Mac Data Recovery after Volume Header Corruption

Posted by: Leo Mccoy

Recovery of Mac volume data after header corruption...

Did your Mac volume turn inaccessible that stocked your precious personal and confidential official files? It’s obvious that you panic after noticing this issue, but you need to stay calm and act sensibly. Generally, it is seen that most of the times inaccessibility of Mac volume is due to header corruption. There are several reasons to blame on for header corruption such as unwanted change to header section or boot section of volume, generation of internal interrupts that might alter the file structure of Mac volume, etc. However, these reasons are discussed briefly in upcoming sections.

Fortunately, Mac data recovery after volume header corruption is possible with the help of reliable Mac data recovery tool. However, one should follow some useful steps to increase the chances of complete Mac volume data recovery after header corruption; such as, avoid using Mac machine for further use, do not avail internet services on your Mac system after particular partition corruption, etc. Since it is known that recovery of Mac volume data after header corruption in achievable, let’s first discuss about corruption scenarios in brief before moving ahead with recovery process.

Change made to file system: In order to increase the efficiency of your Mac computer you make some advance changes to file system, but end up making the entire Mac volume inaccessible. This kind of tragedy is experienced when change made to file system is incompatible with system / operating system, which leads to data disasters.

Repartitioning of Mac volume: Generally it is recommended that repartition of volume should be done, when you are well aware of the process as a slight mistake during the process might change the header information of Mac volume and leads to its corruption.

Use of untrusted tool: It’s known fact that we all make use of many applications in our daily life to perform our official work, which requires downloading of certain applications. But installation or use of unreliable software on your Mac system may become a cause for header corruption, leading to unplanned data loss.         

How to recover data after Mac volume header corruption?

Some of the users get afraid, when they come across this question, but fact is, it is not that difficult with Remo Recover. Yes..! Software comes with hassle free and simple to understand user interface and help users in how to recover files from formatted volume and uninterrupted volume data recovery after header corruption on Mac OS X. This modern tool comes with extremely fast in-built scanning algorithms, using which it makes an ingenious scan of the volume and get data in matter of minutes. You need not be a technical expert to use this software, as it presents you step-by-step detailed procedure to retrieve lost Mac volume data after header corruption.

Why should one go for Remo Recover..?

  • Designed especially for Mac users to recover volume on Mac and equipped with commanding recovery modules
  • Completely safe and reliable to recover damaged mac volume data , as it is scanned and certified as free of virus and other internet threats
  • Awarded as best data recovery software for broken hard drive to retrieve data from Mac systems after header corruption, accidental formatting, file deletion, repartition errors and other data calamities
  • Support corrupt volume header data recovery on Mac computers with file systems like FAT16, FAT32, HFS, HFS+
  • Well suited to restore lost data after header corruption from Mac volume on Mac machines with versions like Mountain Lion, Snow Leopard, etc


Steps to Mac data recovery after volume header corruption:

Step 1: Install free downloaded trial version of Remo Recover Mac on your Mac system and launch the software. Main Window gets open select "Recover Volumes / Drives" option as illustrated in figure 1.

Mac Data Recovery After Volume Header Corruption - Main Window

Figure 1:Main Window

Step 2: From the next window you need to select "Volume Recovery" option, in order to restore data after volume header corruption as illustrated in figure 2.

Retrieve Lost Mac Volume Data After Header Corruption - Select Volume Recovery

Figure 2: Select Volume Recovery

Step 3: Software quickly scan and display the storage drives that are available with your Mac PC / laptop. Select volume from you wnat to retrieve data as illustrated in figure 3.

Mac Volume Data Recovery After Header Corruption - Select Volume

Figure 3: Select Volume

Step 4: After successful completion of scanning process, a list of recovered data from corrupt volume will be displayed to you as illustrated in figure 4.

Recovery of Mac Volume Data After Header Corruption - Recovered Data from Corrupt Volume

Figure 4: Recovered Data from Corrupt Volume

Step 5: Make use of "Save Recovery Session" option to avoid re-scanning of hard drive in future.

How to Recover Data After Mac Volume Header Corruption - Save Recovery Session

Figure 5: Save Recovery Session


For Leopard (10.5) and Snow Leopard (10.6)

Download Now

For Mac OS X 10.7 and Above

Download Now