When talking about resizing partitions on Windows 10/8/7, Minitool Partition Wizard might be the first thing comes to your mind, though there is built-in functionality in the Disk Management included in Microsoft Windows. The steps to shrink or extend partitions with Minitool Partition Wizard is quite easy. However, many complained Minitool Partition Wizard stuck during the resizing process. It sometimes fails or even damage the partition, causing data loss.
Actually, there is no method to avoid partition break during the resizing process. All you need to do is to backup data in advance. If unfortunately, your partition is broken, you can try Data Recovery.
Data Recovery enables you to recover various data types from partitions, including the intact and broken. If you got partition lost, you can also use the software to do recovery. Besides, Data Recovery support you to restore files from HDD, SSD, HFS hard drive, flash stick and more. Please download the trial version and have a try.
Run the program after install. You can see photo, audio, video, email, document and others options shown in the main interface. You are allowed to select all file types or choose the specific one.
Select the target broken partition that you want to recover data from. If you cannot find the one you need, please click "I can't find my partitions" to let it find your lost partitions first, then move forward.
All the lost partition will be listed. From here, you can check the size, validity and file system type like NTFS information. Choose the one you want and hit "Start" button to scan data on the selected partition. If still not found, please click the "Try again" option at the lower-left.
When the scanning process ends, you can click into the Deep Scan column to preview the files in details. You can recover all files in bundles at a time or do selectively recovery.
Read up here, you may know how easy to recover data from broken partition. Once you finish the recovery, you can get the partition fixed. And the next time before you resize partitions, don’t forget to backup data in advance.