Hard drives are otherwise called non-volatile storage devices which have extra storage capacity and higher data transfer rate than other disk drives. Each hard disk has a spindle which can hold more than one flat circular disk that are called platter. They are basically employed for storing and accessing of digital information. They are also known as Hard Disk Drive (HDD). SATA, SCSI and IDE are some commonly used hard drives. Hard drives are one of the popular storage devices now-a-days. They are commonly used for storing valuable files and folders. Data loss from hard drive on Mac OS is as common as that in Windows operating system. So if you’ve lost data from Mac hard drive then you have to perform hard drive restoration on Mac with the help of a good Mac data recovery tool. Before going in details about the data recovery process you should know about some common data loss situations in Mac operating system which are described below:
Apart from the file loss scenarios you need to know about some precautionary steps and should follow them in order to avoid further data loss from Mac hard drive in future.
Hard Drive Recovery software is most suitable data recovery tool to come out of such data loss situations in Mac OS. The features of this software include lost data recovery from Mac OS X partitions. This software has advanced scanning algorithm to recover hard drive partition data on Mac. This software restores data from volumes which refuse to mount. Data deleted from Trash can also be retrieved by this software. It also supports data recovery from HFS+, HFSX, FAT partitions. Sometimes to clean up the drive you click the option "Quick format". But your may click the option for wrong drive in a hurry which may contain your important files, result in loss of files from it. No need to worry, you can recover files after quick format by using this tool. Gather more info about file HDD recovery after quick format on this site. To assess the recovery results of this software you need to download it.
You can also get your files back from laptop hard drive and to know about the recovery procedure visit the site http://www.myharddriverecovery.net/how-to-recover-data-laptop-hard-drive.html. You can also recover files from external HDD along with other storage devices easily within a few mouse clicks, The steps for using this software are described in details below.
Steps to perform hard drive recovery from Mac volumes
Step 1: Download and launch the free version of Hard drive Recovery software - Mac Version. The main window is displayed as shown in Figure 1.
Figure 1 : Main Screen
Step 2: After that click on “Recover Volumes/Drives” option on the main screen. Then you will see two options appearing on the screen. They are “Volume Recovery” and “Formatted/Reformatted Recovery”. You have to choose between them according to your need as shown in Figure 2
Figure 2 : Select Appropriate Option
Step 3: After clicking your desired option you have to select the affected drive from which you want to recover data as shown in Figure 3.
Figure 3: Select Volume
Step 4: After that the drive will be scanned thoroughly and you can see the recovered data both in “Data type view” and “File type view” as shown in Figure 4
Figure 4 : Recovered Data
Note: You can make use of Hard Drive Recovery software for hard drive recovery on Windows 7, Vista, XP and Windows Server 2003, 2008