How to Recover Data from Virtual Disk
How Can I Retrieve Data from Virtual Disk
I have a virtual disk that has valuable data on my computer, but I can’t access it since yesterday. Is there any way to access my virtual disk? If not, is there any way to recover the data? Thank you!
It’s hard to tell whether you can access your virtual disk or not. But it is possible to recover data from virtual disk if it has not been overwritten by new data on your computer or your external hard drive.
There are many virtual disk data recovery programs in the Internet that are able to retrieve your data. Wondershare Data Recovery, or Wondershare Data Recovery for Mac is absolutely the one that suits you most. No matter files on your virtual disk were lost due to partition damage, partition deletion and partition formatting, this program will reclaim them easily. With an easy-to-use and user-friendly interface, you’ll recover files like videos, pictures, audio files, documents and more from your virtual disk with ease.
You can download a trial version of Wondershare Data Recovery from below. This trial version enables you to scan your virtual disk so as to check how many of lost files on your virtual disk can be recovered.
Perform Virtual Disk Data Recovery in 3 Steps
Let’s take Windows version of Wondershare Data Recovery as a try to retrieve data from virtual disk. Mac users can process the similar operations to do the recovery.
Step 1 Select a recovery mode to start virtual disk recovery
After running Wondershare Data Recovery on your computer, you’ll be provides with 3 recovery modes: Lost File Recovery, Partition Recover and Raw File Recovery.
Since virtual disk is like a partition on your computer, let’s choose “Partition recovery” mode to begin.
Note: If virtual disk is set on an external hard drive, please make sure it can be well-connected with your computer.
Step 2 Select your virtual disk to scan files on it
You’ll need to select the physical drive that your virtual disk is set on and click “Next” button to continue.
Then you just need to select the partition of your virtual disk and click “Start” button to begin scanning it.
Step 3 Recover data from virtual disk
When the scan is finished, found files on your virtual disk will all be displayed in program window. You can see file names to check whether files you need can be retrieved or not.
Then you just need to mark data you are going to reclaim and click “Recover” button to keep them on your computer.
Note: Please do not save the recovered files back to your virtual disk during the recovery.