Software to Retrieve Data from Macintosh Drive

“Hi, my Macintosh drive has stopped responding and I am deprived of accessing files from it. I don't know the exact reason what made this drive corrupt. The drive is detected and gets displayed in disk Utility but avoids from getting accessed. Can I recover data from Macintosh disk using any method? Please reply me as soon as possible!!”

Mac user can face data loss at any moment due to unknown reason. Corruption to Macintosh drive will make user entirely deflating as they cannot access any files present in it. Usually user will have no idea about how to retrieve data from damaged Mac drive. To help such novice users, here is a method suggested to get data from Mac OS X disk with ease. Prior to that, have a look at possible causes that trigger the need for data recovery.

Few similar scenarios that damages Apple hard disk are:

  • Interruption while switching file system of Mac drive from FAT to HFS / HFS+ or vice versa can corrupt the drive after some usage causing data inaccessibility
  • When Mac hard drive shows any error due to incorrect formatting or reformatting then formats entire Mac hard drive forcefully
  • Unexpected errors like internal file system error, segment loader error, disk error corrupts Apple Mac drive and leads to severe data loss
  • If there is bad sectors on Macintosh HDD then your computer may freeze frequently and further usage of drive might damage it
  • If catalog files get corrupt you will not be able to access files from Macintosh and result in data loss

No need to panic if you undergo any of the above mentioned scenarios because there are plenty of recovery tool available online. One such tool to recover files from Macintosh disk is Yodot Mac Data Recovery.

About Yodot Mac Data Recovery software:

User can get back entire data from corrupt Mac hard drive with the utilization of Yodot Mac Data Recovery software. It has recovery algorithm can scan and get back files from formatted, reformatted, inaccessible or damaged Mac partition. Apart from Macintosh hard disk, it can restore data from external hard drive, memory card, flash drives, FireWire drive, SSD drives, etc. with FAT16, FAT32, HFS+, HFSX and HFS file system. With the utilization of appropriate file signature scan user can rescue specific file types successfully within few simple mouse clicks. This program can retrieve hard disk data on Mac Mini, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac and Mac Pro. It helps to recover data from Yosemite, Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks operating systems without any issues. In demo version software, user can know complete steps that have to be followed to restore information from Macintosh disk.

How to use the utility to recover Macintosh disk data:

Note: If entire Mac hard drive is corrupted then connect the damaged drive to healthy Macintosh computer and install the tool

  • Download and install Yodot Mac Data Recovery program by logging in as local administrator
  • After completion of installation process, launch the software by clicking on shortcut icon that is available on desktop screen
  • In main screen you can observe two options like 'Volume Recovery' and 'Formatted / Reformatted Recovery'
  • Opt for required option and proceed to next screen
  • After selection, the tool will show all the drives present in Mac disk
  • Now select the hard drive from where you lost the data
  • Next screen will display two scanning techniques such as 'Normal Scan' and 'Smart Scan'
  • Select either of the option and proceed next
  • Then choose the file type you need to recover or simply 'Skip' it
  • Software starts to scan and displays all retrieved data
  • Preview the files before saving them to respective destination location

Notable Points:

  • Follow proper procedure to shut down your Macintosh
  • Do not perform any unknown tasks in Disk utility on Mac without proper guidance
  • Enable Time Machine to get hold of all data from Mac hard disk