Seagate external hard disks are well known for their performance and reliability. However, many users lose their data stored on Seagate hard disks and this could be because of improper maintenance. In case you have accidentally lost your data, use the Seagate external hard disk recovery tool, File Recovery Software, to get back the lost data. To install Seagate external hard disk recovery tool, go through the steps given below.
Installing Seagate’s File Recovery Software
On your Windows computer, launch the default browser and visit the official Seagate site.
Search for File Recovery Software and download the free trial version.
After completing the download, run the setup file.
If your device prompts for User Account Control, click the Yes button.
In the Seagate installation wizard, agree to the EULA and specify the location to save the software setup file.
Once the software is installed, click Finish.
If you wish to activate the software, launch it and click the Settings icon at the bottom-left corner of the dashboard. Select License → Activate License.
Once the software is activated, the key icon next to Settings will go from red to green.
You have now installed the Seagate external hard disk recovery tool on your computer.
Recover Data Using The File Recovery Software
First, connect your Seagate external hard disk to your computer using a standard USB cable.
Next, launch the File Recovery Software tool and choose the Recover Lost Files option.
Choose your external hard drive from the displayed list (if you have more than one hard drive connected to your computer).
Select either simple and quick scan or advanced scan.
To recover the recently deleted files, perform a simple and quick scan.
After completing the scan, choose the required files you wish to recover.
When you are asked to choose a location to move the recovered files, specify a location on your computer.
Finally, click the Recover button and wait until the process is completed.
You can now access your recovered files and then move them back to your hard disk.
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