What is Hard Disk Partition Table
When using computer in our daily life, sometimes some certain partition may disappear or system may not boot due to computer virus or inappropriate operations. The root of the problem, is the damage to the hard drive partition tables. Hard drive partition table is set to be the skeleton of hard disk to ensure normal working. Thanks to this table, Operating System is able to divide hard disk into several partitions to create file system and write data.
According to Wikipedia, the term partition table is most commonly associated with the MBR partition table of a Master Boot Record (MBR) in IBM PC compatibles, but it may be used generically to refer to other "formats" that divide a disk drive into partitions, such as: GUID Partition Table (GPT), Apple partition map (APM),or BSD disklabel. An alternative term to generically refer to partition table is partition map.
How To Use Hard Disk Recovery Wizard When Partition Missing
AOMEI Partition Assistant, free disk partition software for windows, not only support basic partition job, but also has backup and recovery plans for data security. Partition Recovery Wizard is the one specially designed for this problem. The following are detailed word-description on how to use it. Check here to see how to recovery partition with AOMEI Partition Assistant.
Run PA, in the wizards list choose Partition Recovery Wizard, then in the pop up window choose the disk you want recover partitions from, no matter it’s deleted or lost.Next to choose search mode: Fast Search or Full Search. Their difference are about speed and area. The previous one is recommended, after which you can click Next to select which partitions to recover in the list box. If you don’t know which one is the target, don’t worry, double click it to explore the content for confirmation. And then Proceed to complete the mission.
How about now, I’m sure you found your data. Have a try.