I thought that I was doing a smart thing when I started to put all of my family photos on my hard drive. My plan was to get all of the pictures on my computer, then I would edit them and transfer them to my cloud storage. Well, sometimes the most well thought out plans have problems with it, just like mine did. I was not expecting my house to get flooded. My laptop was in the finished basement, and I thought it was completely ruined. A friend told me to check out data recovery services, but I had no idea what that even meant.
I admit I am not a tech guru at all, but even I knew that a damaged laptop from a flood is beyond hope. Well, I thought I knew that at least. She could tell how upset I was over losing irreplaceable pictures, and she urged me to at least contact Alba Data Recovery to see if there was any hope. (more…)