How do i get lost files from a corrupted hdd? Tags: Hard Drives Boot Software Storage Last response: December 6, 2012 2:41 AM in Storage Share jamster05 December 5, 2012 7:40:58 AM How do i get lost files from a corrupted hdd? how do i get lost files my hard drive crash it wont boot windows 7 cant repair boot. i try using the hard drive on another computer but it says to format it before i use it i dont want to i trying to get some files back what software can i use? use startup repair using win 7 disc didnt work error i need a software to help me recover free if possible and easy to use More about : lost files corrupted hdd | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Reply to jamster05 Register or log in to remove Playbahnosh December 5, 2012 9:48:27 AM Try GetDataBack. I had a few problems with damaged HDDs in the past, but GetDataBack was almost always capable of saving most of my data from even drives not recognized by the OS. Give it a try! | Report abuse Reply to Playbahnosh scout_03 December 6, 2012 2:03:21 AM try to connect the drive as external in a case start the other system then plug this drive in a usb slot ,use this to see if it could recover your files it's free http://www.piriform.com/recuva | Report abuse Reply to scout_03 jamster05 December 6, 2012 2:35:17 AM i try recuva didnt work because the drive has to be formatted im afraid i will lose data if i format | Report abuse Reply to jamster05 scout_03 December 6, 2012 2:41:41 AM yes if you format you will lose all data you could check this on the forum http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/265611-32-external-fo... | Report abuse Reply to scout_03 Register or log in to remove Ask the community Post an answer Tom's Hardware>Forum>Storage>How do i get lost files from a corrupted hdd?> Related ressources: ForumRecovering Lost Data From A Corrupted HDD - findpart ForumHow to recover corrupted files from usb hard drive ForumHow to fix corrupted files in external hard drive ForumHDD problem(bad sectors, corrupted files , etc) ForumH:/is not accessible the file or directory corrupted or unreadable Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] nal-format ForumHow to recover files from corrupted external HD ForumHow to fix corrupted files in external hard drive ForumHow to fix corrupted files in external hard drive ForumHow can i recover my corrupted files from pen drive ForumHow to recover a deleted file off an external HDD ? ForumHow to fix corrupted external hard drive ForumDeleting a Corrupted File on an External HD ForumNeed help recovering files from a crashed hdd !!! ForumHDD External Hard Drive Corrupted and Unreadable ForumHow to recover my files from a corrupted harddisk ForumAre the files lost ? ForumHELP! DS3 BIOS corrupted , how to re-flash/fix? ForumRecovered video files corrupted - please help Forum4tb hdd is being read as 2tb hdd More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !