Data Recovery : Can I Recover The Data Myself?

You may want to try to recover your data from a damaged device. Trying it yourself seems like a cheap option, but you should always be careful. Data recovery is extremely difficult and risky and if you make a mistake you could cause permanent data loss.

If you want to tackle data recovery yourself, you need to determine the type of data error and the extent of the damage. There are excellent  data recovery software that you can safely use in certain cases. 

On track’s Easy Recovery DIY Data Recovery software is easy to use and allows you to recover files from damaged, deleted or reformatted drives. Compatible with both Windows and Macintosh operating systems, as well as internal and external drives, this solution is perfect for those who want to take the DIY approach.

Data recovery is a complicated process that requires years of experience and training. We would always advise getting a specialist on your device if in doubt to try it yourself.

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How Fast Can Damaged Data Recovery?

How long data recovery takes depends on the service level you choose. During the consultation, we will discuss your options with you and work out a schedule that works best for the situation at hand. At Ontrack we currently offer three options:

  • Standard – an average of 7 to 10 working days
  • Express – average 3 working days
  • Emergency – an average of 12-24 hours 

It is important to remember that these are average processing times which may vary depending on the severity of the situation, the amount of Linkedin data and the speed of data transfer.