Recover External Hard Drive Data on Mac

Ever been in a situation where you accidentally delete files from external hard drive on Mac? Looking for a way to get files off external hard drive? Well, many users get stuck in this kind of situation, when they accidentally delete their important files. If it has ever happened to you then, no need to get disappointed because with the aid of professional data recovery software you can recover your data from external hard drive Mac.

Mac External Hard Drive Recovery:

Alike external hard drives in Windows, Mac external hard disk drives are used for expanding the storage capacity of Mac. It's very useful when Mac users require quite large storage space for saving data on their Mac computers. Also, external hard disks are easy to carry and transfer data from one system to another.

However, sometimes data loss may occur on Mac external hard drives at unexpected instances. Moreover, you cannot restore deleted files on Mac from Trash because files deleted from the external hard drive will not be present in Mac Trash.

In such circumstances, if you don't have a backup of lost or deleted files from external hard disk, then ideal way restore files from external hard drive Mac is using an appropriate file recovery software designed for Mac such as Yodot Mac File Recovery.

Note: After you delete/lost data on Mac external hard drive, stop using the drive further. If you add new data to the external hard drive then, chances of Mac external hard drive data recovery will be lessened.

Recover Files from External Hard Drive Mac:

Yodot Mac File Recovery is one of the best Mac external hard drive recovery software that can be used to recover deleted, lost or missing files from an external hard drive on Mac OS X system. It completely scans the portable hard drive to identify and restore different type of files in less span of time. After the data recovery process, it displays all recovered files and folders, so that you can choose any particular file to view.

This external hard drive data recovery tool supports data recovery from a variety of external hard drive brands like Western Digital, LaCie, Seagate, Toshiba, Transcend, etc. on Mac operating system versions like Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, Yosemite, Mavericks, EI Capitan, Sierra. Not only to recover files, but this professional data recovery software also assists to recover hard disk data on Mac which is lost due to hard drive failure, drive crash, file system corruption, etc. reasons.

How to Recover Lost or Deleted Files from Mac External Hard Drive?

Step 1: Connect the external hard drive to your Mac, launch Yodot Mac File Recovery tool on the Mac Machine. Click on Deleted File Recovery (to recover deleted data) or Lost File Recovery button (to recover lost files).

Step 2: Next, select the external hard drive from the displayed list of drives/volumes.

Step 3: If you wish, select file types to recover from the Mac external hard drive. Else click the Skip button.

Step 4: After a deep scan, the software will show you a list of recovered files. Preview and Save your recovered files from Mac external hard drive onto the Mac HDD.

Tips to Avoid Data Loss:

  • Do not add anything on your external drive after deletion or loss of files
  • Do a regular data backup of your important files on a safe backup drive
  • Never use your external hard drive on a virus infected computer