1.    08 Nov 2016 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10

    Lost partition drive after conversion of MBR to GPT.


    Hi Guys,

    May I request your kind assistance or help to recover my deleted/lost partition. I have a lot of important files like documents and pictures that I need to recover . Please help me guys.

    Please see the screenshot before the converstion happened.

    Kind regards,
    Donald
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  2.    08 Nov 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Crewe Cheshire
    Posts : 1,618
    windows 10

    Welcome to the forum can you explain what you have done and how you did it and we're we are at now
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  3.    13 Dec 2016 #3
    Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    First I've decided to update my OS from 8 to 10. While in the process there's an error message (screenshot above) that I need to convert my disk into GPT. So I search in Google on how to convert my disk and I found out that I need to open a command prompt "diskpart" then I see only a 1 disk so I selected that disk and then clean. After that the conversion the installation of new OS was done! I'm so happy that time when I see the windows 10 interface but when I checked my drive (Drive C and D before) it become LOCAL Drive C ONLY! , I tried EaseUS/recuvar and other recovery tools to recover but it seems that it can't be recovered on that way. I saw some of my files before but when I tried to recover it was corrupted almost ALL!

    I hope you could help me on this guys, I need my files specially my family pictures
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  4.    13 Dec 2016 #4
    Join Date : Jun 2016
    Los Angeles
    Posts : 1,198
    Windows 10 Pro

    In Diskpart, The Clean command Erases all data on the HDD, not just the C: partition.
    You can try to recover your files using the Free TestDisk Program. I have had the best luck with GetDataBack. You will need another drive of the same size or larger to restore your files to.
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