Stellar Pheonix Windows Data Recovery is an easy to use soft-ware that recovers, deleted and formatted data from storage medium in use. Storage medium which are based on FAT16,FAT32, VFAT, NTFS, NTFS5 & exFAT can be analysed and critical data files can be recovered from them. This software supports all latest versions of Windows OSes. The tool recovers MS Office doc-uments, lost files, photos, audio, video files amongst the long listof 185 file types and saves them into a new file in a user-defined lo-cation. Some of the salient features of the Home Edition are partition recovery, search option, deleted file recovery, search lost file,auto update feature, file preview, tree view, formatted files/ folders.
We tried recovering 1GB of data from a 4 GB Sandisk pendrive after it was formatted. The S/w displayed a tree like hierar-chical structure offiles in their respective folders. It also detectedthe file format of the pendrive. The selected files were promptly regenerated in the desired location. The same results were repli-cated while using the software over the native hard disk.
BOTTOMLINE: Easy to use GUI based data recovery S/w whichis for protection against accidental data deletion.