Data Recovery from Deleted Drive on Mac

“During re-installation of Mac OS in my system, I accidentally deleted wrong drive for creating new partitions. I want a simple and secure way to get back information that was present in my deleted Mac drive. Helpful suggestions are awaited. Thanks!”

You have read in the above situation that drive gets deleted accidentally during re-installation of Mac OS. Apart from that there are chances that wrong volume may get deleted while trying to create new volumes. As volume gets deleted, it disappears from the screen giving you goose bumps. Don’t worry when drive gets deleted from Macintosh system hard drive, because only partition has been removed from Mac hard drive, but not data saved on it. Files saved on deleted drive on Mac computer remains intact on same memory space until they are not overwritten with new data. Before knowing how data from deleted drive on Mac can be recovered; follow below given tips to ensure safe data retrieval:

  • If Time Machine backup has been maintained, you can restore your files on single click; on other case, not to worry if backup has failed read into next step
  • Remove Mac hard drive and connect it to other Macintosh system where in you may look for data that was present on deleted drive

If these steps do not help you, then find suitable drive recovery tool that can get back information from deleted drive on Mac. Experts recommend using accurate tool to restore information from deleted volume on Mac hard drive without making any changes to data present on other partitions.

Deleted drive recovery tool

Yodot Mac Data Recovery is the most trusted software for recovering data from deleted drive on all Macintosh systems. This utility has been carefully designed with best appearance, which helps even novice users to retrieve their data from deleted drive on Mac without any trouble. It has best recovery techniques for restoring data from deleted drive on Mac machine hard drive. As volumes on Mac systems are formatted with HFS, HFS+ and HFSX volumes, it can successfully retrieve data from deleted HFS partition without skipping even a single file or folder. Installation of this Mac volume data recovery software can be done on MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, Mac Pro, Mac Mini, iMac and other systems that work on Mac OS X Lion, Mountain Lion, Leopard, Snow Leopard and Mavericks OS versions. If any unwanted messages pop out or trouble experienced while recovering data from deleted drive on Mac system, then users can mail the issue to technical support team who will resolve your problem as soon as possible.

Guidelines to restore deleted drive on Mac system:

  • Download and install Yodot Mac Data Recovery program on Macintosh system
  • After installation has been completed, run this software and follow on screen steps
  • Click on ‘Volume Recovery’ option and then proceed to next window
  • Select Mac hard drive, then software scans and shows all drives found on it
  • Select deleted drive found by this software depending on its file system and proceed next
  • Then software scans selected drive and shows all file types that you need to recover
  • Select required file types or mark all file by default and start scanning of deleted drive to retrieve data
  • Upon completion of scanning, user can view restored information in ‘File Type View’ or ‘Data View’
  • Users can preview restored photos and other media files
  • Later save retrieved files and folders known destination as preferred by user

Things to Remember:

  • Make sure you have selected the right one before proceeding to delete any drive on Mac hard drive
  • Make use of known tools to create new volumes in your Mac machine
  • Avoid saving retrieved data to same drive on Mac system from where it was recovered