Data Recovery Watford.
Datlabs technicians are qualified professionals serving home users and businesses affected by data loss. We recover lost, deleted and inaccessible data from ALL types of failed and faulty hard drives, RAID and NAS systems. Datlabs is also an industry leader in the field of data recovery from mobile phones and tablets. We recover contacts, pics, movies and app data from faulty, broken and water damaged mobile phones and tablets.
Data Recovery Services.
Datlabs has been been successfully recovering data from failed hard drives and RAID systems for customers in the Watford area for all of our 12 years operational history. We partner with world leading hard drive manufacturer Seagate who keep us apprised of the latest technology and we provide the data recovery success for their hard drive supply and distribution chain throughout the UK.
Hard Drive Data Recovery.
We recover files, folders and pics from ALL failed hard drive products running Windows, Mac O/S and Linux. Our Data Recovery workshops can recover data from your damaged, corrupt, clicking hard disk drive, buzzing hard drive or simply dead hard drive. Datlabs partner with major hard drive manufacturers Seagate and Western Digital to ensure we have up to the minute hard drive data recovery solutions and maintain hard drive repair and recovery success rates that are the envy of the industry.
We recover data from all solid state integral storage technology and computer solid state drives (SSD’s) found in many notebooks, ipads, and laptop computers.
External Hard Drive Repair and Recovery.
Each year Datlabs repair and recover data from many hundreds of faulty external hard drives of all makes and models. The physical size and use of these devices renders them vulnerable to knocks,drops, liquid damage, electrical and mechanical failure. The most common symptom is that the devices are not recognized by the host computer and are making a buzzing or clicking sound. Here at the Datlabs Bristol data recovery service centre our technicians will immediately diagnose the exact nature of the problem whilst you wait. Following on they will then replace faulty components, reprogram the drive, extract and test the data and copy this to a new and reliable compatible portable drive type ready to be returned to your home or business address.
Mobile Phone Repair and Data Recovery
Our labs are fully equipped to deal with the latest solid state mobile phone technology. Our labs recover data, files, folders, pics, contacts , audio and video recordings from damaged and contaminated mobile phones and tablets. All makes, models and chipsets.
NAS Repair and Recovery.
Datlabs has addressed the burgeoning need to rebuild and recover small business storage and home hub NAS systems;-
Netgear, Buffalo, Synology Diskstation, ASUSTOR, QNAP, HP, Lacie, WD My Cloud, WD Sentinel, Seagate NAS, Thecus, G RAID we have seen them all before and successfully recovered data from a multitude of failure situations.
RAID Server Rebuild and Recovery.
We are industry leading experts in rebuilding and recovering data from failed RAID systems and faulty NAS systems. Our dedicated RAID recovery team specialize in in rebuilding failed RAID 5, failed RAID 6, RAID 0, RAID 1 and RAID 1 0. If you are a Business or Home User with a crashed or corrupt RAID, Server or NAS system then we have competitively priced service options to suite your needs.
Datlabs Data Recovery Service Help Desk.
Datlabs can be contacted via our:-
- Advertised local rate telephone numbers
- Secure online chat facility.
- Call Back Request.
Datlabs Data Recovery Services are available 0800 through till 1800 on week days and OOH on call through till 2200 most evenings and week ends for emergency situations.
Datlabs data recovery technicians have a wealth of experience involving data loss situations and will be able to advise on your particular problem and if possible how to resolve it. Given the information you have provided they will then offer you a quotation either verbally or by email. They will also draw your attention to our standard terms and conditions of service and offer a mutual confidentiality agreement to cover situations involving specific commercial sensitivities.
Free Courier Collection.
In most cases we are able to provide a free UK courier collect service. (there are exemptions so please clarify). Your courier service will be arranged from your home or office location and you will be advised of a job tracking number and also address and contact details
You can also drop your equipment off at our main offices , regional drop off points or one of our Channel Partners.
In all cases please pack your equipment robustly against damage in shipping.
Please note that Datlabs bears no liability for loss of equipment or data and that all equipment and storage equipment we receive is effectively faulty or damaged so if your equipment and data has a perceived value than please consider insuring your goods and stored data against loss.
Data Rescue and Data Restore.
The bulk of our work involves Data Recovery Services from hard disk drives, so it is worthwhile briefly describing some of the activities that our technicians undertake when recovering your data from a faulty hard drive.
- Swapping, repairing and reprogramming damaged hard drive PCBs, including those with on board USB connector. e.g Western Digital MyPassport
- Substituting and testing ROM Chips
- Hard Disk Drive Read Write Head stack replacement, this work is normally associated with “Clicking” or “Buzzing” Hard Disk Drives
- Hard Disk Drive Platter Swap Out, Our technicians will perform this work in the case of a seized spindle motor. It is a complex and fiddly process involving specialist tools and the meticulous alignment of components in their new hard drive assembly
- Hard disk drive read write head replacement. Our technicians undertake this work in over 60% of the hard drive failures we receive in our Labs. The work involves exact parts matching and sourcing. The use of specialist tools and test equipment i.e. hard disk drive imaging tools that can create read write head maps, deal with bad sectors and read errors and facilitate the transfer of data from the repaired hard drive
- Once the Datlabs technicians have restored operational functionality to your hard disk drive they will then proceed to extract the data and transfer it to suitable return media
Returning your Data.
The quality of the extracted data is manually checked by our data recovery technicians. Once the data has been validated we will send you an email file list for you to check. Once you are satisfied with the content we will transfer your data to an external hard disk drive or equivalent storage media ready for transport or collection.
Datlabs will retain a copy of your recovered data for upto 14 days just in case there is a problem with the data we returned to you. For your own security and peace of mind all copies of any data stored on the hard disk are securely erased.
Computer Investigations and Forensic Evidence.
Datlabs has a Digital Forensic Investigation department who deal with data recovery in a forensic environment, compliant with processes that allow the data recovered to be submitted as evidence in a court of law. Crime caught on CCTV, Computer Misuse, Fraud, Dispute and all civil and criminal matters.