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Recent Data Recovery reviews in Sydney

"5 star service***** Bhavesh was able to retrieve data I thought was gone forever!! Thank you so much!"

Data recovery from external hard drive

$100

"Very happy with the provided service! Professional and easy to deal with! "

I need data recovery services services

$75

"Paolo was extremely helpful with the recovery of my data, would highly recommend!"

I need data recovery services

$50

"Great communication, job done easily "

Data recovery from laptop

$50

"Amazing service! Mario was really helpful, friendly and professional. Would highly recommend. Thank you"

Data recovery on external hard drive

$150

"Great communication. Able to recover data from old laptop that hadn't worked in years. Would use again. "

Data recovery from old Toshiba laptop

$100

What's the average cost of a data recovery expert in Sydney

$75 - $127

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$75

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$92

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$127

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What does a file recovery service include?

DIY-ing your data recovery is risky. Accidental overwrites, formatting and further damage to the device makes data recovery especially difficult. (And possibly more expensive.) The first step: get your device in the hands of an IT expert. Here are some of the devices and common problems your data recovery expert can help with:

Hard disk drives (HDD)

Hard drives are prone to physical damage and system errors. Whether it’s an external hard drive or the one inside your computer, the internal moving parts mean over time they wear out and degrade in performance. Hearing clicking or whirring noises? There could be physical damage, so your data recovery expert will use a precision screwdriver to repair the motor and hard drive heads. Seeing error messages or experiencing power problems? A system fault or virus may need fixing. Your techie might first try installing recovery software onto your computer. Or they could remove the actual hard drive from the case or computer and use a SAS/SATA to USB adapter to access and recover your files that way.

USB memory sticks

When your flash drive stops working or isn’t recognised by your computer (even when you’ve given it a wiggle) the problem could be faulty connectors, a bad computer USB port or something more serious like a virus. To recover your files, your data recovery technician will first test the memory stick by plugging it into a different computer or USB port. If this doesn’t work, they may use small screwdrivers and pliers to straighten out the connectors. If the damage isn’t physical, checks are made to identify a reason for corruption. This often involves recovery software, which can also help with deleted file recovery if anything has gone walkabout.

Solid-state drives (SSD)

SSD file recovery isn’t easy, because it relies on electrical components to save and retrieve data. When these go bad, it’s very difficult to recover files. But not impossible. Your data recovery expert will ensure a technology called TRIM isn’t enabled. To do this, they will use special recovery software and commands for SSD devices. If they can’t recover your files this way, your drive is sent to a forensic data recovery lab for further investigation, restoration, and data extraction. Be aware, though - this can be expensive.

Phone and smart devices

Need to retrieve messages, photos, numbers, and videos from your phone’s internal memory? Depending on the type of damage your phone has suffered, it may be salvageable. If your phone still switches on, your IT expert will first try downloading specific apps for data recovery. If this isn’t an option, they’ll plug your phone or device into a computer via USB for further debugging and file extraction.    

Recent Data Recovery tasks in Sydney

"iphone unavailable" data recovery remote diagnosis

$30

Waterloo NSW, Australia

24th Aug 2022

With no warning the iPhone X display initially said "iPhone is disabled, connect to iTunes" now it is saying "iPhone Unavailable". I would like to recover the photos, contacts and apps on the phone. - Due date: Before Saturday, 27 August 2022

Portable hard drive data recovery

$100

Forest Lodge NSW, Australia

29th Mar 2022

Data recovery from SEAGATE EXPANSION PORTABLE DRIVE 2TB SRD0NF1 required. Note: it is using a very small portion of the storage available. When plugged in the light doesn't appear, the device makes beeping and whirring sounds, and is completely undetectable on both Windows PC and Mac software. The cable is in working order and there is no external damage to the device itself. The error occurred when my desktop computer had a meltdown while the device was connected.

Data Recovery

$500

Elizabeth Bay NSW, Australia

3rd Feb 2022

Have a Toshiba 1TB External Hard Drive that is making clicking and screeching noises. Looking to get it repaired or data recovered from drive - Due date: Flexible

DATA RECOVERY FROM BROKEN HARD DRIVE

$200

Surry Hills NSW, Australia

26th Nov 2021

The hard drive is SEAGATE BARRACUDA 2000GB SATA. It clicks and doesn't connect.Its a definite physical problem. I have taken it apart and have a video of what it is doing. On the drive is my MAC Time Machine files and some Audio (Logic X) files. Here is a video of the problem https://www.dropbox.com/s/btuzgw78mp0dijb/20210513_184838.mp4?dl=0 - Due date: Flexible

I need data recovery services

$150

Newtown NSW, Australia

20th Jun 2021

data recovery from SSD. Lenova Yoga 7i laptop won't turn on. Need to recover data from the SSD prior to sending to Lenovo for a warranty repair Data recovery to be conducted onsite in Newtown.

