How to Restore Deleted Partition from Mac?

“Few days back my Mac hard drive got full and reduced the performance of system. So I thought to extend the partition using Disk Utility to optimize it. Unfortunately, I deleted the partition instead of extending. But now I am badly in need of erased Mac partition because it holds many of important data on it. How to retrieve erased volume from Mac computer?”

Partitioning the drive is splitting up of storage space in different entities. Usually user do this to separate vital data with other files. Most of the Mac users partition their system to run Mac operating system as default and Linux or Windows as additional OS. However, above mentioned situation is common problem where users think that deleted partition can never be recovered. In fact it can be recovered by using any prominent recovery tool. Even after deletion, data from complete volume will still be present on Mac HDD unless user saves any new files to that location. Before knowing how to restore deleted Mac volume data, let us know more about data deletion.

Causes for corruption of Mac partition:

  • Mac computer freezes when there is bad sectors on HDD and further usage may corrupt it
  • Repartitioning Mac hard disk drive incorrectly can sometimes erase existing volume
  • Formatting or reformatting the drive can wipe entire information present in it
  • Improper installation of OS might result in deletion of partition from Mac machine
  • Unannounced errors like file system error, segment loader error, disk error can corrupt Mac hard drive and leads to severe data loss

Erased Mac Partition recovery tool:

Yodot Mac Data Recovery tool can restore deleted or lost partition on Mac operating system without any trouble. It has recovery algorithm that scans and get back files from formatted, reformatted, inaccessible or damaged Mac partition. This tool supports data recovery from internal hard drive, memory card, flash drives, SSD drives, external hard drives, etc. This app helps you to regain files from external storage media formatted with FAT16, FAT32, HFS+, HFSX and HFS file system. User can bring back partition data from MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, Mac Pro, iMac and Mac Mini to restore data with its original directory structure, path and file names. In demo version of Yodot Mac Data Recovery, user can know steps that have to be followed to restore the information. This utility supports to restore data from Lion, Leopard, Snow Leopard, Mountain Lion, Mavericks and Yosemite operating systems to obtain 100% safe data recovery.

Steps to undelete Mac partition:

  • Download Yodot Mac Data Recovery utility on Mac computer and install it
  • Run the tool and follow the on screen steps
  • On main windows you will get two options 'Volumes Recovery' and 'Formatted / Reformatted Recovery'
  • Hit 'Volume Recovery' option to retrieve data from deleted Mac partition
  • Now the tool will display all volumes present on Mac system along with deleted partition
  • Select the deleted partition from where data has to be restored and click 'Next' button
  • Software scans chosen partition and shows entire list of files from that partition
  • Mark required files which you want to recover and preview selected media files for confirmation
  • At last, choose destination location to save retrieved data from erased partition using ‘Save’ option. However do not save restored files on same partition to avoid data mishap

Notable Points:

  • After deleting files from Mac drive do not save any new information on it
  • Take back up of important files in separate external device on regular basis

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