"If your hard drive is unbootable due to corrupt
partition tables, computer viruses, system errors, and other
non-mechanical issues, you may consider using a hard drive data
recovery tool to save your precious files or data from being
permanently wiped out. Thankfully, there are tons of available
Linux-based rescue tools that can get the job done quickly and
easily. I have here a list of some of the most well-known
Linux-based hard drive data recovery tools that you can use freely:
SystemRescueCd is a Gentoo-based Linux distribution that is loaded
with essential features for rescuing damaged computer systems. It
is able to run from a Live CD or from a USB flash drive, and comes
with an easy-to-use graphical desktop environment. Here are some of
SystemRescueCd's features and software packages that can be used
for hard drive data recovery:"
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