Toshiba Canvio portable hard drive is one of a better solution to store your important data files. Any damage to the hard disk drive will definitely make us crazy. If you cannot access your important files on the hard drive, this will get us worried. If you are thinking that you have lost your files forever, then it is not true. You can restore files from portable hard drives if lost. The data can be inaccessible or lost due to few obvious reasons. All these can be solved by using a recovery tool. You can recover data lost or accidentally deleted files from Toshiba hard disk. Are you still wondering, how anyone can retrieve lost data from Toshiba Canvio portable hard disk drives? Yes, you can recover data using external drive recovery software.
Toshiba Canvio portable hard drive is a secondary storage device that is compatible with a variety of personal computers, laptops, desktops. Toshiba Canvio portable hard drives are very compact that can be carried anywhere you want having a large number of files saved on it. It comes with USB 3.0 technology, which significantly improves data transfer speed for larger files thus, saving a lot of time. It does not require any external adapter and are Plug and Play compatible. It allows you to install new software or information to the available storage place. These portable hard disks are used to store large number of files. They are available in various sizes that are ranging from 500GB’s to 1.5TB. You will be able to save 1000’s of media files like photos, videos and music files. All these data is written in the form of 0’s and 1’s, which will be saved in the form of magnetic pulses on the disk drives. When this data has to be read, magnetic pulses are converted into digitized form in a reverse order. There are instances when the Toshiba Canvio portable hard drive crashes. In such a situation, you will not be able to access the files from the drive. Using this tool you can also recover lost files from crashed external hard drive. System gets frozen at the time you access data from external hard drive or "Missing Operating System” or “Operating System does not able to boot” message appears, these might be few of the reasons for loss or inaccessible of files.
In case of any data loss from Toshiba Canvio portable hard drive, you will have to use external drive recovery software to restore files. You will be able to restore data inaccessible or lost from corrupted or damaged hard drives and the files that are accidentally deleted from the hard disk. This software can recover Buffalo external HDD files, Iomega HDD, Kingston HDD, Seagate HDD and other famous brands of external hard drives. Using this tool, you can also retrieve files from USB drives, Memory card, FireWire drives etc.This tool can restore files from formatted external drive, that were lost while re-partitioning the drive or while re-installing the operating system on various brands of external drive such as Seagate, Hitachi, Buffalo and so on.. It also helps in recovery of data from partitions or volumes on both Windows OS and Max OS X. It supports recovery of files from various versions of Windows OS like Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 etc, and on Mac OS X, Leopard, and Snow Leopard etc. You can retrieve files from external hard disk on Mac OS X Lion after accidental formatting of the disk by pressing format option or due to interruption during read / write process.
Reasons for loss of data from Toshiba Canvio portable hard drives:
- You might have accidentally deleted files from hard disk
- You might have accidentally formatted the hard drive leading to data loss
- Due to virus or during anti – virus scanning the files might have been deleted
- Improper system shut down leads to inaccessible data files
- Due to sudden increase or decrease of power leads to loss of files
- Incomplete or interrupted file transfer leads to inaccessible files
External drive recovery tool is also available in a trial version. You can search for the lost or deleted files and restore them. In the demo version of this software, you can scan for the files and preview each recovered file. You will not be able to save the recovered files only in the demo version; instead, you can save the scanned recovery information. Trial version is similar to that of the complete version. When you are satisfied with the result, you can purchase the complete version of this software and here the saving recovered data is enabled. You can use the saved scanned information so that you can avoid re – scanning for the lost or damaged data on the portable hard drive.
Follow these steps to retrieve data from Toshiba portable hard drive files:
Step 1: Download and Install the demo version of the software on your local system to which the affected drive is connected and launch the software by double clicking on the desktop icon. Once the software gets launched, select "RECOVER PARTITION/DRIVES" option from the main screen.
Step 2: Once you are done with it, click on "PARTITION RECOVERY" option in order to recover data from the portable hard disk.
Select Recovery Option
Step 3: After that, select the affected drive from where you have lost all your stored data. Click on "Next" button in order to commence the recovery process.
Step 4: Immediately after this the software will start its recovery process. As soon as the recovery process gets over, you can use the Preview option in order to preview the recovered data before restoring it to your system
Preview Recovered Files