Power Data Recovery is an all-in-one free data recovery software that could help you to recover your lost data from hard disk, memory stick, memory card, DVD disk, CD and flash drive. The software is developed my a Canada based well known firm, the Mini Tool, earlier also they have developed many software for Windows, Mac and Linux platforms, you can check out those app by walking through the official website.
The Power Data Recovery coming with upgraded features and dozens of RAW files that includes *.3g2, *.wtv, *.wrf, *.m4v, *.pps, *.dps and 4096-byte-sector-based hard drive. MiniTool Power Data Recovery is an all in one data recovery tool for both business and home users. The tool is capable to recover deleted data from the Recycle Bin, restore lost data, surprisingly, restore data from a corrupted hard drive, even if the partition is formatted or deleted, virus infection, unexpected system shutdown or software failure. It supports also all kinds of hard disk file systems such as SCSI, USB hard disk, USB flash drive, IDE, SATA, memory card, CD/DVD, iPod and Blue-Ray Disk.
The free version of Power Data Recovery allows you to recovery only 1 GB file, after that you have to but the pro version of the software for flawless service.
There are basically five options to recover data, that uses different method to recover your deleted or infected files.
- Digital Media Recovery
- CD & DVD Recovery
- Undelete Recovery
- Damaged Partition Recovery
- Lost Partition Recovery
Digital Media Recovery
Images and Video are the main source to keep memories alive forever, I hope no one wants to loss even a asingle image either from the PC or camera if you have. The Digital Media Tool all you to recover RAW camera files. Basically this module concerns about movie clip, video or images to recover.
If your Digital camera goes down and don’t know how to recovery those captured images and video, here I can get you brief idea about the RAW image files of different camera brand such as: Minolta supports MRW photo format. Canon supports CRW and CR2 photo format. Kodak supports DCR photo format.Pentax supports PEF photo format. Fuji supports RAF photo format. And Sony supports SRF photo format. Nikon supports NEF photo format. Olympus supports ORF photo format.
CD & DVD Recovery
If a CD or DVD stops working then we think it has gone but now at least you can try once to recover those data store in it. This module is specially designed to recover data from all CD and DVD disc types (DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-RWCD-ROM, CD-R and CD-RW, ), and from quick formatted RW discs. It also supports a disc recorded with UDF packet writing software: InCD, packetCD, DirectCD.
This is basic recovery option that almost every recovery does with ease. Here also you can recovery files you have deleted using Shift+Delete key. Undelete Recovery module supports VFAT, NTFS, FAT12, FAT16 and FAT32 file systems. It also supports hard disks, memory sticks, memory cards, flash drives and flash cards.
Damaged Partition Recovery
If you spent time on Windows, have you have ever seen after inserting a USB stick showing error “Do you want to format this device??” sometimes Windows doesn’t allow to use that USB without format. Now this is the right time to use Damage Partition Recovery. If this option don’t show any partition you can go for another option called “Lost Partition Recovery“.
Lost Partition Recovery
Lost Partition recovery is the main attention to this tool you might like the most while recovering lost data. Sometimes by mistake we re-install Windows but suddenly you find that you had some important file on desktop in earlier Windows which now has gone, at that situation you can use Lost Partition Recovery option.