Seagate External Drive Deleted Data Recovery

"I need help to undelete some data from my Seagate external hard drive. I bought this Seagate external hard drive several months ago because I want to use it to backup data stored on my computer’s hard disk. Actually, I sold my old computer and bought a new one yesterday. Today, I connected my Seagate external hard drive to my new computer and wanted to transfer the backup data to the hard disk. However, I mistakenly deleted several folders which contain pictures, videos, and documents. I do not have any other backup, so I need to get back those mistakenly deleted folders. Can I recover permanently deleted files from Seagate external hard disk drive?"

Deleted Photo Video Recovery off Seagate Portable Hard Disk

Nowadays, people like to use an external hard drive to store and transfer data. Among various external hard drives, Seagate external hard drive is mostly widely used by PC users. During data writing and transferring, have you ever mistakenly deleted any important data on your Seagate external hard drive? You don’t need to worry if you accidentally delete important files off your Seagate external hard drive, because only a read-only data recovery software - iCare Data Recovery is available to help undelete files. After deleting files, you just need to stop writing new data to the Seagate external hard drive and then run the data recovery software, which can help restore any type of photos, videos and other data after deleting.

Steps to Recover Deleted Data off Seagate External

Step1. Plug the Seagate external hard drive to your computer. Download and install the data recovery software on your computer. Run the software and select a recovery module.

select recovery mode

Step2. Choose the Seagate external disk so that the software can scan. Then, you just need to wait when it is scanning for lost files.

wait while scanning

Step3. You can preview some files after scanning. And you can select all needed files and recover them in batch.

preview found photo


Download free to start scanning your drive, card with iCare.

Think Carefully before Deleting Files to Avoid Data Loss

You may delete files from a Seagate external hard disk by accident. In order to prevent important data from being deleted due to mistake, you should be careful when writing or transferring data on your external hard disk. Besides, you may intentionally delete some files from your Seagate external hard drive because you regard them as unnecessary data. However, you may find that you still need them after deleting. Therefore, you had better think it carefully before deleting any file from your portable hard disk. If files have been deleted permanently from your external hard drive, you can only rely on data recovery software to perform data recovery unless you have backup.

Seagate Hard Drive Data Recovery after Deleting

Apart from Seagate external hard drive, Seagate hard drive is also widely used by many PC users. Although files deleted from a hard disk will be moved to Recycle Bin before permanently deleting them, you may run into data loss problem on a Seagate hard disk drive after deleting files off Recycle Bin. Whether you delete files from your Seagate hard drive due to mistake or other reasons, you can use the read-only data recovery software to restore deleted data. When save and install the data recovery software, you should be careful to avoid installing it to the partition from which important data was deleted.

Backup Data after Data Recovery

If you have ever lost any important data due to mistaken deletion, you will know that it is not an easy task to get back all deleted files. If you do not want to run into data loss problem again, the best way is to backup important data. You can copy all important files to another device such as another external hard drive, hard drive or USB flash drive. Thus, when you accidentally delete files from the Seagate external, you can easily restore the lost data from backup.

About Seagate

Seagate Technology Corporation was founded in 1976, which is the world’s largest hard disk and external hard disk manufacturers. The head office of Seagate Technology Corporation is located in California of USA. Seagate hard disk drive and external hard drive are widely used in desktop and some other device.

Restore Deleted Files off Other External Hard Drive & Devices

You can find different bands of external hard drives such as Western Digital, Samsung, Maxtor, Toshiba, Hitachi, Sony and more. If you accidentally delete any file from any of those external hard drives, the read-only data recovery software is also available for deleted file recovery. The data recovery software can be compatible with all brands of external hard drives to restore data after deleting. The data recovery software also supports to recover data lost due to some other reasons such as mistakenly formatting; external hard drive not formatted error, RAW file system, and more. The software also supports to:
>> Recover deleted files after formatting memory stick / memory card
>> Recover deleted pictures off formatted digital camera
>> Recover deleted videos on formatted hard disk partition
>> Retrieve images from SD card which were wrongly deleted by computer virus  


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