If you deleted some important files or just formatted your WD My Passport with mistake, or lost your files due to the hard disk corruption or virus attack. Don’t be panic, follow this guide to recover your data with Wonderhare Data Recovery now.
Before the recovery guide steps, you should pay attention to one thing: Once your files lost from WD My Passport with any situation, please stop using it to save any new files. Once the new files overwrite your old one, your files is really so hard to taken back.
Warning: DO NOT install the program to the same partition where you lost data for avoiding overwriting it.
Now, let’s try to recover your data from WD My Passport.
Step 1, Select “Lost File Recovery” mode to process the My Passport Data Recovery
Connect your My Passport with computer, and launch this Data Recovery, you will see a window that offers 3 recovery modes for you if you choose the “Standard mode”. You can select “Lost File Recovery” mode to start the recovery.
Step 2, Select the partition of My Passport to scan for lost files
Now, you can see the list of all hard drives on your computer include WD My Passport. You just need to select the data lost partition of My Passport, and click “Start” to continue. You can also mark on “Enable Deep Scan” to get the better scan results.
Step 3, Preview and recover files from WD My Passport
When the scan finished, you can see all the found files are displayed on the left of the program windows with type & path. You can check them by name and select what you want to recover by click “Recover” button. You can also preview the common file like BMP, GIF, PNG, JPEG, JPG, TIF, DOC, DOCX, HTM, PDF, PPT, PPTX, RAR, XLS, XLSX, ZIP, etc. before recover.
NOTE: When recovering files, don’t save them on the same partition where you lost them before. Choose another partition or disk to store them.