HDD Data Recovery

Lost and deleted files can be retrieved from most media with our data recovery service.


If you suspect hard drive failure: Turn off your computer, server or hard drive and immediately call us at 0861 33 55 47 - we will instruct you how to deliver the hard drive to our Durban Data Recovery Centre. If required, we can arrange emergency pickup at your office.

Labour start from R 1895.00

We offers hard drive lost or damaged data recovery services and solutions for all types of hard disk drive crashes and data loss types. Our data recovery experts specialises in retrieving lost, damaged or deleted files from desktop PC computers, laptops, notebooks, netbooks, servers and external hard drives.

We support and recover data from most types, makes, models and sizes, including the latest Solid State Hard Drives to the old Bigfoot PATA hard drives. Our data recovery experts use their expertise and the latest methods combined with years of industry experience to produce results you can count on. Whether you're a home user or an IT professional, you can trust our experts as your trusted source for salvaging your unrecoverable data. We are based in Durban, Montclair and your hard drive and data will never leave our office.

Data Recovery Services including:

  • Raid System Recovery
  • Data/Web Server Recovery
  • Hard Drive / Solid State Drive Data Recovery
  • Optical Media Services
  • NAS Data Recovery
  • Removable Media Recovery

Data Recovery types:

  • Logical Data Recovery-- If your drive was accidentally formatted, files were deleted, drive won't boot, or if your drive appears in the bios, but isn't accessible. To recover data from this kind of hard drive, it will cost from R 1895.00
  • Physical Hard Drive Recovery-- If you’re hard drive is clicking, clanking, knocking or pinging, if it has suffered a surge or other physical damage, or if it is not recognised in the BIOS. To recover data from this kind of hard drive, it will cost from R 4500.00

Haupt Computers Data Recovery Process:

Step 1: Deliver or drop off your hard drive or storage media to our Durban Service Centre at 191 Anleno Road, Montclair, Durban

Step 2: Receive a Free Data Recovery Service Evaluation and Quotation from our technician once your hard drive or storage media has been received. A written quotation will give you a total cost of recovery, along with an estimated timeline for the project to be completed.

Step 3: Data Recovery Is Performed Upon your approval of your quotation, the data recovery process will proceed according to your target file specifications and evaluation assessment. Rush Service: 12 - 48 hours - Standard Service: 3-10 Business Days* *some conditions apply*

Step 4: Data Is Recovered and placed In Quality Control For Authentication. Upon recovery, your data is taken through a strict quality control procedure. This process will ensure that our data recovery team has recovered the necessary target files that you have identified as most important. The quality control team will also test additional file folders to ensure your recovered data is in useable condition.

Step 5: Recovered Data Is Packaged and Returned With Proper Loading Instructions. Once our quality control team has verified the authenticity of the recovered data, we will then take the necessary steps to properly package and return the data to you. In most cases your data will be returned on DVDs or hard-drive, however we do offer various destination media options for a nominal fee should you require it.