Retrieve HFS Partition

Lost your HFS partition?? Stop thinking and act fast!!!

Nowadays, most of the people want to employ themselves with several new technologies that are rapidly developing in the market. Thus, Mac operating system is the robust OS that is well known for its high graphical user interface. Mac computer hard drives are segmented into multiple sections called as Volumes that make use of HFS (Hierarchical File System) file system to organize and manipulate the stored data files. Most of the people think that the data saved on these HFS partitions will remain intact for lifetime.

But, in reality this is not true. There are certain cases wherein these HFS partitions on your Mac computer get lost that in turn make you face severe loss of HFS partition data. Just imagine wherein you are re-installing the operating system on your Mac computer and suddenly your system turned off. Later, when you turned on the system, you were shocked to see that your HFS partition was missing. Now, you have lost your HFS partition and hence your data. What will you do now??? Don’t get tensed. Just stay calm!!! Losing HFS partition during re-installation of OS is quite common issue. You can easily perform HFS Mac partition data recovery easily with the help of Remo Recover (Mac) software.

Common Scenarios leading to HFS loss

Mac Startup Disk Directory Structure Corruption: Directory structure assists the OS to locate correct bits on the drive which provides requested files. Hard restarts, power outages or system crashes might cause the corruption of the HFS directory structure. If the Volume directory structure gets corrupt then your HFS Volume goes missing.

Volume Header Corruption: The Volume header holds essential information about each Volume present on your Mac hard disk. If Volume header on Mac gets corrupt due to any reasons, then your HFS Volume might get lost.

Re-partitioning Mac Hard Drive: Improper usage of the Disk utility to resize HFS Volumes on Mac hard drive or errors appeared during re-partitioning process can make you to lose HFS Volume from Mac hard drives.

Catalog File Corruption: Catalog files are used by file manager to store information about file hierarchy on Mac Volumes, so any corruption to catalog files makes your HFS Volumes inaccessible and you lose your data.

How Remo Recover (Mac) helps you?

Remo recover (Mac) software has been specially designed with powerful scanning algorithms that can go deep and perform rigorous scanning to find and locate your lost HFS partition / Volume from your Mac OS. It can even recover damaged Mac partitions i.e. HFS + / HFS X that were lost in any situations. Not just lost partition, the application can even locate the missing, deleted / inaccessible HFS Volumes successfully from your Mac OS and then it recovers your data from these Volumes.

Even if you have formatted your HFS partition, the tool works exceptionally well and restores your entire data. It can even effectively recover data from the corrupt HFS Volumes on your Mac OS of different versions like Mac Leopard, Mac Snow Leopard, Lion, and Mountain Lion etc.

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Instructions to use Remo Recover

Step 1: Download and install Remo Recover (Mac) software on your Mac Machine

Step 2: As soon as you run the software, you will receive a screen with three options

Step 3: Choose “Recover Volumes / Drives” option from the main window, in order to recover data form lost HFS Volumes from Mac Volumes

Step 4: The application displays list of drives that are present, select the drive from which data is to be recovered

Step 5: Then, a window showing all the lost and current Volumes present in it is displayed

Step 6: Choose the Volume that you need to recover based on its file system

Step 7: Now the software starts scanning the drive and displays all the recovered files from the HFS Volume in Mac Finder-styled interface

Step 8: Save recovered files to desired location or drive and you may also compress them before saving

What else can Remo Recover do?

Remo Recover (Mac) has user-friendly GUI with many features that facilitate easy and smoother recovery process for the users with all skill levels. The tool provides options to perform the RAW Signature Search i.e. search for a particular file based on the file type i.e. unique signature. In addition, after recovery the recovered files will be displayed in “Mac Finder-Styled interface.”

Things to Remember:

  • Backup your important files before performing OS up gradation, reinstallation or format operation
  • Don’t install the software onto the same Volume from where data is to be recovered
  • Install and update your antivirus application regularly to remove viruses from your system