You may format your Mac volume due to many factors that may include physical damage like bad sectors and logical problems like corruptions on your Mac computer. However, when you format a volume, all the files residing on it get deleted. To get back these deleted files, you need to perform Mac file recovery by making use of our best Mac file recovery software that is compatible with Mac OS X Lion, Leopard, Snow Leopard, etc . The software performs rigorous scanning of your formatted Mac volume and with the assistance of built-in recovery techniques, it restores the deleted as well as lost files from it.
This software has a module called “Formatted/Reformatted Recovery” that specializes in the recovery of files from Mac volumes that are either formatted, reformatted or repartitioned in order to resize the volumes on your Mac computer. The file type signature search option provided by this award-winning recovery tool helps to perform JPG file recovery & restoration of various other formats including JPEG, TIFF, PNG, etc and also the raw image formats such as CR2, CRW, ARW, SR2, RAF, NEF, X3F and many more formats. There are various scenarios in which you can opt for this recovery software to recover files & folders. You can utilize this tool when the Catalog file gets corrupted due to some unforeseen reasons and makes a Mac volume inaccessible to use. In such a case, you have to format the volume, which eventually results in a huge loss of data from the formatted Mac volume.
Mac users often face the problem of corrupt data due to Input & Output errors that are encountered as a result of logical errors or some sort of problem in physical part of the volume. If the corruption is severe, it may result in a damage to the file system of the Mac volume, which in turn leads to volume getting damagedThe problem with such scenarios is that if you do not format the volume, you will not be able to access it and if the volume is formatted, entire data will get deleted. To get rid of such problems, you can comfortably utilize our Mac file recovery tool after formatting the corrupt Mac volume to retrieve files from failed hard drive.
In addition to Mac hard drives, you can make use of the software on various external storage devices for file recovery. It can undelete files from external hard drive, different type of memory cards, USB flash drives, FireWire drives and can also recover photos from iPhoto library when images get deleted accidentally from it.
Mentioned below are the steps that will guide you to recover files from formatted Mac volumes:
Step I: On the welcome screen of the software, choose “Recover Partitions/Drives” and later select “Formatted/Reformatted Recovery” option on the next window, as illustrated in Fig I.
Figure-1: Main Screen
Step II: From a list of physical drives, select the formatted Mac volume to recover files and click “Next” as illustrated in Fig II.
Step III: Once scanning is completed, the software displays a list of recovered files that can be viewed using either “Data View” or “File Type View” option, as illustrated in Fig IV. Upon purchasing full version of the software, click “Save” to save the recovered data.