Nowadays we are not using the CD/DVD for the storage mediums we all changed to the sd cards and the pendrives. But in the previous days we used the CDs and the DVDs  as the main storage it may chance to suffer data loss due to many factors, scratch, bubbles, cracks or physically damaged. it shows the error  message like s “not readable” or “corrupted” .We don’t know how to get back the datas again. may be stored the important files, datas collections, photos or the medias in the disk.


There are Various CD/DVD formats are available like CD/DVD format CD-DA, CD-ROM, CD-W Mixed Mode CD, multisession CD, also various DVD formats are supported such as  DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-RAM in those days.

Most of the expert advice to protect  the CD in the proper way as don’t try to rewrite as it may overwrite your lost data. For the better working of the CD , don’t use the DVD/CD in the  different computer and DVD ROM drives.Do not use in-house cleaning substances to clean damaged CDs or DVDs and importantly Do not try to rub them as it may scratch the CD/DVD surface

Still we are using the CDs and the DVDs for the games and the movies on the PC.otherwise we install drivers of any hardware While we stored the important details in the disk, there is a essential to recover the damaged disks.But we don’t need to worry about the silly factors .Here in this article there are many  specialised data recovery tool for recovering data from damaged CD’s would be very handy. it is very easy to  extract data from damaged media.


How to Recover Data from CD/DVD

There are many free software tools available  to recover data from your scratched DVD.

CD Recovery Toolbox

 you can download the CD Recovery Toolbox here
CD Recovery Toolbox Free is a data recovery tool, designed to recover files from scratched or otherwise damaged or corrupt CD, DVD, HD DVD and Blu-Ray data disk.  Simply select the drive that contains the media you want to recover from, check the files you want to restore and start the recovery process. it will takes time to recover the data dd Depending on the level of damage, but sometime if they are more damaged, you can’t recover the data. It did recover a good portion of images for us from a badly scratched CD that Windows was not able to read properly. Note: CD Recovery Toolbox does not work with commercial Audio CDs.

Wise Data Recovery

you can download the Wise Data Recovery here

Wise Data Recovery is a free data recovery program. It can recover files  like photo, word, email, txt, etc.that have been “permanently” deleted and marked as free space by the operating system. The program can also be used to recover files deleted from USB flash drives, memory cards, or MP3 players. This app is easy-to-use and the interface is clean and user friendly.  not only provides a complete set of corrupt data recovery features, but it is also very convenient and quick. The types of files that can be recovered by Wise Data Recovery include image, document, audio, video, compressed file and email. And the devices that can be recovered include local drive, USB, camera, memory card, removable devices and so on.Wise Data Recovery will indicate the data as “Good”, “Poor”, “Very Poor”, or “Lost” in the scan results to show whether they are able or suitable to be recovered.