Iomega portable hard drives are popular external hard drives which are generally used to store and transport files from one computer to another. Be that home user or office user the concept of external hard drive is auspicious, allowing you to take your office work anywhere. But unlike other hard drives, external hard drives too have problems which can directly impact on data loss, be it physical component failure or issues with program which guides them.
Apart from above mentioned scenarios you can come across various situations which can result in data loss from Iomega portable hard drive. However you can tackle these situations with the help of Iomega Data Recovery Software. The tool helps you recover lost data from Iomega external hard drive with much ease.
The software is safe and free from all kind of malicious activities thus it is safe to install and perform recovery on your computer. It is specially designed to recover data from Iomega portable hard drives. It supports recovery of data from file system such as NTFS, NTFS5, FAT16, FAT32, HFS+, HFSX and ExFAT, additionally supports recovery of data from different hard drives such as SATA, SCSI, IDE, SSD etc.
Tool allows you to recover files from not only from Iomega hard drives but also from other popular brands of hard drive such as Samsung, Seagate, Transcend, Sony, WD, LaCie etc. It allows you to customize the scanning process by selecting the files, this way your scanning will only stick to selected files resulting in quick recovery.
With the help of simple user-interface you can easily reach the recovery results without any difficulties. You can install the tool on Windows 10, 8, Vista, 7, XP, etc. it also supports recovery of data from Mac operating systems such as Lion, Mountain Lion, Mavericks, Leopard, Yosemite, El Capitan, Sierra, High Sierra, and so on.
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.
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.
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.
Figure 3: Recovered Files in Data View & File Type View
Step 4: Lastly, preview the recovered files and save them in any desirable location
Figure 4: Save Recovered Data
Note: Check more details on recovery of data from failed external hard drive here: http://www.iomega-datarecovery.com/external-hard-drive-failure.html