Now that Mac OS and Apple devices are becoming more and more popular it is time to get out of our little geeky denial and acknowledge that people also want to know about these products and how they can mainain them DIY.
Just as it is with the good old PCs, no Aple user likes losing important Mac data files…but file loss situations happen all the time either by accidentally deleting still needed files, careless formatting or as a result of a virus attack, etc. And just like with the PCs, data loss does not necessarily mean data loss.
Recovery software can come to the rescue in situations like this and retrieve your deleted files. To be successful, it pays to look for the best and most reliable software package; if your data is important it is not worth taking a risk with untested software.
There are a great many data recovery products on the market and finding the right software for you may be a difficult task. The two main factors you may wish to take into account when making your choice are these: the software needs to be safe and reliable and have high compatibility factor.
For example, http://www.idisksoft.com]iDisksoft Data Recovery for Mac is an excellent Mac data recovery software with professional and powerful recovery functions to recover Mac data loss due to accidental deleting, formatting, virus infection, improper operation, unexpected power failure, and other reasons. It is powerful all-in-one Mac data recovery software and can recover the files from the empty trash bin. This powerful Data Recovery tool can restore Mac OS data from lost, deleted, logical corrupted and formatted hard drive, memory sticks, iPod, USB drive, SD card, digital camera, mobile phone, MP3, and MP4 player. With the user-friendly interface, you can generally restore your Mac data loss just by a few mouse-clicks. We recommend you follow these steps when using iDisksoft Data Recovery.
Step1. Free Download and RunDownload a free version of iDisksoft Data Recovery for Mac from the iDisksoft Studio website:http://www.idisksoft.com/download.htmlThen double click the DMG file without installing. You could select any mode to start automatic scan for Mac data.
Step2. Select Recovery Mode and a Volume to Scan for your lost filesThere are four recovery modes for you:1.Deleted RecoveryRecover deleted files from your Mac hard drives, even emptied from Trash Bin, etc.2.Deep RecoveryRecover lost files by deep scanning all the recognised files stored on each sector.3.Partition RecoveryHelps scan hard drive and other mass storage devices for lost or deleted volumes. It can also search volumes that fail to mount.4.Photo RecoveryEasily recovers lost, deleted, formatted and inaccessible images, videos and music files from Mac based hard drives, iPod, USB drives, SD card, digital camera, mobile phone, MP3, MP4 player, and other media storage devices.
Select one of the four recovery modes according to your needs. Then select the target volume where you want to recover Mac data. Click “Next” button to start automatic scan. In the process of scanning, if you have already found the files that you need, you can click “Cancel” button to stop the scan, and go direct to the next step.
Step3. Select Files to RecoverSelect the file types you want to recover. And then select a path to save the files you want to recover.
Some extra data recovery tips for you:1. The deleted file will be recovered with original name and directory. It is recommended to save the recovered files on another drive. Otherwise the lost/deleted data could be overwritten and that means it will be lost forever. 2. You can preview images in the preview window above the list column, or double click the image to preview it in a large window.3. The scan results are temporary in memory. If you click Back, the scan results will be lost.
If you simply do not have the time to deal with all of these steps and/or you are worried about making a mistake and losing you valuable data, you can just call Mobile Geeks on 1300 883 021 and our trained IT technicians will happily take that data recovery problem off your hands. Our technicians are trained in all methods of data recovery and if it can be retried at all, it will certainly be retrieved by them!