Restore Pictures from Formatted Mac HDD

Photos are the best way to have a visual sense of every aspect of life. By taking snaps, you can make memories live forever. You may have stored a large collection of wonderful moments of your life in Mac HDD. It has been a good strategy to make your past moments safe for a long time by keeping pictures on the Mac system hard drive. However, even after storing pictures on hard disk, you may lose entire collection of photos just because of a very common mishap that is hard disk format operation. But it is not the end of your crucial past memories because Remo Recover is there for you. A powerful application that facilitates Mac users to recover photos from formatted Mac HDD.

Reasons for HDD formatting!

While dealing with data regularly on Mac system, most of the users come around some unexpected situations where they encounter problems in accessing hard disk files and finally they format the drive. Here in the next lines, you will know about few common circumstances in which user may format the HDD and lose picture files:

  • During the course of OS re-installation, user may select all listed hard disk volumes to format in spite of a particular volume. Hence, it results in loss of entire HDD data along with the photos.
  • Sometime, user formats hard drive intentionally to make the drive free from useless data. This act of making the drive prepared for storing new data results in loss of crucial pictures contained with anticipated drive.
  • Corruption of file system leads errors in HFS partition while accessing it. If the error is left unattended may lead to crashed Mac machine or data loss.

Remo Recover Mac - A proficient tool to rescue formatted Mac HDD pictures!

Remo Recover Mac is quite popular photo recovery software for Mac users for recovering deleted or lost photos within a very short span of time. A sophisticated tool that helps users to get back pictures from a formatted Mac hard drive. It comes with strong capability of recovering photos from formatted FAT, HFSX and HFS+ Mac volumes. This formatted Mac disk photo recovery software will help you to avoid rescanning of Mac HDD by providing "Save Recovery Session" option. Some more advantageous features of Remo Recover Mac are mentioned here

  • Excellent program to retrieve photos from formatted Mac hard drives such as Seagate, Toshiba, Maxtor, Western Digital and many more.
  • Quick restoration of photos like SR2, ORF, MRW, 3FR, PEF, RAW, X3F,RAF and various media file types file types like Video & Audio files from various Mac hard drives.
  • Ability to recover pictures from formatted hard drives on Mountain Lion, Snow Leopard, Lion and Leopard.
  • Allows user to restore images from reformatted / formatted CF card, memory card, SD card Mac hard disk even after re-installation of OS.

Ways to safeguard images stored on Mac HDD:

  • Backup all your precious images before formatting the Mac disk drive
  • Make sure that the backup option which you chose is completely free from corruption


Follow these easy steps and get back photos from formatted Mac HDD:

Step 1: After downloading Mac edition of Remo Recover software, install it on your Mac machine. Launch the software, you will find a home screen with three options as illustrated in figure 1. Click on "Recover Volumes / Drives" option.

Recover Photos from Formatted Mac HDD - Home Window

Figure 1: Home Window

Step 2: On next window, select "Formatted / Re-Formatted Recovery" option to restore pictures from formatted Mac HDD as illustrated in figure 2.

Recover Photos from Formatted Mac HDD - Choose Formatted / Re-Formatted Recovery

Figure 2: Choose Formatted / Re-Formatted Recovery

Step 3: After selecting recovery mode, select the HDD on next window as illustrated in figure 3.

Recover Photos from Formatted Mac HDD - Select Formatted HDD

Figure 3: Select HDD

Step 4: As soon as the recovery process is completed, a list of restored photos from hard drive, will be displayed as illustrated in figure 4.

Recover Photos from Formatted Mac HDD - List of Recovered Photo Files

Figure 4: List of Recovered Photo Files

Step 5: Save Recovery Session option helps users to avoid re-scanning of the hard drive.

Recover Photos from Formatted Mac HDD - Save Recovery Session Option

Figure 5: Save Recovery Session Option


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