Best way to perform iMac Data Recovery

  • A well-designed tool that retrieves data from the iMac drives with ease
  • Works on MacBook, iMac, iMac and other Mac devices
  • Deep scans the drive volumes and securely extract all files from it
  • Helps in retrieving files that are deleted, lost, formatted or inaccessible

Have you anytime lost data from your iMac computer? There are several reasons for the loss of files and folders from the iMac machine. However, the users need not to worry after the loss of data from iMac, because of any reason as it is possible carry to out iMac data recovery using the Mac file recovery software.

The main reason for the loss of data from the iMac machine is mainly due to the journal file corruption. The journal file on the computer is similar to a log file, which maintains a record of all file modifications on the hard disk. However, if the journal file gets corrupt due to abruptly turning off the system or due to any hardware problem and makes wrong entries in the file system, then it leads to loss of data on iMac. Even journal file can get corrupt due to overlapping of journaled metadata and non-journaled file data and results in data loss from iMac machine. In this situation, if the user wants to carry out iMac data recovery, then the user has to make use of the Best Mac Recovery Software. This advanced application can recover lost files from Mac hard drive as well as can recover corrupted volume on the hard drive at your fingertips.

The other reason for data loss on iMac computer is volume header corruption. Volume header of any volume is the same as that of file header that contains all essential data of the volume. Corruption of the volume header can take place due to an instantaneos power failure or abrupt shutdown of the system. It can also take place due to software conflicts. If corruption of the header takes place, then the whole data on the volume becomes inaccessible. In such scenarios, if the user wants to perform an iMac data recovery then the user has to make use of the Best Mac Recovery Software. Along with iMac, this software can also restore data on Macbook, MacBook Air and from Mac Mini in a few simple mouse clicks.

Apple partition Map corruption on iMac hard drive also can result in data loss on iMac hard drive. Apple partition map has details of the volumes on the hard disk, their location, size occupied etc. However, if the Apple map can get corrupted due to reasons like operating system corruption or any other logical problem then the whole drive can become inaccessible leading to loss of data. In such situations, the Best Mac Recovery Software helps you out and in addition, it facilitates the user to get back photos on Mac as well as other data and media files with utmost ease.

Catalog file corruption can also lead to data loss from iMac as catalog files play the main role in accessing data from the Mac volumes. Every volume on Mac hard drive has its specified catalog file, which stores all necessary information about that particular volume. Data from any Mac volume can be accessed with the help of node of the catalog file for that particular volume. This tool can also recover media files that went missing due to a severe corruption of the card reader or storage device and suspicious attack by the virus or malware. However, the corruption of the catalog file or its node due to any reason can lead to inaccessibility of the entire volume and data loss. In such case, Best Mac Recovery Software is able to carry out iMac data recovery with ease. This software also facilitates the user to retrieve data from a portable HDD.

Perform these steps to recover files on iMac:

Step 1: Launch the application on the iMac machine. Now choose "Recover Files" option from the main screen. Then select "Recover Lost Files" option as illustrated in fig 1.

iMac Data Recovery - Home Screen

Fig 1: Main Screen

Step 2: Select volume where you want to recover files and click Next to start the scanning process.

iMac Data Recovery - Select HDD

Fig 2: Choose the Hard Drive

Step 3: Once the scanning process finished, you can preview recovered files. Finally, save recovery session.

iMac Data Recovery - Preview Results

Fig3: Recovered Files


Do not install the software on the driver from where you need to recover data.

Avoid adding further new data to effected drive so as to avoid the data overwriting.

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