Data Recovery


PC EMT Computer Repair data recovery lab professionals are well versed in all types of data media failures.

If your device has any of the following problems, there is a good chance we can recover your data:

  • Clicking noises
  • Bad heads
  • Drive won’t mount on your Desktop (Mac)
  • Drive doesn’t appear in BIOS or Windows Explorer (PC)
  • “Flashing Question Mark” on Mac start-up
  • Broken USB connector or other interface
  • “Dead” (no power or noises)
  • Drive reads data extremely slowly
  • Smoking hard drive or smoking chips on PCB / circuit board
  • Water / Liquid Damage
  • HDD Firmware Corruption (0MB size, drive only partially readable, drive reads/write extremely slowly, etc.)
  • SSD Firmware Corruption (BAD_CTX errors, 8MB size, etc.)
  • “Stiction” (heads stuck to platters)
  • Weak motor/stuck spindle
  • PCB Replacement/Adaptation
  • Corrupt ROM
  • Corrupt NVRAM
  • Weak heads
  • Accidentally reformatted
  • Accidentally erased / trashed / recycled files
  • Corrupt file system or operating system
  • Missing or lost files
  • Virus infection
  • Data can’t be recovered by different computer repair shop/IT department
  • Data can’t be recovered or cloned with software data recovery tools
  • Encryption corruption (McAfee Endpoint Encryption, WinMagic, PGP Desktop, BitLocker, TrueCrypt, etc.)
  • Lost/missing/unknown hard drive password

We can recover all storage device interfaces: 


We can recover from all failed operating systems: 

  • Windows, Mac, Linux, DVR.

We can recover all partition types:

  • FAT, exFAT, NTFS, HFS+, ZFS, EXT, Novell.

We can recover all form factors:

  • 1″, 1.8″, 2.5″, 3.5″

We can recover from storage mediums:

  • Hard drives, SSD (solid-state-drive), RAID/SAN (multiple hard drives combined into one), Zip disk, NAS (network-attached-storage), 3.5″ floppy disk, SD card, MicroSD Card, CF Card, XQD Card, m.SATA, PCIe.


Bring your failed media for a diagnostic and then we can quote you a price with in 3 business days.
$150 to $350 Diagnostic Fee