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Formatted Hard Drive Recovery on Mac

Today morning, I accidentally formatted a wrong partition of the hard drive on my Mac system. I had saved lot of essential files on that partition. Unfortunately, I do not have the backup of files, which I lost due to accidental formatting of hard drive partition on Mac computer. Is it possible now, to recover formatted hard drive on Mac OS X? If so, please can anyone help me out as soon as possible to retrieve data from hard drive on Mac? Thank you…!

Solution to recover formatted hard drive on Mac OS X:

Well, no need to worry, just remain calm, because data recovery from formatted hard drive on Mac has become very simple and easy now with the help of advanced data recovery tool named Data Recovery After Format software. It is designed with special algorithms, so that, it enables you to preview all the recoverable files and allows you to save entire data recovery process by providing “Save Recovery Session” option in the demo version. So that, after purchasing this software, you do not have to rescan your formatted hard drive and you can open the saved recovery process by using “Open Recovery Session” option.

Reasons behind formatting of hard drive:?

  • Sometimes, when you want to format one of your hard drive partitions on Mac system, by mistake, you may format the wrong partition. As a result, you will lose all data from that particular partition. This mistake happens sometimes, due to lack of concentration, while formatting.
  • Suppose, you have to install an additional operating system without removing the existing one, then you need to format the hard drive partition on your Mac system. If you format your Mac hard drive partition without backup of files, then entire files saved in that particular hard drive partition will be erased. Or else, if you format your hard drive and reinstall the operating system, then you will lose all files stored in that partition.
  • Assume that, the file system of your hard drive on Mac system is severely corrupted due to dreaded virus attack and you may not be able to access data saved in the hard drive. Whenever you try to access that particular partition, you may get an error message stating, “Drive not formatted, do you want to format it now”? In such a situation, you may format that particular hard drive partition, which may lead to severe data loss.

Henceforth, in order to avoid severe data loss due to any of these reasons, you should maintain regular backup of files. Suppose, if you failed to keep backup of files and come across any of these situations, then no need to worry, you can easily recover formatted hard drive on Mac OS X with the help of this software, unless you do not write any new files over the deleted or lost files on your hard drive. One important thing to be remembered is, download this software on the healthy drive partition on your Mac machine. Never download this software on the partition from where you have to recover your files. One of the most prominent features of this tool is that, in addition to recovering data from formatted hard drive, it can even recover files from corrupted hard drive on Mac with utmost ease.

Features of Data Recovery After Format software:

This tool can easily restore files from formatted hard drive on Mac, no matter whatever may be the reason behind formatting. It can recover different types of files such as PowerPoint files, Excel sheets, Word files, PDF files, images, audio and video files, etc. With the help of this tool, you can effortlessly retrieve data from formatted hard drive on Mac based operating systems such as Yosemite, Snow Leopard, Mountain Lion, Mavericks, etc. It can even recover files from formatted external hard drive, flash drive, memory card, SD card, pen drive, etc. By using this tool, you can recover data from RAID0, RAID1 and RAID5 partitions. It supports data recovery from various types of hard drives such as SCSI, IDE, SATA and PATA.

Steps to Recover Data from Formatted Hard Drive on Mac:

Step 1:  Download and install Data Recovery After Format software, a main screen will be displayed with 3 different options. Select “Recover Volumes/Drives” option among the 3 options to retrieve data from formatted hard drive.

Recover Formatted Hard Drive on Mac OS X - Main Screen

Fig 1 : Main Screen

Step 2 : Now, you have to choose the formatted hard drive partition from the list of identified physical and logical drives and click on "Next" option to begin scanning process.

Recover Formatted Hard Drive on Mac OS X - Select Formatted Hard Drive

Fig 2 : Select Formatted Hard Drive

Step 3: Once the recovery process is completed, you can view the list of recovered data from formatted Hard Drive to evaluate the recovery results.

Recover Formatted Hard Drive on Mac OS X - Preview Recovered Data

Fig 3 : Preview Recovered Data

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