Rescue data from a mistakenly formatted external drive with this Windows recovery application

Method 1
Using a data recovery application
Step 1:
Download, install and start the recovery software
Step 2:
Select the disk you want to scan for lost files
Step 3:
Recover your files to a new storage location

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Method 2
Recover lost files that you have backed up
Step 1:
Launch your backup and restore software
Step 2:
Query the recovery media for the data you need
Step 3:
Restore data to your computer using the storage media
Method 3
Use a physical data recovery service
Step 1:
Pack up your machine and drive to a recovery center
Step 2:
Pace around and hope the recovery is successful
Step 3:
Pay the man and get your computer and its data back