An external hard drive is a portable storage device that operates on plug-and-play basis and used as an alternative to internal hard drive of the computer for storing crucial data. Like the internal hard drive, data stored on it can also be lost or deleted due to some unfortunate reasons, so it is always safer to use good recovery software that supports external hard drive file recovery from Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2008, 2003 and also Mac operating systems. This file recovery software uses the best scanning technology to scan the entire external hard drive sector by sector. It supports complete file recovery on various types of external & internal hard drives such as SATA, SCSI and IDE, FireWire drives, etc and restore deleted data after system restore. This recovery tool can be comfortably used on FAT16, FAT32, ExtFAT, NTFS and NTFS5 file systems supported external hard drives. You can preview your recovered data prior to its restoration to a safe location. The external hard drive recovery software can also be used to retrieve memory card deleted files and files from flash card, iPods, camcorders, digital cameras, etc to name a few. You must click on http://www.recovermydeletedfile.com/how-to-recover-deleted-files-from-memory-card.html to gain extra knowledge about this software.
Files on external hard drive can be lost or deleted because of many factors. You can use this file recovery software to recover such files in various data loss scenarios, of which some are highlighted here:
As mentioned in the last scenario, the file recovery software can also be used on Mac computers in various Mac data loss scenarios to recover erased files from Mac. This software is an ultimate solution to rescue deleted files from flash drive within few minutes. Follow the simple steps explained below in order to comfortably recover deleted files from external hard drive:
Step A: Install and launch the recovery software using software icon on desktop. A main window is displayed with different recovery options, select "Recover Files" option, as shown in Fig a.
Fig a: Main Window
Step B: Select "Recover Deleted Files" option on next window. A new window appears displaying a list of detected logical drives, select your external hard drive and click "Next", as shown in Fig b.
Fig b: Select External hard drive
Step C: Select the file types to recover files based on their unique signatures, as shown in Fig c, or else you can skip this advanced recovery method by clicking on "Skip" and use the normal scanning option. Click "Next" to initialize the scanning and recovery process.
Fig c: Advanced recovery method
Step D: After the completion of recovery process, a list of recovered data is displayed, as shown in Fig d. You can view the list using either "Data view" or "File Type view" option depending on your requirement. Select the files to recover and click "Next" to save the recovered files after purchasing the full version.
Fig d: Recovered Files list