9 PRECAUTIONS TO BE FOLLOWED BEFORE TRYING TO RECOVER LOST FILES

Loss of Data is an inescapable problem that can encounter by anyone either by an individual PC user or by large-scale professionals, offices or industries. Consequently, to find out an alternative solution to overcome data loss, people usually make and update data backups. Despite their backup plans to secure data, sometimes data manage to be lost. It has been increased since past two decade and companies face loss due to the data loss. Programmers generally use data recovery software to preserve the precious data. Besides windows, MAC data recovery software has been also designed for data protection. Although data security is high in MAC still MAC Data Recovery Software are readily available and popular in the market all over the globe.

There are many reasons that cause data loss and need to be recovered. The reasons are different such as accidental removal of data by power fluctuation or system failure and sometimes natural disasters like earthquakes, hurricanes or floods may also have encountered.

In order to make escape plan from data loss, creating data recovery strategies, then opting for professional data recovery software is suggested. There free data recovery software that can recover data on small scale but if you need to recover data on the large scale the paid feature of data recovery software is recommended for data recovery. Furthermore, recovery software is not the complete cure of data loss some precautions should be kept in mind while encountering the loss.

PRECAUTIONS:

There are some simple precautions that are recommended and should be kept understand while recovering files:

  1. Firstly, it is recommended to make imaging of your damaged hard drive onto the better hard drive. This the only way to make your hard drive’s status healthy. Even by some means, you are unable to recover your drive, you may still have a backup. So, there may have some chances that you would recover files by this way.
  2. Make sure that the hard drive has no physical damages or issues from which you wish to recover data.
  3. Make sure that the drive you are scanning does not save the recovered files in it. This will make the removed data and files overwritten before they can be retrieved. This means you should have to save your files to a location drive from the source drive (from where you would like to recover the files).
  4. Make sure that you have enough free space to save the images or files While creating files, images etc.
  5. Make sure that drive where you are going to save the recovered files is not corrupt. Destination drive should always be verified for corruption and related problems. Do not save recovered data on failing drive.
  6. You should directly stop using the drive for adding or copying data to enhance your probabilities of fruitful recovery.
  7. Generally, MAC data recovery software is usually eye-catching for users and on behalf of this hackers make the most of by introducing their scams and viruses on the systems of users when they download the Free data recovery package. So, it is cautiously kept in mind to download the data recovery package from the trusted website. Genuine sites like EaseUS, Do Your Data Recovery etc. are recommended.
  8. Prevent the deleted files to be overwritten. When the files, media or any other type of data is removed, it left the marks of space on ‘Index Table’ on Operating system. The Operating system finds out the marks of the space occupied by deleted files and makes it ready to retrieve. In this case, if you keep on using the same hard drive for saving new data then there are bright chances of overwriting (new data over deleted one). Then The overwritten data is impossible to be recovered. Even the paid and most popular Data Recovery Software cannot recover the files, folders, media etc.
  9. Download the data recovery software on a system different from the system that is affected. This precaution is necessary for preventing data loss because of overwriting of files. For this plugin, your affected hard drive as a secondary drive to the system and accomplish the recovery of data by scanning and selecting the desired files from this attached drive.

BOTTOM LINES:

Although, these precautions do not show the ineffectiveness of data recovery software. These packages work on the mechanism using which hard drive stores data as an alternative. These Data Recovery Tools have used the hard disk data storage procedure as a hierarchy to reach to removed files and retrieve the deleted files. That’s why following above precautions are the fine provision for recovering files without any damage by the assistance of professional Data Recovery Software. Consequently, appropriate software should make in practice and undo the loss.

Ankit Raghav

This is ankit raghav co-founder of gadgetlio.com. I am an IT student and passionate for blogging. I am a part time blogger, I am blogging since 2013 on gadgetlio.com . my hobbies arereading about technology, new gadgets, and travling.

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