Free Tool to Recover Deleted Files from Iomega Hard Drive


Most of the people use Iomega external hard drives because of its advanced features and reliability. These external hard drives are available in several models and in the wide range of storage capacities. It is mainly used for taking backup of important data as it is portable in nature. Although, it is compact and light weight, you can still store huge amount of data in it. This external drive has high accessibility and portability, user may carry their important files everywhere they go and access on it any system whether it is Windows or Mac based system. Despite this, user may lose data from their Iomega external hard drive at any instant of time. In such situation, you can use of Iomega Data Recovery software which can recover deleted files from Iomega external hard drive with utmost ease.

Reasons for data loss from Iomega external hard drive:

  • Unintentionally deletion of file from Iomega extremal hard drive while deleting unwanted files from it.
  • Accidental formatting of Iomega external hard drive instead of some other drive when it is connected to system.
  • Your file may get deleted when you scan your Iomega extremal hard drive data with antivirus program.
  • The Iomega external hard drive can get physically damaged which may results in loss of files due to the negligence of the user when they drop it.
  • Sudden system shutdown or unexpected power failure while transferring files from Iomega external hard drive to the computer or vice-versa.
  • Pulling out the Iomega external hard drive from the computer while you are transferring files to computer or vice-versa.
  • Data saved in Iomega external hard drive becomes inaccessible if your hard drive file system gets corrupted due to any reason.
  • Using same Iomega external hard drive on different operating systems may result in inaccessibility of Iomega external hard drive.

However, loss of data from Iomega external hard drive can be recover with the help of a dominant data recovery software like Iomega Data Recovery software to get back your deleted files from Iomega 1 TB external hard drive within few clicks of the mouse.

NOTE: Once files are deleted from your Iomega hard drive either accidentally or intentionally, and if you want to recover those deleted files, then immediately stop further usage of the hard drive. Actually, when the files are deleted from Iomega hard drive, only the memory space occupied by the files just deleted, are freedup and made available for new files to be saved. Unless and untill the new files are not saved in that memory location of the hard drive, you can easily restore deleted files back from Iomega hardc drive. If the deleted files are replaced with new files on Iomega hard drive, then it's impossible to regain those files back.

Iomega Data Recovery Software to Recover Deleted Files from Hard Drive:

  • Iomega Data Recovery software is highly appreciated software which can be used to get back deleted files from Iomega external hard disk drive.
  • The software performs a signature search to find and extract files which have been deleted or lost from Iomega external hard disk on Windows and Mac based system.
  • This software can also be used to recover lost files after you have lost, deleted, formatted, reformatted partition or reformatted Iomega external hard drive.
  • It also supports deleted file recovery from Iomega external hard drive of various popular brands like Seagate, FireWire Drives, Transcend, Toshiba, Western Digital, LaCie, etc.
  • Using this software, you can also recover files from Iomega Prestige, Iomega eGo, Iomega StorCenter, etc. hard drive with great ease.

Steps to Recover Deleted Files From Iomega External Hard Drive:

Step 1: Download, and install free version of Iomega Data Recovery Tool on your computer. Connect Iomega hard drive to the system, in which the software has been installed. Run the software and choose "Recover Partiitons" option from the main screen as shown in Figure 1. Then, choose the Iomega drive from the list of available drives, and click Scan button to initiate scanning.

Recover Deleted Files from Iomega Hard Drive - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: The software now scans the Iomega hard disk to find all it's partitions that are present now, and the ones which are deleted/lost. Once scanning is completed, a list of found partitions are displayed on the screen. Now, choose the partition of Iomega hard disk from where files has to be recovered, and hit Scan button to start the recovery process.

Recover Deleted Files from Iomega Hard Drive - Select Iomega Drive

Figure 2: Select Iomega Drive Partition

Step 3: Upon the completion of scanning process, a list of recovered files are displayed. You can view the recovered files in Data View, and File Type View.

Recover Deleted Files from Iomega Hard Drive - Preview Recovered Data

Figure 3: Recovered Files in Data View & File Type View

Step 4: Lastly, preview the recovered files and save them in any desirable location

Recover Deleted Files from Iomega Hard Drive - Save Recovered Data

Figure 4: Save Recovered Data

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