Mac Hard Disk Recovery

How to Recover Hard Disk Partition?

Losing hard disk partitions has become quite common. When such inevitable event occurs to you, never think that you have lost the valuable files forever. Go ahead and explore how to get back the partitions. Mac disk recovery software will be eagerly waiting for you. Grab the application and fire it up to restore the files within a shortest span of time. The intuitive user interface of the software makes the recovery process very easy for any no voice user. The powerful recovery engine shipped in the software scan the affected drive sector by sector to trace and retrieve the files which lie beyond manual recovery. All these exclusive functionalities of the software have made it as an award winning utility. Hard disk partition recovery tool is highly reviewed and recommended by many industry experts and shareware experts all over the world as the best recovery tool available in the internet.

Partitioning the hard disk refers to splitting up mass storage space available on the hard disk into isolated locations. Partitions are very useful for your hard drives as it keeps all your files and folders in an organized way and helps to utilize the disk space efficiently thus increasing the system performance. However there are plenty of situations where things can go wrong leading to the loss of entire partition. Losing entire partition files is troublesome for those who have saved confidential files and folders on it. These miserable situations favor the usage of Mac disk recovery software to get back the files with simple mouse clicks. With the help of this recovery program, you can efficiently recover deleted Mac OS X partition that too just within a couple of minutes.

Common Hard Drive Partition/Volume Loss Scenarios Include:

  • Inadvertent Formatting: Sometimes it may happen that you unintentionally end up in formatting the partition containing precious files instead of formatting the partition with unimportant data. This lands you in complex data loss situation as formatting erases all the files of that particular partition at one stretch.
  • Volume Header Corruption: Volume header is the most vital data structure of the Mac operating system. Volume header is like a file header as it stores critical data necessary to gain access to the volume. It stores information related to number of blocks available for use and allocation block size, file system of the volume, catalog file, extents overflow file etc. If the volume header gets corrupted due to abrupt system shutdown, virus attack then volumes become inaccessible and sometimes refuse to mount. With hard disk partition recovery tool it is easy to overcome from this issue.
  • Apple Partition Map Corruption: Apple Partition Map is one of the partitions Map scheme used by pre-Intel Macs. It contains all the information related to hard drive like how many partitions the disk has, location of the volumes and how the volumes are stored in the drive. If the Apple partition map gets damaged then all the volumes of the disk becomes inaccessible. Apple Partition Map gets corrupted due to system configuration issues, frequent power surges leading to sudden system shutdown etc.
  • Re-partitioning the Hard Drive: Re-partitioning the hard drive allows you to increase, decrease, delete existing partitions. It is done for better memory management and to increase the system efficiency. Interruptions that occur during disk re-partitioning from corrupted logical disk structure, incorrect installation of software and bad sectors results in severe partition data loss. If you lost your valuable files during re-partitioning then make use of hard disk partition recovery tool and recover partition data.

Whatsoever may be the reason for partition loss, losing only copy of the precious data takes you to the state of fretful. In such painful situations, Mac disk recovery software acts as a remedy and recovers the files from partition under any data loss situation. It helps you to recover files from Seagate hard disk and other popular hard drive brands like Western Digital, Apple, Buffalo, Fujitsu, Toshiba, Transcend, Samsung, Quantum and Sony. This tool is well programmed to recover files from corrupted hard drive with HFS+, HFSX, FAT16 and FAT32 file systems. It supports data recovery on Intel and Power PC Mac platforms.

The advanced recovery engine of the software performs exhaustive scanning of the affected drive and recovers the files which lie beyond manual recovery. It has a potential to restore the files from formatted disk on Snow Leopard, Mac Leopard, Mac Lion and Mac Mountain Lion. Using hard disk partition recovery tool you can retrieve files from the volumes that do not mount or refuse to mount. This tool is available in demo version. If you are fulfilled with the results obtained from demo version of the software, go ahead and buy the complete version to save the files.

Steps to get back hard drive partition data:

Step 1: Download and launch the software on your system. After launching the software main screen pops up with three options as shown below. From the main screen you need to select "Recover Volumes/Drives".

Hard Disk Partition Recovery - Main Screen

Figure 1: Home Screen

Step 2: Now select the partition or drive from which you need to recover files and press "Next" to start the data recovery procedure as shown in figure 2.

Hard Disk Partition Recovery - Select partition of Hard Drive

Figure 2: Select Hard Drive Partition

Step 3: Check the list of recovered files and folders as shown in figure 3.

Hard Drive Partition Recovery - Recovered Files

Figure 3: Recovered Files

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