here, MiniTool Partition Wizard is highly recommended.
How Does MiniTool Partition Wizard Recover Deleted Partition
To answer this question, let’s see something about partition table. It is located in MBR sector and records information about all partitions on hard disk, including file system, partition size, head number, sector number, and so on. Windows locates the target partition according to those parameters. Deleting a partition will clear corresponding partition information recorded in partition table so that Windows can not find it, but it exists. MiniTool Partition Wizard helps restore partition by rebuilding partition information on partition table automatically according to records of neighboring partitions, and users do not need to do any complex operations. Therefore, it is worth downloading this free tool for finding deleted partition.
Note: after a partition is deleted, it will become unallocated space where new partitions can be created. Users had better not create partitions, because it will modify partition table so as to influence partition recovery effect.
How to Recover Deleted Partition with MiniTool Partition Wizard
Firstly, run this freeware to get the starting interface and then choose “Launch Application” module to get the main window below:
After selecting the disk which is suffering partition loss in the interface above, we can see the function the free tool provides for finding lost partitions, namely “Partition Recovery”. Click this module and we can see the following interface:
Here please choose a scanning range for the specified disk and click “Next>”. Then, choose a scanning method to scan the specified range and click “Next>”. After scanning, both lost partitions and existing partitions will be shown:
At this time, please check all needed partitions, including existing ones and lost ones, and unchecked partitions will be lost. Then, click “Finish” to go back to the main interface:
Now we can preview the recovered partition, but it does not have drive letter. To make it visible in Windows Explorer, please allocate it with a drive letter via the function “Change Drive Letter”. At last, click “Apply” button on the top and MiniTool Partition Wizard will recover deleted partition automatically.
Now download this free tool for finding your deleted or lost partitions. If system partition or boot partition is deleted by mistake and Windows cannot boot, recover them via Partition Wizard Bootable CD, which can boot computer without OS.