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Western Digital File Recovery Software

There are several data recovery software such as Stellarinfo, EaseUS, MiniTool, Recuva, and more to recover your data o Western Digital hard drive. Install and run any one of these software to recover your data from the WD hard drive.

Western Digital Deleted File Recovery

Here, the instructions are provided for recovering your data using the EaseUS data recovery software.

  • First, download the EaseUS software from the official site and install it on your system. 
  • Open the data recovery software after the installation is complete. 
  • Make sure you have connected the WD hard drive to your system using a USB cable. 
  • Check if your drive is displayed in the External Devices section.
  • Select the WD hard drive and click the Scan button to initiate the scan procedure. 
  • On the Preview screen, the results will be displayed, highlight the checkbox available near the files that you wish to recover. 
  • You can also use search filters to search for a particular file easily. 
  • Search in the Extra Files section for files and then tap the Recover button. 
  • Choose a destination to which you wish to save the files. 
  • Navigate to the assigned location after a few minutes to check if the files have been stored there.

Western Digital Elements File Recovery

  • First, connect the WD Elements to your system using a USB cable. 
  • Next, download the DoYourData software from the manufacturer’s site by specifying the OS version. 
  • The DoYourData software is available for Windows and Mac operating systems. 
  • Once you connect the WD Elements to your computer, it will be recognized under the Disk Partitions and Devices section in the DoYouData software. 
  • On the next screen, select the file types that you wish to recover. Else, tick the checkbox near the Select All Types option.
  • Highlight the Quick Recovery or the Advanced Recovery option based on your choice. 
  • When the results are displayed on your screen, preview the files that you wish to recover and click the Recover or the Advanced Recovery option. 

Western Digital External Drive File Recovery

  • Make use of the Recoverit data recovery software to recover your files from the WD external drive. 
  • Use a USB cable to connect the WD drive to the computer on which you are going to install the software. 
  • Now, ensure that you are connected properly to the Internet and then download the Recoverit software. 
  • Install it on your system and open it after the process is complete. Your WD external drive will be specified under External Drives. 
  • Click the Start button in the proceeding step and wait for a few minutes for the scan to complete. 
  • Once the files have been scanned, they will be displayed on your screen. Choose the files to be recovered and tap the Recover option. 
  • Store it to a different location or folder. The recovery process is now complete.

Western Digital External Hard Drive File Recovery

  • The first step of the recovery procedure is to download and install the MiniTool Power Data Recovery software on your device. 
  • Establish a firm connection between the computer and the WD external hard drive.
  • Launch the MiniTool software on your system and install it using the guidelines displayed on your computer’s screen. 
  • In the main window, click the This PC option. 
  • Choose the WD external hard drive from the list that is displayed on your screen. 
  • Tap the Scan button and wait till the files are recovered completely and displayed on your screen. 
  • Tick the checkbox available near the files or folders that you wish to recover and click the Save button. 
  • The status of the files will be displayed at the bottom of the Recover Files window. 
  • Select a folder to save the recovered files and click OK

Western Digital File Recovery Freeware

  • To recover data from your Western Digital hard drive, you can make use of the Bitwar Data Recovery software as well. 
  • Connect the Western Digital drive to your system with the help of a USB cable. 
  • Launch the recovery software on your computer after the installation process is over. 
  • Select your WD drive by double-clicking on it. The proceeding step is to choose a scan mode. 
  • Choose either the Quick Scan, Deep Scan, or formatted Recovery option. 
  • Now, you have to select the file type that has to be recovered. 
  • You can also pause or stop the scanning process using the Pause or Stop button. 
  • Preview all the files that have been scanned and tick the box present next to it 
  • Tap the Recover button to save the recovered files to a different destination.

Western Digital My Book File Recovery

The guided instructions given below will help you to download the Western Digital My Passport X 3TB software for your Mac system.

  • You can also use the iBeesoft Data Recovery software for retrieving files from the WD DIgital My Book drive. 
  • Launch the manufacturer’s (iBeesoft) site, download the software it after mentioning the OS version of the system. Install it on your system.
  • Launch it after the installation, and the list of file types that can be recovered will be displayed on your screen. 
  • Select the file types required or tick the All File Types option available on the home screen. 
  • Ensure that you have connected your WD drive and then select it from the list of drives displayed.
  • Once the scanning process is complete, the recovered files will be displayed on your computer’s screen. 
  • Each of the files that have been recovered will have a checkbox near it. 
  • Highlight it to choose the set of files that you wish to retrieve. Click the Recover button to recover and restore your files.

Western Digital My Passport File Recovery

  • Turn on your computer and attach the WD My Passport drive to the system.
  • Check if you have access to the Internet and then download the Stellar Data Recovery Standard software to your computer.
  • When the Select What to Recover screen appears, choose the file formats using the checkbox.
  • You can also go with the All Data option available in the Everything section to recover all file formats.
  • Go to the Connected Drives section and choose the WD My Passport drive that you have connected.
  • Click the Scan button available in the bottom part of the screen. 
  • The scan progress and other information will be displayed on the next screen.
  • In the next step, preview the files that have been recovered and store it to a different destination on your computer.
  • You can recover data using the Stellar Data Recovery software even if your WD My Passport is corrupted.