Hard disk recovery

May 12th, 2009 by Vladimir Katalov

Highly recommended: Burned, Dropped, Drowned: HDD Recovery In Pictures. I hope that you will not encounter into such situations, though :).

Another “funny” story about hard disks: US missile launch data on eBay hard drive.

Btw, if you’re looking for good disk/file recovery software, I can recommend you Handy Recovery (this is not an advertisement!). Simple, fast, cheap, and very effective. I’ve used it (personally) several times — it really works even when most of the other similar tools fail.

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I’ve used Handy Recovery too. Great software.

Recep Baltaş
Recep Baltaş

I can not believe my eyes that you advice the tool i use and advice. I am very proud of myself now. Thanks 🙂

The software is updated once a year but it is the best of the best for the end user.


If i’ve pointsec installed, will this recovery work ?


I use Spinrite 6.0 from Steve Gibson. It can even repair damaged sectors and disk’s physical surface!
Can Handy Recovery do that?


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