How can I get the data from a disk if quick format was click ones?

Posted on 2012-08-27
Last Modified: 2012-09-25
Hello everyone,
         I accidentally click on quick format on my external hard drive.

Is there any way to recover this data? what kind of program do you recommend?

Thank you
Question by:iscivanomar
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    Accepted Solution

    There are a number of options available for recovery, you can see some of the free ones here:

    Hope this helps!


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    Assisted Solution

    I have used Easeus many times with great results!!  Well worth the $70
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    I used recuva twice, it's free and seems to work.
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    DiskInternals' NTFS Recovery is free to try.
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    almost all recovery software will recover the data, as long you don't write to the drive
    here a couple of links :      pc Inspector -FREE -
            FREE  -  Recuva
                              Stellar                              GetDataBack                              Ontrack

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    Thank you all for you answers, I am trying a few or this options.

    Have a good day.

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