Well, the process of dividing a large sized hard drive into small isolated parts is known as partitioning. Hard drive memory partitioning can definitely improves the read and write operations accessibility of the drive as well as the space of the disk will be utilized and managed properly. If the hard drive memory of the system is not partitioned, then the performance of the system decreases. Whether it is a laptop/desktop, you must do the partition of the hard drive.
There are many tools available to partition a hard drive. If any kind of errors occurred during partition, then some files on the partition gets corrupt or even the whole partition might get damage and makes partition inaccessible. Imagine, you are re installing the OS on your system, by mistake you selected re partitioning of the hard drive instead of re installing. You might get successful in this process, but this error may corrupt your partition.
How the partition gets corrupt?
Following are the reasons for Partition damage.
- Virus attack: If the MBR which holds the partition table is damaged or affected due to virus attack then your partition gets damage.
- Incorrect way of partitioning the hard drive: The partition tools let you to create multi boot partitions. But any kind of error can corrupt the boot sector that holds all the information about partitions like total number of partitions, total number of sectors, sector size, etc., so corruption of boot sector will lead to partition corruption.
- Converting the file format of the partition to another file format, i.e. from FAT to NTFS: Conversion of the file system may sometimes damage encryption details of files or certain system permissions which includes read / write permissions of file and results in partition damage.
However, you can recover corrupted partition using partition recovery software by name SFWare Partition Recovery. This software can manage all the scenarios in which you come across with partition damage issues and quickly helps for corrupted partition recovery.
Features of SFWare Partition Recovery
- Restores all data from corrupt partitions as well as deleted /formatted partitions.
- Recover damaged partitions having various kinds of file systems like HFS, HFS+, NTFS, etc on both Windows and Mac OS.
- Ability to recover partitions which has been corrupted while partitioning or re-partitioning process.
- Easily recovers files and folders of different file types that are lost due to corruption of hard drive partitions.
- Even, it can recover damaged partition data on various operating systems and on different brands of laptops and desktops.
This software can easily recover data from corrupt/damaged partitions within few minutes. This recovery tool can also restore lost/deleted /corrupt/formatted data partitions from SATA, IDE, SCSI and USB hard drives.