Rhys was an amazing help. He recovered my data no problem and even fixed my sonos issue while he was here! Would highly recommend Rhys' services.

I need data recovery services

$100

Surry Hills NSW, Australia

2nd Jun 2021

SEAGATE EXTERNAL HARD DRIVE NOT SHOWING UP IN ANY PC

I need data recovery services

$100

Pyrmont NSW, Australia

3rd May 2021

Deleted folder on Laptop - does not appear in recycle bin. Have not shut laptop down since the deletion. Can anyone recover this folder?

Constant communication.

MacBook Air 2014 SSD Hardrive data recovery

$400

Ultimo, New South Wales, Australia

24th Apr 2022

Need to get my data from a SSD removed from a 2014 MacBook Air.

Data Recovery From External Hard-drive

$50

Rosebery NSW, Australia

21st Mar 2022

Years ago my Mac laptop was water damaged but i was able to transfer the data onto an external hard-drive. There is a whole iPhoto library on it that I’m looking to recover but haven’t been able to due to the program becoming obsolete. I’m hoping there is a way as there are thousands of photos on there that I’d love to have again! Due date: Flexible

Iphone 8 data recovery

$70

Sydney NSW, Australia

16th Dec 2021

I got iPhone 8 plus water damaged phone but i got a lot of memories in the phone, would anyone help me to recover that iphone data please

Data recovery for an external hard drive with internal damage

$400

Petersham NSW 2049, Australia

21st Nov 2021

I have an external hard drive (https://www.jbhifi.com.au/products/wd-my-passport-2tb-portable-hard-drive-usb-c-3-0-for-mac-2019midnight-blue) that does not show up when I connect it to my MacBook Air. It makes a repetitive whirring sound. I have taken it to a mobile/computer shop and they say it's likely it has internal damage. I would like my data recovered for this hard drive. - Due date: Before Sunday, 5th Dec 2021

I need data recovery services

$120

Redfern NSW, Australia

16th Jun 2021

I have a damaged hard-drive that I need to recover files from. Looking for quotes, information or someone to complete the task. See attached photo of the Hard-drive

I need data recovery services

$250

Zetland NSW, Australia

18th May 2021

Microsoft Surface is dead following liquid damage Need to recover documents from harddrive

Data recovery

$100

Haymarket NSW 2000, Australia

28th Sep 2022

My transcend storejet hard drive is not connecting to my mac. I would like to recover my data

Data recovery

$200

Stanmore NSW, Australia

11th Apr 2022

I have a corrupt Hard Drive and haven’t been able to repair it on my Surface book. Hoping to retrieve working files/Lightroom catalogs off it if possible.

Need data recovery from Surface Pro hard drive.

$350

Camperdown NSW 2050, Australia

7th Feb 2022

My Surface Pro 4 died - could not turn it on at all. I took it to someone who recovered some of the data - only the folders from 'B' to 'E' and the photos. No other folders were recovered. I have the drive from the laptop and need to recover the remaining folders/files. - Due date: Before Friday, 11th Feb 2022

Paolo recovered all of my data - against the odds! He keep me informed at each step and was solutions focussed and flexible. I would recommend him to anyone for data recovery. Thanks, Paolo

Hardrive data recovery

$60

Sydney NSW, Australia

5th Dec 2021

My hard drive is not being recognised by any computer and hence I cannot access any of the videos stored on the hard drive. I am hoping to recover all the files I have on there. - Due date: Flexible

Very helpful and easy to communicate with.

Data recovery from a MacPro

$160

Alexandria NSW 2015, Australia

23rd Sep 2021

I have just had my MacBook pro fried and assessed by apple as dead. It is only 3 months old and I need the data recovered to an external drive. Please quote on prices and detail whether this is possible if it won't startup. Thanks, Book Pro (13-inch, M1, 2020)

Full hard drive diagnosis for data recovery

$50

Sydney NSW, Australia

15th Jun 2021

My 2T WD external hard drive is corrupted after faulty copying of files. Try to run CHKDSK which did not fix the issue. Now the drive cannot be opened/read and Windows is asking me to format the drive. Desperately need some solutions and help as I have almost 900GB of data which is very important to me. Thank you!

I need data recovery services

$300

Sydney NSW Australia

12th May 2021

I've locked myself out of my iPhone 7 which has disabled permanently. Looking for someone who can help me get it back to the Passcode screen or to retrieve my photos please