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How to Perform HFS Partition Recovery on Mac?

HFS, short form of Hierarchical File System, is developed by Apple and used on Mac OS X. Sometimes Mac users suddenly found their HFS partition lost and all the important data and files disappeared. Should they have to accept the cruel fact? Why this issue could happen? Several main reasons are analyzed as below:
  • * HFS file system get damaged.
  • * HFS partition has been deleted accidentally.
  • * Operate system improperly.
  • * System reinstalled suddenly.
  • * Files formatted by accident.
  • * Virus infection.
That means data loss due to many known or unknown, artificial or non-artificial reasons. Is there any method to access the damaged, corrupted or deleted partition? Is it probable that we recover HFS partition? And can we recover data from damaged partition? The corruption of HFS partition makes the change of the saved data address and removes them to other site. And thus the files can’t be located and accessed. It is highly recommended that you use Softtote Data Recovery for Mac to do damaged partition recovery, because this software can get your data and files retrieved and restored with several steps right away. Key features of this software are as follow:
  • * Interactive and user friendly interface.
  • * Quick and complete scan options.
  • * Efficient and safely recovery for unlimited types.
  • * Support Mac hard drives and other storage devices.
  • * Preview before recovery.
  • * Fast recovery for HFS partition.
  • * Quickly and accurately perform recovery from Mac OS X 10.9/10.8/10.7/10.6.
Softtote Data Recovery for Mac is so smart and professional that it can recover different file types from lost, deleted, crashed and damaged HFS/HFS+ partitions on Mac. Here, let’s try to use it. Step 1 Download and install Softtote Data Recovery for Mac. Please note that it can’t be installed and run in the drive where HFS partition lost. Run the program and get below interface.
Softtote Mac Data Recovery Main Interface
Step 2 To recover HFS partition, please double click "Lost Partition Recovery" module. And then you’ll get below interface to select drive where your partition lost. This program selects "Quick Search" by default. If it doesn’t work, you can check "Completely Search" again.
Select drive to search
Step 3 Click "Next" and go to scan. You can estimate time by the progress bar. Scanning interface
Step 4 HFS partition will show up after scanning. Select partition
Step 5 Click "Option" to select file type. Select file type
Step 6 Select files to recover. All the recoverable files will be listed. Just select files to recover. Preview function will help to select specified files. Select files to recover
Step 7 Select a path to save. Do not save it to the drive where data lost. After above steps, your precious data can be restored successfully. Is it simple and effective? Don’t hesitate. Just try it to perform your HFS partition recovery.

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