This is a question we received from one of our readers:
"I have a 500GB hard disk which was divided into 4 partitions on my PC. Recently I formatted D drive (data partition) by mistake. How do I recover files from D partition after format?"
In fact, many our readers often ask the similar question and want us to share the easiest and best way to recover files after formatting D partition. Therefore, we shared this article and hope to help those users to recover files from D drive after format it by mistake on Windows PC.
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Unless you have backup, you have no other choice but to use a format recovery tool for D drive data recovery after mistakenly format or reformat.
iCare Data Recovery Pro is designed with three different recovery modes, among which "Deep Scan Recovery" mode helps recover files from D drive after format.
iCare Recovery Pro is format recovery software for Windows, so you can use it on Windows computer for formatted D drive recovery.
Step1. You need to select a proper scan mode after running the software. Deep Scan Recovery is for formatted recovery.
Step2. Choose the formatted d drive as target to start scanning.
Step3. Save found files onto another disk partition such as the E, F or others instead of the D drive to avoid data overwritting.
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D drive is usually a data partition among several partitions on a hard disk drive. The format recovery tool recommended in this article is also available for files recovery after formatting other drives on a disk such as E drive, F drive, C drive, etc.
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Last updated on May 14, 2023