Digital evolution has brought a sort of sophistication to store and retrieve data on to and from computers. But, how far they are safely preserved, transferred and utilized?
Answering any word synonymously to the word ‘absolutely’ would be pushing your data into danger zone with no alerts set to raise alarms.
Software may not wear down but hardware does. With the replenishing hardware, goes the software and data to the digital hell.
It is of course very common to lose date on digital devices. No matter what third-party protection software you are using and it never matters how much did you spend on it, data does go missing like as people in real world.
Along with all those wonderful software tools you have, it is also recommended to have a data recovery software. Also, make sure you chose one like EaseUs’s Data Recovery Wizard 9.0.
What is EaseUs Data Recovery Wizard?
EaseUs data recovery wizard is a data recovery software developed by EaseUs that allows the user recover the lost files on the disks.
EaseUs Data Recovery Wizard 9.0 is the latest version of the recovery software from EaseUs. New features have been added making it compatible to the latest versions of the operating systems.
Recovering data with EaseUs Data Recovery Wizard is easy and safe. It is a powerful tool that needs no expert knowledge to use. A very common computer user can use it to recover data in 3 simple steps.
Let’s take a look at the following hands-on review of this data recovery wizard and then take your chance of trying it without the need of worrying about finding proper options on it later.
Step 1: Selecting the type of files to recover
EaseUs Data Recovery Wizard 9.0 allows you to recover image/graphics, audio, video, email, archive and all kind of document files.
What kind of image/graphic files?
Common Image/graphic file format files and photos of digital camera formats like JPG, JPEG, PNG, BMP and GIF and so on can be recovered.
What kind of Audio files?
Common audio format files like MP3, WMA, AMR and MPC and so on can be recovered.
What kind of video files?
Video files of common formats like MP4, 3GP, MPEG, WMV, AVI, VOB, FLV, MKV, SFI and so on can be recovered using this data recovery software.
What kind of email files?
Email formats of format PST and DBX from Outlook and Outlook Express clients on the computers can also be recovered.
What kind of document files?
Common document files of formats DOC, DOCX, XSLX, PPT and PDF and so on can be recovered.
Select the type of files you want to recover and click ‘Next’ to go to next step of recovery process. You may choose ‘All File Types’ option on the top to scan & recover all the above discussed file formats at once.
Step 2: Choosing a disk to recover
Choose the hard disk partition or thumb drive that is plugged in to your computer to recover files from. You cannot recover the files from same drive you have installed this software on.
For e.g., If you want to recover the files from partition C:, you need to have the software installed on partition D: or on some other partition.
This hard drive recovery capability is possible because of data remanence which keeps the data on the drive even after it is deleted completely. It keeps the file structure table ghostly alive inside the drive so helps us during hard disk recovery.
Choose a drive to recover data from and click ‘Next’ to go to the last step of recovery.
Step 3: Scanning and recovering files
This is the last and interesting step of whole data recovery process. It starts scanning for the files as soon as the ‘Next’ button is hit in previous step.
You can switch to ‘Path’, ‘Type’ and ‘Time’ meanwhile to identify the files that you wanted to recover based on the path it was saved, type/format/extension of the file and time when it was created previously on the left pane.
The recoverable files will be shown in the center pane along with the associated ‘Preview’ button on the right pane that allows you to preview the file before recovering.
Select the files shown that you want to recover and hit the ‘Recover’ button on the bottom of the wizard to save them on to your disks.
Note: Do not save the files on to same disk you lost them from. It might disturb the file allocation ghostly table inside and cannot recover the other files later.
- You can even save the scan results and recover the files later. EaseUs data recovery wizard allows us to save the can results on the disk and can be re-opened to resume the recovery process.
- EaseUs hard disk recovery attempts the most possible trials to recover the lost, damaged or corrupted files by not allowing the data to be written in to those critical section of the drive.
Why don’t you give it a try? And don’t forget to share you experience with it in comments below.