Recovering Entire Hard Drive Contents


In this page, get to know some of the most known cases that are responsible for causing data loss on hard drives. Then, learn how to recover hard drive data after reinstalling Mac OS X operating system in a most effective manner. Finally, get to know why Remo Recover is the best option to reliably get back all data from a hard drive after reinstalling Mac OS X. Additionally, find the download buttons for downloading the software.

It’s not uncommon that we accidentally format the hard drive, while partitioning we lose data, or some error occurs while reformatting the partitions. It happens that sometimes we lose the entire data from hard drive accidentally or due to some other reasons. Most people generally don’t know if it is possible to recover lost data from hard disk.

Remo Recover software can help you out in recovering your entire data within few minutes. It can recover data from formatted partitions even after re-installing Mac OS X operating system.

Some common scenarios of data loss are:

  • Accidental deletion while editing or creating partitions for the hard drive using Mac Disk Management Utility
  • Hard drive may get corrupt while modifying partitions on the hard drive by using any untrusted third party tools
  • By mistake, one may format a wrong drive while trying to format some other hard drive
  • While trying to move free space between the partitions, it may direct to data loss
  • While converting the current file system some errors may occur that may lead to data loss on the hard drive
  • Partitions may get corrupted while trying to make PC dual / multi OS boot installation resulting in data loss
  • Recreating the partition considering it to be a restoration from system restore CD provided by the vendors can result in data loss
  • While converting a partition from dynamic to basic may lead to data loss
  • Improper shutting down of the system can sometimes lead to partition turning inaccessible
  • Frequent power surges can also cause partition corruption and can make the OS X inaccessible

Recovering data after formatting using Remo Recover:

We can efficiently recover all deleted or lost data by making use of Remo Recover software. This software allows you to recover data from hard drives even if they are having bad sectors or if they are totally inaccessible. It can recover hundreds of files within minutes, so the number of files stored is no concern for this software. These features make Remo Recover more superior compared to other data recovery softwares. Read on to know some of the most amazing features of this software in the following section.

Some basic features of Remo Recover (Mac OS X) software are:

  • You need not wait for long because this powerful software scans the entire drive within few minutes
  • It can recover data from hard drives even if the partitions are inaccessible
  • You can sort the recovered data on the basis of name, size and file type according to your requirement
  • It has option where you can preview all the recovered data before restoring it
  • Recovered data can be directly saved to CD / DVD or to any accessible storage device.
  • It supports healing of compressed files from NTFS formatted drives


Steps to recover entire hard drive data using Remo Recover:

Step 1: Download and install Remo Recover on your Mac and launch it to open main screen. Select "Recover Volumes / Drives" option.

Retrieve Entire Hard Drive - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: Select "Volume Recovery" option in order to recoverentire hard drive.

Recovering Entire Hard Drive - Select Volume Recovery

Figure 2: Select Volume Recovery

Step 3: On the next window, select the physical drive from which data is to be recovered and click "Next".

Recovering GPT Partition Mac - Select Drive

Figure 3: Select Drive

Step 4: Once the recovery process is completed, the list of all recovered partition data will be displayed.

Restoring Entire Hard Drive - Recovered Data

Figure 4: Recovered Data

Step 5: Use "Save Recovery Session" option for saving entire recovery process to avoid re-scanning of the drive.

Entire Hard Drive Data Recovery - Save Recovery Session

Figure 5: Save Recovery Session


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