Free Hard disk Partition repair and data recovery tool for Windows. Hard disk partitions can be lost or damaged making the Hard disk un-bootable. These can be caused by a faulty software, certain types of viruses or even human error, such as accidentally deleting a partition table.
Test Disk is a free hard disk partition repair and recovery tool. This handy tool was created to recover lost partitions and fix partitions so that you can properly boot your computer again.
This tool has been enhanced to include many other features, that includes undeleting files, copying data from deleted partitions and also rebuilding the boot sector.
TestDisk is a very powerful tool to repair hard disk partition and also a powerful free data recovery software.
This tool is primarily designed to help you recover lost partitions and make non-bootable disks bootable.
Main Features of TestDisk :
1: Fix partition table, recover deleted partition
2: Recover FAT32 boot sector from its backup
3: Rebuild FAT12/F A T16/FAT32 boot sector
4: Fix FAT tables
5: Rebuild NTFS boot sector
6: Recover NTFS boot sector from its backup
7: Fix MFT using MFT mirror
8: Locate ext2/ext3/ext4 Backup SuperBlock
9: Undelete files from FAT , exFAT , NTFS and ext2 filesystem
10: Copy files from deleted FAT , exFAT , NTFS and ext2/ext3/ext4 partitions.
The beauty of this tool is that it has features for both novices and experts. For those who has some knowledge about data recovery techniques, this tool can be used to collect detailed information about a non-booting disk, which can be sent to a tech lab for further analysis. For the novice this tool has features to easily repair disk partition and recover data from deleted partition.
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