FAT32 Drive File Recovery

Losing data is really a painful thing that can happen to anyone. Suppose you are resizing your drives on computer as you want to increase free space on your FAT32 drive and some mishap happened. You were supposed to click on the option for expanding drive size but you accidentally clicked on delete partition option. This resulted in deletion of FAT32 partition and you lost huge amount of data present in FAT32 drive of your computer. You do not have backup of files on the deleted FAT32 partition. What can be done then? Do not panic in such situation as you can recover files from FAT32 drive using recovery software. File Uneraser software helps you the best to perform FAT32 drive file recovery with ease. It is always better to avoid data loss situation than to use file recovery software for FAT32 after losing data. Therefore, make a note of some of the common scenarios in which files are lost from FAT32 drives and avoid such mishaps.

Some of the scenarios in which FAT32 files are lost:

Format / Re-format: You can format FAT32 drive or re-format it to change file system on the drive. Format process deletes journal entry of files saved on your FAT32 drive and re-format replaces the whole FAT32 drive. The drive will be ready to save new data on it

File transfer interruption: Files on FAT32 drive when being moved to some other drive then the file transfer process may get interrupted due to sudden system shut down, loop in the connection between the drives involved in file transfer process

File system corruption: FAT32 file system may get corrupted due to virus infection or failure of format process. The operating system of the computer fails to access data on FAT32 file system in that case

OS re-installation: When you perform operating system re-installation on your computer, all data on drives of the system will be lost. This is because the drives will be formatted after OS re-installation

However, you can recover files from FAT32 drive after any loss scenario like mentioned above using recovery software like File Uneraser.

Important features of File Uneraser Software:

File Uneraser is the best file recovery software for FAT32 drive on your Windows computer. This utility is capable of scanning FAT32 drive and retrieve files of various types like documents, videos, audios, pictures, PowerPoint files, etc. This program supports data restoration from Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 8, Windows server 2003 and Windows server 2008 OS having FAT32 drive. You can get back data from any other drive also like NTFS, NTFS5, FAT16 and exFAT using this software. This application can be used to retrieve files from hard drive of various types like, SATA, SCSI, IDE, etc. having FAT32 drives on computers. Try using demo version of the tool to view data that can be recovered and saved.

Procedure to recover files from FAT32 drive:

Step 1: Download and install File Uneraser software on your computer. Run the software and select “Recover Drives” option from main screen of the software as shown in Fig A. Then select “Partition Recovery” from next screen. Select icon of hard drive from next screen and click on “Next”.

Recover Files from FAT32 Drive - Main Screen

Fig A. Main Screen

Step 2: Software scans for partitions on hard drive as shown in Fig B. Then partitions on the system will be listed out. Select FAT32 drive and click on “Next” to scan for files on it.

Recover Files from FAT32 Drive - Scan for FAT32 Partition

Fig B. Scan Hard Drive

Step 3: Within few minutes FAT32 drive will be scanned and results will be displayed on software screen as shown in below Fig C. Preview them using “Preview” option and save them on a drive other than scanned one.

Recover Files from FAT32 Drive - Recovered Files

Fig C. Recovered Files

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