Closed Recovery Drive formatted Tags: Data Recovery Windows 7 Format Last response: September 4, 2011 7:25 PM in Windows 7 Share mikefree25 January 17, 2011 1:51:12 AM Hi, i accidentally format the recovery drive D in windows 7. What do I need to do ? More about : recovery drive formatted | Report abuse Register or log in to remove SR-71 Blackbird Windows 7 Authority January 17, 2011 3:07:32 AM its toast you need to make a backup now since you cant recover it now! | Report abuse Best solution WR2 Windows 7 Authority January 17, 2011 3:10:34 AM Hello mikefree25; Contact your MFGR support and see if you can get buy a disk version of the Recovery drive contents. | Report abuse mikefree25 January 17, 2011 4:29:49 AM Thanks, I will call the manuf - if they sell the disk will the recovery be 'back to normal' ? | Report abuse Related ressources How to get data back from formatted drive without recovery - Forum Formatted c drive hidden data recovery - Forum How to recovery Xbox 360 game saves from a formatted flash drive ? - Forum Formatted usb data recovery - Forum Recovery of formatted micro sd card - Forum Ask the community Publish WR2 Windows 7 Authority January 17, 2011 4:35:36 AM It should more like a return to factory shipping condition, same as when you first received it. | Report abuse mikefree25 January 17, 2011 4:47:13 AM Thanks for ur advice. | Report abuse mikefree25 February 17, 2011 11:59:02 PM Best answer selected by mikefree25. | Report abuse goodday35 September 4, 2011 1:57:24 PM Formatting is just another word for making files "hidden". You can rely on this format recovery software to recover data from your formatted drive under Windows 7. It should help you out easily. | Report abuse Da_Man September 4, 2011 3:27:31 PM Try Recuva, its a free file recovery http://www.piriform.com/recuva | Report abuse SR-71 Blackbird Windows 7 Authority September 4, 2011 7:25:03 PM This topic has been closed by Area51reopened | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>Recovery Drive formatted> Related ressources: ForumFormatted data recovery programs not working ForumEeek! - Data recovery from a formatted Mac disk ForumFLIE RECOVERY AFTER DRIVE FORMAT ForumAccidentally quick formatted HDD have a few questions about recovery ForumRecovery to new drive format ? ForumUsb drive that says needs to be formatted ForumUsb external drive remove and then it needs to be formatted windows 7 only ForumHow can i recover my formatted drive data ForumFormatted Drive from NTFS to FAT32, must recover data from NTFS system ForumThe disk in drive J is not formatted ... Do you want to format now? ForumRecover data from formatted external hard drive ForumWindow 7 ultimate hp product key ForumCannot create recovery cd ForumAssign & keep drive letter ? ForumErase write protection from flash drive More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !