By AOMEI / Last Updated May 25, 2020

GPT partition is missing

“Last weekend, a friend of mine accidentally delete GPT partition on her Acer computer. She was scared because there were some important documents. And she came to me for help. Thank God, I helped her to perform GPT partition recovery on Acer computer and all the data came back.”

Partition Recovery is actually a method of recovering your lost partitions that were accidentally deleted or damaged due to various reasons like virus attack, hardware failure or some other reasons. Actually, your data are not really gone permanently from your computer when files are deleted accidentally as long as they are not formatted or overwritten. When you find your GPT partition is missing or deleted accidentally, remember don’t write anything on the partition. Then find a recovery tool to perform GPT partition recovery on Acer.

Recovery tool

Speaking of recovery tool, I’d like to recommend AOMEI Partition Assistant. It is free partition recovery software which is designed for Windows 10/8/7/XP/Visa. With the help of it, you can recover deleted or lost partition easily. You can actually have two methods to recover partition: Fast Search and Full Search. Fast Search allows you to search for lost partition quickly. If you cannot find the lost partition with Fast Search methods, you can use Full Search methods.

How to recover lost GPT partitions?

Next, I will walk you through the detailed steps to recover GPT partition in Windows 10/8/7.

Step 1. Download AOMEI Partition Assistant, install and launch the software.

Step 2. At the main interface of AOMEI Partition Assistant, click Partition Recovery Wizard on the left panel.

Recover Partition

Step 3. Select a disk which you want to recover and click Next.

Step 4. At the next page, select a search method. You can choose Fast Search first, If it deos not work, then run a Full Search.

Recover Method

Step 5. Select the deleted boot partition in the following list and click Proceed. For security, you can click Explore files in the selected partition and view files to confirm.

After recovering Acer GPT partition, it is recommended to make a partition backup or disk backup. With the backup, you won’t worry about data loss caused by accidental deletion, virus, or hard disk failure. Even the partition is formatted or overwritten, you can still restore your data without efforts.


With the help of AOMEI Partition Assistant, you can easily recover data from GPT or MBR partition. Besides Partition Recovery feature, you can enjoy more useful features when you choose AOMEI Partition Assistant. For example, you can allocate free space from one partition to another, convert dynamic disk to basic without data loss, safely convert system disk between MBR and GPT styles. If you want to make aportable USB for Windows 7/8/10 to use it on another device, you can use Windows To Go Creator function.