How to Recover Files from Erased Hard Drive on Mac

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" I accidently erase my hard drive in my MacBook Pro and had all my information, photos, contacts, videos, documents… is there any way I can recover the erased files from the hard drive on my MacBook before I erase anything? I’m in desperate need the help to recover all my files. "

Erase Mac Hard Drive

Calm down! Whenever you operate on your computer and caused an expected issue, there will be a solution. You need to be relaxed and take action to restore data on Mac hard drive as soon as possible. It is the same for how to recover files from erased hard drive. It is quite easy to erase a hard drive intentionally or unintentionally. That’s why so many need to recover erase files on Mac. If you haven’t applied any secure erase, like using iBeesoft File Shredder, you can recover the erase files on Mac. Here are the things you need to do:

First thing first, stop using the erased hard drive immediately. All files erased from the hard drive are still on the hard drive, but marked as deleted files, and waiting to be overwritten by new data. If you continue to use the hard drive, new data will overwritten the files, making it very difficult to recover these files.

Second, apply a powerful erase hard drive recovery software for Mac. It is the tool that will help you restore the erased files to its original hard drive on Mac. Please remember, you can’t do it without a professional tool.

Here I’d like to recommend you try iBeesoft Data Recovery for Mac. With a few steps, it will help you recover erase files from Macbook and iMac successfully.

Download the best Erased Hard Drive Recovery Software to Recue Erased Files

iBeesoft Data Recovery for Mac fully supported all macOS, including 10.13, High Sierra, so that you can feel free to install it on your MacBook or iMac running on any macOS. Here are the steps for how to use iBeesoft Data Recover for Mac to recover erased files on Mac.

Step 1. Download iBeesoft Data Recovery for Mac

First, you need to install iBeesoft Data Recover for Mac on your computer. Click the download button below to get the installation package. Next, install it as the way you install other software on your computer. It is a secure tool, feel free to install it.

Tips: if your system is Mac OS X 10.13 (High Sierra), please click here to do the prepare work before running the Mac hard drive recovery software.

Step 2. Launch the erase files recovery software on Mac

After install the software, launch it on your Mac. It fully supports documents, photos, videos, archives, videos, and more. All of the file types are selected in the main window by default. You should uncheck the unwanted file types, which will shorten the scanning process. Next, click "Start" to begin the erased files from Mac hard drive recovery process.

Mac Erased Hard Drive Recovery Software

Step 3. Select hard drive to scan

In the next window, all partitions on your Mac are displayed there. Please select the hard drive from where your files have lost and click the "Scan" button.

scanning Erased Hard Drive to Recover Erased Files

Step 4. Recover the erased files from hard drive on Mac

It only takes a few minutes to finish the scanning process. After then, you can see all found files are displayed in the main window where with all files sorted into categories. Select the file category and unfold it in the left side, then you can preview the details of the files on the right. Next, find the target files and click "Recover" to save them back to your Mac.

Recover Data from Formatted Mac Erased Hard Drive

If you’re not content with the scanning process, you can try the "deep scan" feature on the software to scan for the deleted files even deeper. Of course, it will take longer, but will offer you better result.

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