Restoring Data from Crashed Hard Drive

“I am using Windows XP operating system in my computer. After returning from office I received a call saying that some urgent work needs to be completed. In a hurry, I started the computer and ran through some applications which were needed to perform the task. Once all the tools were up and running, the system hanged and all of sudden shuts down. I guess there was a hard drive crash as it couldn’t get back from crash and it didn’t turn on. What to do now? What happens to the files that were saved in it??? Please help me! I urgently need to complete my work.”

Well above situation states that hard drive crash can occur at any point of time. The best thing to do is to look out on how to salvage data from crashed hard drive on Windows computer and the finest tool would be Yodot Hard Drive Recovery application.

Some of the reasons that lead to hard drive crash on Windows computer are:

Abrupt Formatting: Abrupt interruption during the formatting process can lead to hard drive crash which in turn causes loss of valuable information from the storage media.

Virus Infection: This is one of the major reasons that lead to hard drive crash on your Windows computer. Once hard drive infected with virus, the file system of the respective volumes gets corrupted as a result of which hard drive crash occurs.

Operating System Installation:  Sometimes there may be a situation where in your hard drive crashes in the middle of the operating system installation process. Inadequate knowledge about the OS installation procedure can be one of the major reasons that lead to this scenario.

Rescue Data from Crashed Hard Drive:

Yodot Hard Drive Recovery is the best recovery program that can be installed in the system to rescue data from crashed drive as a result of various scenarios that are mentioned above.  With the availability of simple graphical interface and best list of options, recovery process can get completed within no time. After completion of rescue process, the retrieved list of files can be arranged on the basis of file name, size of file, date in which the file was created and so on. User can also make use of Yodot Hard Drive Recovery program to get data back from system hard drives, portable hard drives, memory cards, iPods, pen drives and other storage components on different version of Windows operating systems like Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, Server 2008 and 2003 operating systems.

Follow the simple process to rescue data from crashed hard drive:

Hit here to download Yodot Hard Drive Recovery tool in the system. Install the software with the help of simple user interface and then launch the program. As soon as the installation process gets completed user can view shortcut icon on desktop. From the main screen of the tool click on Partition Recovery option and then get to the next Window where you can select the file drive from where data loss has taken place. Once the drive gets selected, user can get to next screen where he can find and select the file types that have to be recovered. Select the file types, hit on Next button that will carry on the recovery process. As soon as the scanning process gets completed, user can view the restored list of files in Data View or File Type View. Choose the desired type of view and then carry on to saving the file to the relevant destination location.


  • Keep backup of important data in separate external hard drive
  • Install well known antivirus application to prevent virus infection
  • Avoid installing unknown third party tool in the system to prevent loss of data