Hard drive is the most important device in computer which stores entire data of all your hard work. The Data on the hard drive are affected by virus,spyware, corrupted file system, bad clusters on hard, USB pen drive. USB pen drive carry a lot of virus files when copying data from different computers, recently my machine got infected with virus from pen drive. Trend Micro detected the virus but could not clean it. System started to respond very slow and started to act weird .
windows detected a hard disk problem.
Errors like windows – Delayed write failed, Failed to save all the components.
Only folders visible without any files inside. All my data was lost and could not see any options to recovery, though i had some best hard drive data recovery software none of them were working on windows7 OS.Though we had best hard drive data recovery softwares were not able to help in recovering. Reasons are that data can be corrupted from different kinds of virus which are very difficult to identify from these softwares. Contacted some of my Techie friends to provide a solution to this kind problem.
One of my Techie friend suggested to use a tool called COMBOFIX
Combofix is actually a freeware (a reputable spyware remover designed by sUBs), Combofix was created to scan a computer for identified malware, spyware (SurfSideKick, QooLogic, and Look2Me along with any other mixture in the mentioned spyware programs) and eliminate them.
ComboFix allows the handbook removal of spyware infections . It ‘s a specialized effective cleansing device, which is useful compared to other malware and spyware removers. After Combofix finished,a report will probably be developed. You are able to use this report to research and remove infections which are not instantly removed.
- Connect your failed hard drive as secondary disk
- Download the combofix software which is a small piece of software and run the exe file which will revert all the file system which has been corrupted by the malware or spyware.
- Combofix will see running in DOS mode
- Shut down the antivirus software on the current system
- Combofix will generate the result in a text document.
- The repaired files will be hidden in the folder, In tools folder option enable show the hidden files and folders.
Combofix helped to recovery all my data.
If the Comobofix failed to recover the data, another best hard drive data recovery software is ontrack Ontrack Easy Recovery Professional
Install Ontrack Easy Recovery Professional software,gives the many options to recovery data
* Disk tests
* Partition Tests
* Advanced Recovery
* Deleted Recovery
* Format Recovery
* Raw Recovery
Recovering the data after much struggle really bring back more happiness than ever
Hope the above software helps you in recovering the data.
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