“Accidentally deleted partition, possible to recovery?”
Last night, when I was trying to install windows 10 onto a new SSD, I accidentally
deleted one partition on my storage drive. The storage drive was just a NTFS
formatted 3TB drive that was not broken into smaller partition. I don’t want to lose
this partition since there are important data within it. Is it possible to recover
this partition deleted accidentally in Windows computer? Any suggestion is
A proper partition recovery software is necessary
It is well-known that when you delete partition,
it will be shown as “Unallocated” space in Disk Management. In this situation, you
will not be able to see this partition in File Explorer, let alone access any data
within it. In order to make it accessible and usable again, you need to recover the
partition deleted accidentally. The quickest and easiest way for that is to use
proper partition recovery software.
To save your time and energy, here we would like to recommend AOMEI Partition Assistant
Professional. It is compatible with Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista. With this
software, you can easily retrieve deleted and lost partitions along with the saved
files in Windows PC. In addition to, it offers many other functions to help you well
manage your disk partition, including splitting a big partition into several small
partitions, making partition alignment
(important for optimizing disk performance) or wiping system disk.
Steps to restore deleted partition in Windows 10/8/7
In this part, we will show you how to recover deleted partition via AOMEI Partition
Assistant Professional step by step. Before that, you can open Disk
Management to remember the size of deleted partition (Unallocated
space), then you can quickly distinguish it from other deleted partitions in the
Step 1. Install and launch AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional to its main
interface in your Windows PC. Under “Wizards” list, click “Partition
Step 2. In the pop-out window, you will need to choose the disk where the
deleted partition located before and click “Next”.
Step 3. In this window, two search methods are available. “Fast Search” is
time-saving and recommended since it can quickly find out deleted/lost partitions
while “Full Search” costs more time since it scans every sector of the chosen
disk.Choose one based on your actual situation. And click “Next”.
Step 4. Tick the partition which has been deleted accidently from the given list and
Step 5. When the word “Congratulations” appears in the window, that means the deleted
partition has been recovered successfully. Then you can click “Finish” to exit.
After recovering the partition deleted accidentally via AOMEI Partition Assistant
Pro, you can see it in File Explorer again and the stored data comes back as well.
More importantly, this partition recovery software allows you to make a bootable USB
and then recover
deleted boot partition. If you need to transfer Windows drive between MBR
and GPT disk, convert system disk from MBR to GPT or GPT to MBR, extend system partition, it can meet
your requirements as well