Accidentally formatting a Mac hard drive is one of the terrific data loss scenarios a Mac user may come across. This is a common mistake you commit since you will be having no other option rather than formatting the disk. For instance,
Not just these sorts of high and dry reasons, you might also end up in formatting a Mac hard drive accidentally at instances like selecting the wrong drive during formatting, repartitioning, upgrading Mac OS X etc.
Thus, there are numerous causes for a Mac user to accidentally format the Mac hard drive and become a victim of data loss due to unintentional formatting. However, Mac hard drive formatting doesn't erase your files, only the file system of the disk is replaced with an empty file system. So, the lost data still present on the drive, and you can recover data from formatted hard drive on Mac before they overwritten by new data.
Once data is protected from overwriting, it can be recovered with ease employing Remo Recover data recovery software. This best volume recovery software for Mac is specifically designed for Mac users with robust algorithms that can ingeniously execute in-depth scanning of the drive in order to retrieve formatted Mac hard disk data. This application can restore several types of files that sum up to 300 different types like text files, video files, audio files, application, etc. With Remo Recover, retrieval of lost data after accidental formatting can be done in a few simple steps as it comes with problem free and detailed GUI.
This Mac data recovery software supports data recovery from formatted external hard drive, HDD, USB drive, flash drive and more.
Step 1: Connect the formatted Mac hard drive to a working Mac machine if it is a removable storage drive. Launch Remo Recover recovery tool and click on Recover Volumes/Drives button.
Figure 1: Main Window
Step 2: Next, click on Formatted/Reformatted Recovery button.
Figure 2: Select Formatted /Re-Formatted Recovery
Step 3: Select the formatted Mac hard drive from the list of shown drives. If you wish you can mention specific file types to recover from the drive.
Figure 3: Select Drive
Step 4: Once the formatted hard drive recovery process gets completed, the list of recoverable files from formatted Mac drive will be displayed.
Figure 4: List Recovered Data
Step 5: Preview and save recovered files from formatted Mac hard drive to a safe location.