Retrieve Lost Data after Mac Reinstallation

 August 5, 2014      

“I have a computer with Mac operating system installed on it; due to some logical errors I tend to reinstall my Mac OS on system. However, during the process I haven’t backed up the data present in its hard disk drive. The data lost after Mac OS reinstallation is very important for me, is there any way to restore lost data after Mac reinstallation?”

Reinstalling the Mac operating system is the very difficult task, which should done with some care. When you reinstall the Mac OS you should backup essential data saved in its hard drive, otherwise you might face the data loss scenario as mentioned in above paragraph. Data loss may happen unintentionally or accidentally due to Mac OS reinstallation, however data lost after Mac reinstallation can be restored back with the help of suitable and reliable Mac data recovery software.

Some of the reasons for Mac OS reinstallation are:

  • People often reinstall their Mac operating system, in order to overcome some registry errors
  • Mac reinstallation also done in order to increase performance of the system
  • Sometimes one may reinstall Mac OS I order to clear deadly virus / malware infection on system
  • Hard disk drive crash or corruption due to various reason also contributes to reinstall Mac OS on system

Software to bring back lost data after Mac reinstallation:

Yodot Mac Data Recovery application is one of the most appropriate data recovery softwares to retrieve lost data after Mac reinstallation. The program is built using advanced algorithm, which aids in restoring missing and erased data from even after Mac OS corruption or crash in an easy and effective way.  The application retrieves lost data from Mac file system like HFS, HFSX and HFS+. Along with Mac hard disk the tool also recovers lost as well as deleted data from other storage devices like portable hard drives, pen drives, memory cards, iPods, music players and many more. You can run this software on Mac system with Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard), Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) and Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) operating systems.

Steps to restore lost data after Mac reinstallation:

Connect affected Mac hard drive to a healthy Macintosh machine -> Download and install Yodot Mac Data Recovery tool to that computer -> Run the software and follow the on screen procedure -> Click on “Volume Recovery” option to extract lost data after Mac reinstallation -> The software scans and displays all the logical and external devices present on the ac system -> Select the device that denotes your Mac hard drive from where data is to be rescued -> The program scans and displays all the lost data from the selected drive -> Mark the files and folders which you want to regain back -> Finally, save the retrieved data to your desired location. However not to the same HDD in order to avoid data overwriting -> The tool also allows you to compress the data before saving in order to save hard disk space