How to Recover Hard Drive Password

There is no particular reason to set a password on your hard disk. Passwords are used for security and it is suitable to use to protect your files. You can also remove the password by entering your password and press the spacebar. Then press Enter and remove the password. This procedure removes both hard drive password and power-on-password if they are same.

Press and hold F1 and turn on your computer to set a hard disk password. Select the password icon. Next select HDD 1 or HDD 2 as per your desire according to type of hard disk you wish to set. There you type the password according to your wish and press Enter. The password should be of minimum 7 characters with a combination of numbers and letters of uppercase and lowercase. Next the password verification will be required. You need to retype your password again and press Enter. Then the password is set.

Part 1: How to Recover Hard Drive Password

If you have your hard drive locked and then you may ask help from the hard drive provider, most providers will tell you that you have no way to reset or recover it. Or some will ask a fee for that. But there are some tools available to make this done. Here is a guide of hard drive password recovery.

  1. Download and install HHD Unlock Wizard.
  2. Run the application and click Next.
  3. Choose your hard drive from the hard drive list.
  4. Click Next and the application will start unlocking. Note that this application runs the process only with a code.
  5. When the process is finished, shut down the computer and boot up again. The password should have been removed.

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Part 2: Recoverit - The Best Hard Drive Recovery Software

After you removed the password, you can have access to your hard drive data. If some data has been lost, you can recover data from hard drive with hard drive data recovery software. Recoverit data recovery is a safe and effective hard drive recovery software, retrieves your lost videos, photos, music, documents, emails, etc. from your computer hard drive as well as from USB drives, external hard drives, and other storage devices.

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Recoverit - The Best Hard Drive Recovery Software

  • Recover lost or deleted files, photos, audio, music, emails from any storage device effectively, safely and completely.
  • Supports data recovery from recycle bin, hard drive, memory card, flash drive, digital camera and camcorders.
  • Supports to recover data for sudden deletion, formatting, lost partition, virus attack, system crash under different situations.

Part 3. How to Recover Data from Hard Drive

Free download and install Recoverit Data Recovery on your computer, follow the next simple steps to perform hard drive data recovery. If your hard drive is an external device, on this tutorial we will perform hard drive recovery with "External Devices Recovery" data recovery mode.

  1. Select "External Devices Recovery" data recovery mode to get started.
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  3. Select the location of hard drive where you lost your files. Please make sure your hard drive connected it with USB cable to your computer and detected.
  4. select hard drive location

  5. Recoverit hard drive data recovery will start a quick scan. If quick scan can't find any files go to scan again with "All-around Recovery". It will take more time but it will search more files.
  6. scan hard drive

  7. After deep scan completed, you can preview the recovered files from the deep scan result. Save them to a safe storage device.
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