G-Technology 500GB Mini Drive Data Recovery

Posted by: Leo Mccoy

Recovery of Data from G-Technology Mini Drive on Mac

Hi…! I am totally upset and need quick help in restoring data from G-technology 500GB Mini drive. I am an industrialist, so I travel to several places to meet clients and discuss business proposals. In order to carry my project files, presentations and other information, I make use of G- Tech Mini drive that has capacity of 500GB. Today I was surprised to see an error message on connecting G-Technology Mini drive to my Mac computer (“Drive need to be formatted” would you like to format it”?). I was forced to follow formatting instruction, since I was not able to proceed further on selecting “No” option. Formatting erased entire data from my G-technology Mini drive, which was nearly 450GB. I badly need my data as all my future work depends on it, but I don’t know how to recover data from G-Technology Mini drive on Mac. Please help me with your valuable feedbacks to get over this uncomfortable situation.

Scenario that is mentioned above seems to trouble a lot of external drive users. In spite of taking all precautions, many users lose data from their removable hard drives. Losing data from G-Technology 500GB Mini drive or any other portable drive might create problems, if the amount of data lost is nearly 500GB or if lost data is the only copy you had. In such case, you might think that data is lost forever from G-technology external drive? No need to worry!! As recovery of data from G-Technology Mini drive on Mac system is possible with the aid of good data retrieval tool.

G-Technology Mini drives are perfect media to save or backup your important documents, music files, digital video and digital images, etc. There are many features related to G-DRIVE mini drives as it has a fan-less cooling system and the latest technology 7200 RPM hard drives. Unfortunately, you can’t say that these drives are not completely free from data loss, as it is observed that users lose their data in some unfavorable circumstances.

Commonly seen issues for data loss on G-Technology Mini drive are:

  • Virus infection: Severe virus infection is the most common reason behind data loss from G-Tech drives. There are number of sources due to which virus may enter your portable drive and make it completely inaccessible by corrupting its file system
  • Improper use: Losing data because of incorrect use of G-Technology drive is very regretful thing that one may do. However at times users may accidentally remove connected G-drive from Mac system while data transfer is still going on
  • Accidental deletion: Many users forget that data which we are accessing is from portable G-drive and perform deletion of files or folders assuming that they will get stored in Trash. Unfortunately deleted data from any external drive will bypass Trash and result is data loss

Best way to restore G-Technology 500 GB Mini drive data on Mac – Remo Recover..!

Remo Recover is the ideal application to retrieve lost data from G-Technology 500GB drive on Mac as it has the caliber to recover data from all types of data loss circumstances. This sophisticated can do data recovery from G-Technology 500 GB drive and from other Mac external hard drives on Macintosh system. It has powerful search algorithms to completely scan entire drive to extract deleted, lost and missing data. It is compatible with nearly all versions of Mac OS based machines like MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac, Mac mini, etc.

Few notable features of Remo Recover...!

  • Perfectly suited to perform data recovery from FAT16, FAT32, HFS and HFS+ drives
  • Specifically designed to match recovery of lost data G-Technology 500GB Mini drive
  • Assist you to recover data from different storage media without any difficulty as it has hassle free GUI
  • You are allowed to save the current recovery session for future use by using “Save Recovery Session” option


Easy steps to recover data from G-Technology 500GB Mini drive on Mac:

Step 1: Download and Install the free trial version of the software. Connect your G-Technology 500GB Mini drive to Mac computer and the software. You will see the main window with three options as illustrated in figure 1. Click on "Recover Volumes/Drives".

G-Technology 500GB Mini Drive Data Recovery - Main Window

Figure 1: Main Window

Step 2: From next window, select suitable option as illustrated in figure 2.

Recover Data from G-Technology 500 GB Mini Drive on Mac - Select Option

Figure 2: Select Option

Step 3: After selecting recovery option, you have to select G-Technology 500GB Mini drive and click in Next option as illustrated in figure 3.

Recovery of Data from G-Technology Mini Drive on Mac - Select G-Technology 500GB Mini Drive

Figure 3: Select G-Technology 500GB Mini Drive

Step 4: Once the scanning process gets completed, a list of recovered data from G-Technology 500GB Mini drive is displayed, as illustrated in figure 4.

Retrieve Lost Data from G-Technology 500GB Drive on Mac - List Recovered Data from G-Technology 500GB Mini Drive

Figure 4: List Recovered Data from G-Technology 500GB Mini Drive


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