RecoveryRobot Hard Drive Recovery Online Help
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Search for newly connected devices
RecoveryRobot will search automatically all the devices connected to your PC upon its launch. If you add other devices to your PC, please use the search button to list them in RecoveryRobot.
Start a scan
Before starting a scan, please choose the exact drive where your lost data is located. You can choose the local drive or another drive/device that is connected to your PC.
Scan in progress
After you start a scan, please wait until the scan is completed to get the best result. It is always suggested not doing anything on the drive which you want to recover.
Recovered partition list
After the scan is completed, only the most suggested partitions will be listed and selected by RecoveryRobot. Please go directly to the next step if you don't know what to do. For those who want to choose the partitions manually, you can use the "show more" button to see a full list of recovered partitions,
Scan result list
After deciding which partitions to be recovered, RecoveryRobot will list all the files found in these partitions. In this result page, you can browse and search the files you want to recover and save them afterwards.
File list by its path/type
Two views are available in RecoveryRobot. You can either browse the files in their original tree structure, or in a list categorized by its type. This is extremely helpful when you want to recover all the files of a specific type, for example, images.
Start a search
To locate a specific file or files, you can simply use the search function. Many search parameters are provided. You can search by the file name, format, date, size and more.
Select all/Deselect all
Use the “Select” button to easily select or deselect all the files listed in the current page. Click once to select all, and click again to deselect.
View files in thumbnail
Not sure what is what in the list view? The thumbnail view button allows you to view all the files in thumbnails so you can quickly find what you need.
Preview an image
If thumbnails view is still not good enough, you can double click on the image in the list or thumbnail view to preview it in a big window.
Save recovered file
After you decide which files/folders you want to recover and select all of them, click on the “Recover” button. Choose the path where you want to save the recovered files and it’s done.