Sometimes when you connect your Western Digital external hard drive to the system, an error message will appear in the dialog box that “The drive is not formatted. Do you want to format it now? Under such circumstances, if you click on “No” option then you cannot access the files as it remains inaccessible in your Western Digital external hard drive. On the other hand, if you click on “Yes” then your drive will free from corruption or format error but you will lose your entire files from your Western Digital external hard drive.
You may encounter data loss from your Western Digital external hard drive if any interruption occurs during the transfer of files from Western Digital external hard drive to the system or vice-versa.
You may accidentally delete the files from Western Digital external hard drive. Since the files deleted from external devices doesn’t get stored in Recycle Bin as you cannot find such files in Recycle Bin. In such case, you can use this software to recover deleted files from hard drive with utmost ease.
Viruses may enters into your Western Digital external hard drive while you are transferring files from infected devices to it. Few common ways through which viruses or malware enters into your system are downloading any files from internet, attaching virus infected emails, etc. This harmful virus not only make your files inaccessible but also corrupt your entire Western Digital external hard drive and slows down your system’s performance.
While transferring files from Western Digital external hard drive to system, if you eject the Western Digital external hard drive abruptly then it makes the device inaccessible which results in data loss.
Don’t get worried if you are facing above-mentioned situations as you can easily restore lost files from Western Digital external hard disk if you have backed up the data on any secondary storage device. If you have not taken the backup copy then you need to use any recovery software like Hard Drive Recovery Program which can help you to find and get back deleted or lost files from Western Digital external hard drive easily. This is easy to use hard drive recovery program which is suitable for all computer’s users and can be used for different file loss situations on a Western Digital external hard drive. For more details, you can visit this link: http://www.harddriverecoveryprogram.com/
Is Western Digital External Hard Drive Recovery Possible?
Yes, it is possible to recover deleted or lost files from Western Digital external hard drive due to any unforeseen reasons. Actually, the files are not deleted permanently from the Western Digital external hard drive. When you delete any files from external drive, they will bypass the Recycle Bin. But the files are still over there and space, where those files are occupied is marked as available to be overwritten. In the same way, it is similar in the case of formatting the drive as space is not overwritten, it is more possibility that you can recover data from Western Digital external hard drive.
Features of Western Digital External Hard Disk Data Recovery Software:
- It has simple interface which can be understood by even the novice users and easily recover the data from Western digital external hard drive in few mouse clicks.
- You can use “Smart Scan” feature of the software to find the files if you are unable to find them using the simple scan.
- The software also gives you a compress option to compress the recovered data.
- Once the scanning process is over, you can preview the recovered files using “Preview” option and save the recovered data to the preferred location.
- You can easily recover data from various brands of hard disk such as Lenovo, Samsung, Sony, Seagate, Kingston, Transcend, etc.
Learn How to Perform Western Digital External Hard Disk Data Recovery:
Step 1: Download and install Hard Drive Recovery Program on your computer and plug-in the Western Digital external drive from which you have lost the data to your system and launch the software. Welcome window will opens up. Choose "Recover Partitions/Drives" option from main menu and then select "Formatted/Reformatted Recovery".
Figure 1: Welcome Window
Step 2: Now, the tool shows you to the list of logical drives from where you have to recover the data.
Figure 2: Select Western Digital External Drive
Step 3: Hard Drive Recovery Program starts scanning the Western Digital external drive to locate and retrieve deleted or lost data. Once the scanning process is over, you will get the list of recovered files.
Figure 3: Recovered Files
Step 4: You can preview the recovered files using "preview" option. If you are satisfied with the recovery results using demo version, then buy the full version of the program and save the recovered data.