External Hard Drive Recovery

Is Professional Service or DIY Your Best Option? Your portable HDD has a problem and you’re researching external hard drive recovery options. In this discussion we’ll examine your options, based on the symptoms. As always, an informed decision is superior...

5 Tips For DIY Data Recovery

5 Tips for DIY Data Recovery Considering DIY data recovery? If your hard disk drive has failed and you need your files back, it could be a good option. The safest choice is often to immediately power down and take the drive to the professionals, but it’s not the...

How To Recover Deleted Files

Recover Deleted Files: Tips and Tricks for a Safe Recovery Q. I’ve just lost everything after accidentally deleting the wrong folder or file. Please help me recover deleted files! A. Immediately do nothing. Hands off the keyboard and mouse and take a deep...

Can Deleted Files Be Recovered?

Can Deleted Files Be Recovered? Preface: this is the first of a two-part discussion about the what-if and how-to of deleted file recovery. The discussion concerns recovering deleted data from a computer HDD, either an internal or external hard drive or SSD. It assumes...