Computer Data Recovery Services – Damaged hard Drive? STOP! Don’t make it worse!Trust your hard drive to Data Recovery professionals!
Who would have thought your hard drive could crash? Unfortunately, it happens more often than you might think. Most Hard drives HDDs have a 100% failure rate and when they fail it takes very specialized techniques in order to recover your data. The good news is that we can usually recover data from most failed hard drives.
The Evaluation & Diagnostics Process:
The initial evaluation of your machine or storage media generally takes 1-3 business days depending on the extend of the damage. Emergency diagnostics are done within 24 hours and are available for $39.95 Dollars. Upon the completion of the diagnostics process we will provide you with an Quote for the Recovery, estimated Time to completion and probable Success Rate. Appointment is required; we will need to collect your device for a free diagnostic evaluation, or you can Mail us the device upon first contacting us.
What Data Can Be Recovered?
When a drive is failing the main goal is to recover your user personal data. This includes your documents, music, photos, e-mails, address book, spreadsheets, presentations, movies etc. Operating System, Programs and applications are generally recommend to be re-installed.
- Documents, Spreadsheets, Presentations, All Personal user data.
- Picasa, Kodak Easy Share, Quickbooks Data
- E-mail, Outlook, Thunderbird, Windows Mail
- Or the data that you are after specifically.
What Happens to my Programs & Settings?
The hard drive will need to be replaced (*Please note, Hew HDD replacement part is not included in the Recovery Fees) on your computer and the operating system will need to be re-installed. The operating system is what is loaded on the computer when you first bought it. Programs such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, Adobe Reader, Notepad, MS Security Essentials etc will be on your computer after the recovery is complete. Basically, any program that you installed after you purchased the computer may need to be re-installed. The data from the programs such as a Quickbooks database, Photoshop files will be recovered but the program will need to be re-installed in order to open these files. If you have questions regarding a specific application please contact us for more information.
How much will it cost me?
The main factors that determine the cost of the recovery are how damaged the disk is and detailed of a reconstruction will be required in order to get the drive back to a point where the data can be read properly. Once the drive has been rebuilt successfully extracting your data out is generally the easiest part. Regardless of its one file or a million files the work that goes into getting the drive operational is the same. As such, the amount of data generally doesn’t affect the price.
Approximate Data Recovery Price Chart:1
Stage One Data Recovery?
Stage One Data Recovery process is when your hard drive is working normally but there is other damage to the device or machine that the HDD is installed in (eg. Laptop Computer) which is preventing you from accessing the data. For example, you spilled liquid on the Laptop Computer and it no longer turns on. If the drive wasn’t damaged by the liquid then this would qualify as a Stage One Recovery.
2 Stage Two Data Recovery?
Stage Two Recovery Process is when the drive has started to fail but has not yet suffered a catastrophic failure. If the computer powers on does not boot, hangs, flashes a folder icon etc…then you may qualify for a Stage Two Data Recovery Process. However, not all drives with these symptoms will be recoverable with this technique.
3 Stage Three Data Recovery?
Stage Three Recovery Process is the last resort when dealing with severely damaged drives. It can also be used as a safer alternative to level two methods. At this level the drive is sent in to our clean room for extensive reconstruction work. The parts inside a hard drive are incredibly delicate and can easily be destroyed with one wrong move. The average turnaround time for this type of recovery is 20-30 business days.
HERE ARE SOME OF THE MOST COMMON DATA RECOVERY SERVICES WE PROVIDE:
Hard drive makes clicking sound
Mechanical hard drive failure
Accidental data or file deletion
Deleted or corrupted log file
File system corruption
Laptop Hard Drive recovery
Inaccessible drive files
External drive turns on but no files
DEVICES WE CAN RECOVER DATA FROM:
USB Flash Media
APPLE/MAC DATA RECOVERY
Flashing Folder icon