Business Continuity Disaster Planning

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An organization’s ability to recover from a disaster or disruptive event (natural disaster, human-made disaster) and resume operations as quickly as possible is referred to as disaster recovery or business continuity. Business Continuity … [Read more...]

Remote Fast Data Recovery – Recover It Now

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Recover It Now is fast data recovery services that can help customers get their data back in minutes! DTI Data Recovery is a pioneer in remote data recovery. As long as the hard drive is seen by the BIOS you can slave the hard drive which will allow … [Read more...]

Hard Drive Recovery From Scored Platters

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Hard drive recovery from scored platters used to spell death for recovering data. DTI Data Recovery has special techniques to recover damaged hard drives, specifically from scored platters. A hard drive can get scored platters when the heads impact … [Read more...]

Hard Drive Data Recovery Not Just A Repair

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One of the main questions we get from users calling in for hard drive data recovery is "do you repair the drive"? In cases when the hard drive has a physical problem, we do have to repair the drive to MOVE the data onto stable media. That being said, … [Read more...]

Recover It Now: How Does Remote Data Recovery Work?

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Recover It Now is a service offered by DTIData to try to save our customers time and money. In most cases we can put the drive back in to the state it was in before the failure happened. This saves time because you will not have to transfer the data … [Read more...]

Data Recovery Software: Recover It All Professional For Windows

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Recover It All has always been DTIData’s main piece of data recovery software. It has been around a long time with updates coming in order to account to changes in the Windows file system. I thought I would give our customers an update on how the … [Read more...]

Data Recovery with Windows 7

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So after the Windows Vista debacle I was less then ready to jump on the Windows 7 bandwagon. For obvious reasons I wanted to take a wait and see attitude about the OS since with Windows Vista doing logical (software) data recovery was a huge chore … [Read more...]

Five Things You Need To Know When Choosing A Data Recovery Company

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If you do a search for "data recovery company" on Google there will be 17.5 million results, not including the ads from the companies that don't rank in the search engines. How does a consumer choose between all these websites? It isn't the website … [Read more...]

Recovery It All Professional and Windows 7 File System

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 So what exactly does Recover It All work on? It works with Fat 16, Fat 32, NTFS 4 and NTFS 5. In normal not geek speak that means it will work on any file system from Windows 95 thru Windows 7. It will only actually RUN in Windows 2k and higher. … [Read more...]

Tutorial: How To Slave A SATA Hard Drive Via USB

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So a few years a ago I wrote a post on how to slave an IDE hard drive internally into a tower. While this is still very useful information, with so many people not having access to the internal tower or with people trying to use their laptops or even … [Read more...]

Sony Handycam DVD Will Not Finalize

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So this is a very prevalent problem I have run into over and over through the years and up until just recently it has been a problem I could not fix. Here is the scenario: You record 20 to 30 minutes of important and sentimental moments on your … [Read more...]

Hard Drive Failure – What NOT to Do

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By now everybody has had a bad experience with a hard drive. When most people run into problems with their computer, the last thing they think of is the hard drive! If you are a gambler like me, you play the probabilities. The most likely problem you … [Read more...]

Computer Acting Up? Check Your Hard Drive For Free With Windows Surface Scanner New Version

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DTI Data is happy to announce the release of an updated version of our most popular freeware: Windows Surface Scanner! The new version now allows for reports to be printed as to where the bad sectors are, but more impressive is the relationship … [Read more...]

DTI Data Recovery Rescues ZION and Humanity!

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The other day we received a great testimonial from Harry Lennix the Matrix's Commander Lock. He was very pleased with the hard drive recovery we performed for him! We treat all of our clients like they were stars, and everyone's data is important to … [Read more...]

Hard Drive Data Recovery Clicking Disk

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By far the most common problem we hear about are clicking hard drives. Most data recovery companies automatically assume that a clicking hard drive means physical hard drive data recovery. While in most cases the clicking sound is indicative of a … [Read more...]

Knocked External Hard Drive Off Desk – Fell To The Floor

One of the most common calls we get is when someone has knocked their external hard drive off of their desk or counter. I have heard cats knocking the hard drives off, kids and users tripping over external hard drive cables. If an external hard drive … [Read more...]

DTI Data 10th Anniversary Celebration

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We are very happy to announce that 2010 marks the 10th anniversary of DTI Data's hard drive recovery service. Even though we had been selling software since 1994, it was in 2000 that we opened our main hard drive recovery facility. This has been a … [Read more...]

Western Digital WD5000AAJS Hard Drive Recovery

Western Digital WD5000AAJS hard drive recovery usually entails repairing the heads. Like many drives the WD5000 has a parking mechanism that is meant to protect the platters so the heads don't impact upon them. This doesn't help if the heads fail … [Read more...]

Hard Drive Data Recovery Challenges

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When performing hard drive data recovery, it is often a physical problem that requires the disk to be opened. We open hard drives in our clean room to prevent dust and static charges to interfere with the media. Our most commonly faced problem is … [Read more...]

DTI Data Recovery Now On Twitter

For all of you tweeters out there, DTI has started updating our visitors with new software upgrades, new products and new articles pertaining to data recovery, backup and storage. Stay up to date on all things happening with the team at DTI by … [Read more...]