Zero Assumption Recovery (X) (ZAR or ZAR X for short) is currently the only best data recovery solution (with the most accurate data scan and recovery capabilities) for FAT, NTFS, EXT, and XFS filesystems. It was developed by Alexey V. Gubin from Russia, and enjoys a pretty good reputation and popularity around the world on data recovery field. It seems to have been specifically designed for recovering digital photos from digital devices at first, which has exposed as a free feature now (camera compatibility list for photo recovery).
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BackUp Maker is a very good data, file multi-threading (so it’s very fast) backup software from Germany, which is neglected or overlooked but professional and user-friendly. More than anything, it’s totally free for both private and educational purposes.
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NTFS Data Recovery Toolkit (formerly called NTFS Recovery Toolkit, and NTFS Data Recovery for short) is a set of tools (Disk Editor, Partition Manager, Partition Recovery and File Recovery) that mainly used to analyze and recovery the problem and files on NTFS disk partitions. It supports both ‘Manual’ and ‘Automated’ modes to recover data that has been accidentally deleted or lost.
Continue reading [v8.0] NTFS Data Recovery Toolkit – Toolsets for NTFS partition and files recovery
In the process of using a computer with Windows OS, the cases of system crash caused by virus infection, misoperation and other possible reasons are not rare. If you want to get rid of this kind of crisis, the best solution is to make a system backup/snapshot and immediately restore your Windows to normal state when it’s necessary, rather than repeatedly reinstalling the Windows itself, a large number of hardware drivers and software, as well as repeating the verbose personalized system settings.
Continue reading [v3.0.1] Keriver 1-Click Restore Free – Real-time OS backup and recovery tool
On hard disk, when you delete some folders, files or even an entire partition, all data is still existing in the same place where it was, and will always be there until overwritten. In fact, the deleting operation is just delete the pointer to the data on disk from MFT (Master File Table), so as to allow the operating system to perform writing operation there. Any data recovery software use this principle to work. Of course, you can delete the data truly and completely. But that requires you to ask special data eraser for help.
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Many external factors can lead to file or data loss (such as: accidentally delete, format some hard disk or partition, virus infection, forcibly remove external storage devices, power failure, system crash, software breakdown…). But their root causes are primarily: MBR (Master Boot Record), BS (Boot Sector), DPT (Disk Partition Table) or MFT (Master File Table) is lost or damaged/corrupted. At this point, the only and ultimate solution that can restore any non-overwritten hard disk data is to use WinHex such kind of hex editor to manually correct them. But that requires you to be proficient in assembly language and the working principle of hard disk. So, what most of us need are some automation tools such like GetDataBack.
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In the first place, only the users who have lost data can deeply experience and realize the importance and necessity of backuping data on a regular basis. And the data backup software have been so inundant that we have almost no chance to verify and compare them one by one, so that we can pick out the best one. However, I suggest you put AOMEI Backupper at the top of the list of the data backup software you’re going to test.
Continue reading [v4.0.4] AOMEI Backupper – Easily, safely and fastly backup/restore/clone system or hard disk