QCOW File Recovery

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QCOW File Recovery

What is a .QCOW file?

Disk image file saved in the QEMU Copy On Write (QCOW) format, a format used by QEMU virtualization software; stores the contents of a virtual machine's hard drive; supports zlib compression and AES encryption of separate, independent clusters.

How to recover lost .QCOW files?

Sometimes while working with a computer, laptop or other stationary or mobile devices, you may encounter various bugs, freezes, hardware or software failures, even in spite of regular updates and junk cleaning. As a result, an important .QCOW file may be deleted.

By no means should you think that the only way to recover a .QCOW file is always to create it once more.

Use programs for recovering .QCOW files if a file was lost after accidental or deliberate deleting, formatting the memory card or the internal storage, cleaning the storage device, after a virus attack or a system failure.

Programs to recover .QCOW files

Looking for a way to recover files?

In cases when files were deleted and they cannot be restored by using standard operating system tools, use Hetman Partition Recovery.

To do it:

1. Download Hetman Partition Recovery, install and start the program.

2. The program will run an automatic scan and display all hard disks and removable drives, physical and local disks connected to this PC.

3. Double-click on the disk from which you need to recover files, and select analysis type.

4. When the scanning is over, you will be shown the files for recovery.

5. To find a file you need, use the program’s interface to open the folder it was deleted from, or go to the folder «Content-Aware Analysis» and select the required file type.

6. Select the files you have been looking for and click «Recovery».

7. Choose one of the methods for saving the files and recover them.

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How to open file with .QCOW extension?

Looking for how to open a qemu copy on write disk image file?

Additional Information

Тип файла: QEMU Copy On Write Disk Image

Расширение файла: .QCOW

Разработчик: N/A

Категория: Disk Image Files

Формат: Binary

Programs that open QCOW files


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