Once you enter iFinD Data Recovery, you could see “Lost Partition Recovery” module in the main (first) interface. it is mainly designed to recover data from lost/deleted partition. What’s better, both local hard drives and removable devices are fully supported.
there’re 4 kinds of partition loss situations which will lead to different phenomena.
Free download iFinD Data Recovery and then install it to your local drive or external disk that doesn't include the partition which any files waiting to be recovered. After that, you can launch the software to start recovery.Download
"Lost File Recovery" This feature is for file recovery on an existing partition. This partition may be destroyed or formatted, or the file may be deleted.
"Lost Partition Recovery"This function is to restore the partition after the partition is deleted or lost, and then recover the data on the partition.
"Scan Result List"This function can save your every scan result. You can choose any scan result to recover the above file, which can save you a lot of time.
After downloading and installing iFinD Data Recovery on computer, you're expected to open it at once to see the three functional modules in main interface. Now, we'll select the lost partition recovery module.
When users select this recovery module, they will see a list of physical devices that are connected to host computer. If the device is not found on the list, please click “Refresh” button to make the device seen in the list or verify whether the device is properly connected or whether there are any hardware problems with the device.
Scanning: This page shows the process being scanned, and you can decide 1: stop, 2: pause, and you can see the various real-time information scanned.
1: Cancel: Click this button, the program will terminate the ongoing scanning process, and return to the device selection page of the second step, please click carefully.
2: Pause: Click this button. The program will pause the scanning process and display the found files. If you don't want to wait until the scan is over, you will know if you have found the file you need. Click this button. At any time, you can click the 'Resume' button to continue scanning.
3: This place will display the number of files found in real time. From top to bottom, all the files, pictures, media, compression, and documents are listed in order.
This place will show the found file.
1: If you do not find the file you need, click "Resume" button to continue scanning until you find the file you need.
2: If you find a file that you need to restore, click the "Recover" button, then select a local disk location, save the file you found to the local. Be careful not to save to the partition to be restored.
After all files were saved completely to the appointed place, you can format the disk, rebuild MBR, or do whatever you want to do.