Gillware Data Recovery Blog

Every week Gillware solves hundreds of complex data recovery cases. We try to pick the most interesting cases to write about in our data recovery blog. Our lead blogger Will worked in our data recovery lab for over a year before joining our marketing team to assist with the data recovery blog. Gillware has performed data recovery services on just about every piece of storage equipment imaginable, even electronic holiday ornaments. Please subscribe and enjoy!

February 16, 2017
A typical BOOTMGR image error: "BOOTMGR image is corrupt. The system cannot boot."

Data Recovery Case Study: Fixing a BOOTMGR Image Error (The Hard Way)

When you turn on your PC, you expect to see the Windows startup screen shortly afterward, followed by your familiar Windows login screen. You don’t expect […]
January 18, 2017
Hard drive boot error

0xc000000f BCD Error: Hard Drive Boot Error Case Study

If you’re a PC user, you may have encountered this hard drive boot error at least once in your life: File: \Boot\BCD Status: 0xc000000f Info: An […]
December 2, 2016
Windows 10 Startup Repair Loop

Escaping a Windows 10 Startup Repair Loop… With Gillware’s Help

If you depend on your computer (as many of us do), few things in this world can make your heart skip a beat like an infinite […]
October 24, 2016
File: BootBCD Status: 0xc000000f Info: An error occurred while attempting to read the boot configuration data

Samsung Data Recovery Case Study: Windows Boot Error

This client came to us for Samsung data recovery services after their computer stopped booting from their Samsung HM321HI hard drive. The computer had trouble reading the […]
September 20, 2016

Toshiba Hard Drive Recovery Case Study: Logical Corruption

When your computer freezes or crashes, it’s usually just a minor annoyance—although it can be a major frustration if you’ve gone a few hours without saving […]