How to Recover Data from Broken/Dead/Normal Seagate External Hard Drive

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"How to recover deleted files from Seagate external hard drive for free? I accidentally deleted some files from the hard drive and it seems there is no way for how do I access my files on Seagate external hard drive anymore. It drives me crazy."

When searching on the internet, you can see people are asking the same questions, like, "how to restore files from Seagate external hard disk", "how to recover data from Seagate external hard drive which is not detecting", "how do I access my files on Seagate external hard drive?" There are many reasons that cause the data lost or you can’t access the data on Seagate external hard drive:

1. You deleted some files intentionally or unintentionally, finally, you realized you had made a mistake.

2. A pop-up reminded you to format the Seagate external drive and you did it without any attention.

3. The Seagate hard drive just died, you can do nothing to it to recover the data.

4. The Seagate is not detected by your computer.

5. When you open the Seagate, it’s empty due to virus attack or other issues.

No matter in what occasions you’ve encountered, I want to say that you can try your luck to recover data from a broken or dead, or normal Seagate external hard drive once you can make it detected by your computer. Just try your luck.

How to Recover Data from a Seagate External Hard Drive

No matter your Seagate external hard drive is dead, broken, formatted or deleted, the data is still on the device, waiting to be recovered. If you don’t do it in time, then it will be replaced by new data. To perform data recovery from Seagate drive, try the software, iBeesoft Data Recovery. It’s a professional yet easy-to-use data recovery tool, letting you try your luck to recover data from a Seagate external hard drive.

The Seagate hard drive data recovery tool has 2 scanning mode: Quick Scan and Deep Scan. Quick Scan scans for deleted or lost data from Seagate external hard drive swiftly. It covers the data with full data properties. And Deep Scan for files from external hard drive deeply, including data with some propertied deleted or lost. Combining 2 scan modes, you can recover data from Seagate external hard drive with a better result.

Your Effective Seagate External Hard Drive Recovery Tool

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  • It supports more than 200 file types, including the commonly used pictured, videos, audio files, documents and more in various formats with different file extensions.
  • Support Seagate external hard drive data recovery on Mac or Windows PC from different file loss scenarios like formatted it, accidental deletion, improperly pulling out the Seagate drive, and more.
  • Designed for individuals, no more technique jargons makes it simple and easy to recover files from Seagate external hard drive.
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Step-by step Guide for How to Recover Data from Seagate External Hard Drive

Click the download button to download the Seagate external hard drive recovery software. If you want to recover data from Seagate external hard drive on Mac, download the Mac version, for Windows PC, download the PC version. Both of them work the same. After then install it on your computer.

Step 1. Use the digital cable to connect your Seagate external hard drive with your computer, making sure it is detected by your computer. Only in this way, you can recover data from a Seagate external hard drive.

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Step 2. Launch this recover Seagate external hard drive program. From the very first window, you will be shown all kinds of data. Select the file types you want to recover from the Seagate external hard drive and click "Start". Of course, only selecting the needed file types will shorten the scanning process.

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Step 3. In the next window, of course, you need to select the Seagate external hard drive as the place where the software will recover data from. After then, click "Scan" to recover data from Seagate external drive on Mac or Windows PC.

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Step 4. It might take a long time for the data scanning if your Seagate external hard drive has big storage and there are many files there. Don’t worry! Just leave the software running in the background. When it is done, you can see the files sorted into categories. Filter out the data you want to recover from the Seagate external hard drive and click "Recover" to save them on your computer.

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By default, the above-mentioned scanning mode is Quick Scan. the hard drive data recovery application scans for data with a complete data property. If your data has lost some data property, it might not be found by the Quick Scan mode. There then, you need to try the "Deep Scan" to scan for files, recover data from Seagate hard drive, and then check out whether they’re the ones you’re looking for not. Try your luck now!

BTW, no matter how good your Seagate external hard drive is, you’d better back up it regularly since data on it is important for you. To do the backup, you can try the quick backup tool iBeesoft Dbackup to protect Seagate external hard drive data.

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