Help! My hard drive died and it has all my pictures on it!

If disaster strikes, and your hard drive has failed, we can help. We know how it feels to lose critical business data, or beloved family photos. We have successfully recovered data from many hard drives, memory cards, and USB memory sticks. If we cannot recover your data, we partner with Gillware to help you survive even the worst disasters. No up-front payment required. You will receive a free evaluation, recovery attempt, and listing of recovered files prior to paying service fees. A lot of data recovery services will charge over $1000 just to try, with no guarantee of success. We don’t think you’ll find a better deal than what we can offer through our own in-house expertise and Gillware.

Data Transfer

With a Data Backup this is what we can get moved and re-setup for you. Personal folders:

Personal folders: 

  • Windows desktop's content
  • Windows desktop's wallpaper
  • Windows Start screen/menu Modern UI layout (only shortcuts, not applications)
  • My Documents
  • My Pictures
  • My Music
  • My Videos
  • Downloads folder (Windows Vista/7/8/8.1/10)

Web browsers:

  • Windows Internet Explorer favorites
  • Windows Internet Explorer main start page
  • Windows Internet Explorer settings (proxy, security zones...)
  • Microsoft Edge favorites
  • Google Chrome profile
  • Chromium bowser profile
  • Firefox settings : bookmarks, extensions...


  • Outlook Express messages and settings (mail accounts, rules...)
  • Microsoft Office Outlook PST/OST files and email accounts
  • Microsoft Office Outlook typed email addresses history
  • Windows Mail messages and settings
  • Windows Live Mail messages and settings
  • Windows Address book, used by outlook Express or Windows Mail
  • Submit eM Client Microsoft Outlook like email client

Misc :

  • Windows Vista's calendar
  • Sticky Notes
  • Screen saver settings (enabled or not, password protected or not, delay before activation)
  • Documents templates
  • Skype data and settings
  • Trillian data
  • ad settings
  • ICQ data and settings Network drives connections Network places

Apple IOS

  • Devices iTunes backups (iPhone, iPod, iPad)

Common items:

  • Common documents
  • Common desktop
  • Common pictures
  • Common music
  • Common videos
  • Public Downloads folder (Windows Vista/7/8/8.1/10)
  • Fonts (useful if you have installed some by yourself or bundled with software)
  • Microsoft Office XP, 2003, 2007 and 2010 activation files (Microsoft Office 2013,2016 is not handled)
  • Steam (downloads) Installed printers