Recover Formatted FAT32 Drive

Posted by: Leo Mccoy

How can I retrieve formatted FAT32 data on Mac OS?

“I accidentally formatted FAT32 partition on Mac PC, due to which I had lost all the data that was present on my hard disk. This data includes images, songs, videos, and lot of documents, without which I am feeling helpless. I want to recover formatted FAT32 partition data, as I do not have back up of any of these files which I had lost. Is there any software by which I can recover formatted FAT32 data?”

Yes, with Remo Recover Mac, formatted fat32 data recovery is very much possible. This software can easily recover all lost data like images, videos, audios and documents from formatted FAT32 partition on Mac Operation System.

Why Remo Recover?

Remo Recover is the most powerful tool, built with complex and efficient recovery algorithm, which does not slip out any single file during recovery process. It retrieves lost data, damaged data, corrupt data, and missing data from formatted FAT32 volumes.

Remo Recover is the tool, which has the ability to perform formatted FAT32 recovery from all the latest versions of Mac Operating System like Lion, Mountain Lion, Leopard, Snow Leopard, and Mavericks. It supports data recovery from both formatted/reformatted partition that are running on 32 bit and 64 bit Operating System.

Features of Remo Recover Mac:

  • It has capability to restore up to 300 files types like JPEG, JPG, MOV, AVI, etc.
  • Data recovered from the formatted volume remains same, no modification is done to the original content of the files
  • It scans entire volume in very quick time, this will reduce the time for recovery compared to other products
  • This software supports data recovery from crashed hard disk, damaged hard disk, and corrupt hard disk
  • It also recovers data from Trash, restores them back to previous original location with same file name
  • Recovered files like photos, video and Word documents can be previewed, before saving it to the desired location
  • You can save the recovered data on CD/DVD or any other storage media
  • This software comes with save recovery session, which will help you to avoid the re-scan in future

Other reasons for data loss:

  • Accidental file deletion: Sometimes, you are unaware of the task that you are performing on the system, and you might delete the files unintentionally. This will lead to file deletion and cause you to lose important data.
  • Virus attack: If you are using system that is not protected with good antivirus, then data present on the system is under threat of virus attack and virus infected files can lead to data loss
  • Installing Operation System: While upgrading or reinstalling the Operating System without taking back up of all your important data, might lead to the loss of all your vital data from the system


Steps to use Remo Recover Mac:

Step 1: Download trial version of Remo Recover Mac and install it on system. Run it, then select “Recover Volumes/Drives” option.

Recover Formatted FAT32 Drive- Main Window

Figure 1:Main Window

Step 2: Now select “Formatted/Reformatted Recovery” option.

Formatted FAT32 Data Recovery- Select Formatted/Reformatted Recovery

Figure 2: Select Formatted/Reformatted Recovery

Step 3: Select the drive from which you want to recover data, and click on “Next”.

Retrieve Formatted FAT32 - Select Hard Drive

Figure 3: Select Partition

Step 4: Once the recovery process over, software will display list of recovered files, choose the files and save it to the desired location.

Recover Formatted FAT32 Partition - Recovered Data from Formatted Partition

Figure 4: Recovered Data from Formatted Partition


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