What is the Windows 10 File System?

We recently received this question from a customer: “What file system does Windows 10 use? I’ve heard that Microsoft is upgrading to ReFS, and I’m worried about making a switch.” This is a good question with an easy answer: as...
August 1, 2015

Will Installing Windows 10 Delete My Data?

Windows 10 was released earlier this week and almost immediately set Internet traffic records, despite a staggered roll-out. In our experience, the new operating system works pretty well, and we’ve only encountered a few minor bugs (a couple of...
August 1, 2015

Protect Your Data When Upgrading to Windows 10

Today, we received access to Windows 10, and the operating system has received positive reviews from most early adopters. Microsoft offered free Windows 10 upgrades to all owners of Windows 7 and Windows 8, which provided a massive first-day boost...
July 29, 2015

OWC / Other World Computing Data Recovery

OWC offers a wide range of accessories, upgrade options, and high-end storage products geared toward Mac users. Some of their best selling products are external devices, and this includes single hard drive as well as multi-drive options in their Mercury...
July 21, 2015

A Guide to Mobile Phone Text Message Recovery

This thorough process and custom software solution really separates our service from the hardware and software products available...In a recent case, the best commercial software was able to find 2,098 text messages, while we recovered 3,756 valid messages – 79% more.
July 6, 2015

DVR & Security System Recovery

Datarecovery.com recovers data from specialized storage systems quite frequently, and one interesting type is the digital video recording device. We perform work on all kinds of DVRs, often network video recorders, and most frequently the DVRs we recover data from...
July 2, 2015

Dell Laptop Data Recovery

Dell laptop data recovery requires an understanding of the unique characteristics of these popular, high-quality computers.
July 28, 2014

Maxtor Shared Storage Device Data Recovery

This page demonstrates a common technique used to recover data from Maxtor Shared Storage devices.
July 17, 2014

Aberdeen RAID Data Recovery

Data recovery on Aberdeen LLC devices is complicated by the high level of specialization that Aberdeen provides. Out of brand RAID management, one of the major innovations of Aberdeen LLC (introduced in the Aberdeen Sterling 267), allows system administrators to...
July 17, 2014

Volume Slippage and Data Loss

An introduction to data slippage, an issue that often occurs when recovering failed RAID volumes.
June 24, 2014