Toronto Data Recovery Services

In the GTA looking for a professional data recovery lab with affordable prices? Recovery Force Inc, located west of Toronto in Guelph has drop-off and satellite locations in Toronto. As we develop more partners in and around Toronto, you can expect our list of Toronto...

Local computer shop data recovery gone bad

We just received a Western Digital hard drive that was taken to a local technician because of read errors.   After the technician assessed the situation, he reported back to the client that he opened the top and bottom of the drive and that the heads and surface look...

New Satellite Location in North Vancouver

We would like to welcome the Computer Troubleshooters in North Vancouver as the latest addition or our data recovery satellite locations as Recovery Force’s official Vancouver Data Recovery centre. As a Recovery Force satellite location, not only can Recovery...

The Data Recovery Process

Several months ago, we posted an article (for fun) on what not to do to recover data.   This time around, we are posting the general steps taken by data recovery professionals. Step 1. Analysis – determine the source of the problem Step 2. Stabilization –...

Can a Hard Drive Work with One Dead Head?

In a recent forum discussion that went on a tangent about the risks of running DIY data recovery programs without properly diagnosing a hard drive, one data recovery specialist had the understanding that if a drive detected and was able to read data, the heads must be...