Restore Data from an External Hard Drive Partition

Remo Recover software aids in the simple recovery of your lost partition data.

With hard drives becoming the need of the hour for so many users around the world, it is no surprise that data capacities are ever increasing with prices coming down at the same time.

People opting for hard drives want to partition them for better accessibility of different kinds of data.

Here are some of the common reasons why one partitions a hard drive:

  • Have multiple filesystems: When you are partitioning a hard drive, you are telling the Operating system what kind of file system will be used. If you decide to have different file systems on your computer, for security or for a specific application, you can make several partitions and assign one type of file system to each one of those partitions.
  • Have multiple Operating systems: If you want to use more than one Operating system on your computer, you can make that many partitions, one for each Operating system.
  • Dedicated drives: It is always a good idea to create partitions based on the requirement and assign separate drives for handling Operating system files, office documents, music, movies and other files. Make sure your ‘C’ drive isn’t overloaded as it is required to ensure optimal performance of your system.
  • Improve Performance: When you are accessing data, the drive heads will move around to read or write data. Hence, your hard disk will work more efficiently on small chunks of data rather than on one large drive. You can, therefore, store frequently used data on a single partition so that accessing it will be simple.

Now, with all the above reasons as well, there are chances of data loss occurring on your partition. Let us look at how to restore your lost or deleted data from partitions.

Remo Recover software

If you are pondering about the best way to recover data from external hard drive partition, you have come to the right place! Remo Recover software has strong scanning mechanisms in place to search and locate all your lost data on the partition.

In fact, this recovery tool can restore lost, deleted, formatted or re-formatted partitions as well. Remo Recover aids in the recovery of file systems like NTFS, NTFS5, FAT16, FAT32, and ExFAT.

If you have arranged data in the form of arrays, Remo Recover can successfully restore data from RAID0, RAID1 and RAID5 arrays.

FAT32 is one of the most commonly used partitions. If you want to recover data from lost fat32 partition, Remo Recover software provides a simple solution.

Make sure that you do not write or make any sort of changes to your hard drive once it is corrupted. Data recovery is possible only when data overwriting doesn’t happen.

All you have to do is download and install Remo Recover software and follow some simple on-screen instructions to recover your lost partition data. Once the data recovery process is complete, you can view the recovered files using the Preview option. If you are content with the files that have been successfully retrieved, you can then save these files to a destination folder of your choice.

Common reasons for loss of partition data

Now that we know Remo Recover provides a simple solution to recover your lost partition data, let us try to understand what causes loss of data on a partition.

  • Partition header is corrupted due to virus or malware infections.
  • Power surges or fluctuations while data is being read or written to the partition.
  • Presence of bad sectors on the hard disk.
  • Corruption of logical structure of the hard drive.


  • Always have a backup of your hard drive data.
  • Do not remove your hard drive in the middle of data transfer process.

Recovering Files from Lost Partition

How data loss occurs in a hard drive partition?

Converting Partition: Mostly when we want to convert a partition from one file system to another i.e. FAT16 to FAT32 to NTFS then there are chances of file system corruption that results into huge data loss from your partition

Use of Partitioning Tools: Sometimes, we make use of partitioning tools that are responsible for creating dual or multi boot partitions, but any kind of partitioning error can corrupt or damage the boot sector.  Thus causing missing partition

Using Faulty Application: By making use of unreliable faulty application in order to perform partitions on your hard drive results into deletion of partitions or data while trying to locate disk space in those partitions

Apart from the above discussed issues, there can be various other reasons that might cause missing partition. Such situations results into loss of valuable data which in turn lets you think that your lost data cannot be recovered. Well, you don’t have to worry since data recovery is done securely even from the missing partition. This is possible with the guidance of Remo Hard Drive Recovery software. The software provides easy solution for locating your missing hard drive data.

Get back your files from missing partition in few simple clicks

Make use of Remo Recover application that restores data from partition which are either lost or missing from hard drive. With the help of this software data recovery is done from various hard drive types such as SATA, SCSI, and IDE at ease. Apart from this, our software supports various manufactures like Seagate, Buffalo, Hitachi, Maxtor etc. With the help of this utility, you can get back the lost, deleted and formatted partition without any difficulty.  Besides, the software has the ability to recover your NTFS partition from various hard drives such as SATA, IDE, and SCSI etc.  Besides it recovers data from flash memory cards, USB dives, FireWire Drives, iPods. It is capable of recovering data even when the hard drive has been crashed or does not boot.

The application is useful for finding missing partition and identifies all the important file types on the basis of their unique signatures.  Thereafter, these recovered files can be sorted on the basis of name, date, size, and file type. It also facilitates the option of Find files from the recovered data on the basis of date, creation date, and extension, size as well as file name. Besides, files that are deleted from Recycle Bin or using shift delete command prompt can also be recovered. Another important feature that is supported by this utility is that it creates disk images in order to bypass bad sectors. Later, data is recovered from these disk images. The recovered images can be viewed with the help of Preview option prior to data restoration.

Remo Hard Drive Recovery software supports all the latest operating system that includes Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, as well as Windows Server Edition include 2003, 2008, and 2012.  Apart from that; Mac operating system consists of Mavericks, Yosemite, and EI Capitan.

Remo Recover Software has the following:

  • Save Recovery Session helps in saving the re- scanning time of the drive and resume the saving process any time
  • It has been associated with technical assistance round the clock for handling queries associated with the software
  • With the help of Remo Recover it is possible to restore data from NTFS drive with ADS (Alternate Data Streams)
  • Interactive Software Interface: The user friendly interface of software helps in proper installation of as well as the usage of the software
  • Demo Version: With the help of Demo Version users can understand the working and performance of the software before purchasing the licensed version
  • The software requires minimum disk space of 50 MB for installation purpose

Simple tips that should be followed in order to avoid loss of data from partition

  • Maintain backup of essential data that is stored on your partition before performing any kind of operation on it
  • Before you perform formatting of your partition, properly check whether you have selected the correct partition
  • Always perform resizing or repartitioning of the partition with appropriate knowledge of partitioning