iMac is all in one desktop computer designed and developed by Apple Inc. It is a low cost version of Apple Macintosh computers. The hard drive in iMac computers are usually formatted with HFS, and HFS+ file systems. Most of the users nowadays prefer to have HFS+ formatted partition on their Macintosh computers due to its advanced features like maximum volume size of up to 2 TB, it can read HFS from Windows, read and write HFS from native Mac OS X, etc. Sometimes, you might lose your HFS+ partition on your iMac due to human mistakes like unintended deletion of partition, formatting of HFS partition, reformatting, etc. This will result in crucial data loss from the lost HFS+ partition and you might become panicked.
Well, no need to get panicked, just remain calm and make use of HFS Partition Recovery software in order to easily recover HFS+ partition on iMac in few easy steps. This tool is equipped with strong scanning algorithms which assist in easy HFS+ partition recovery on iMac. It even enables you to preview all the recoverable files from HFS+ partition in the demo version of this software itself. Moreover, this tool is compatible over all the latest versions of Mac operating systems which include Mavericks, Yosemite, Mountain Lion, Snow Leopard, etc. It can also recover data from formatted hard drive partition with utmost ease.
Common reasons behind HFS+ partition loss:
Unintentional Deletion: You might have accidentally deleted the HFS+ partition which contained your essential files. Or else you might have unintentionally deleted the HFS+ Mac Volume while resizing the HFS+ Volume using disk utility which will result in entire data loss from that particular HFS+ partition. After accidental deletion of HFS+ partition, no use of worrying. Just make use of this application to easily retrieve HFS+ partition on iMac in few easy steps.
Formatting of HFS+ Partition: You might have formatted the HFS+ partition while reinstalling the operating system or installing the latest version of the operating system on the same partition. This will result in deletion of the HFS+ partition on your iMac computer.
Repartitioning: At times, while installing the latest version of operating system, you might have repartitioned your HFS+ partition without taking proper data backup. This will result in deletion of HFS+ partition from your Macintosh system.
Apart from the above mentioned scenarios, you might lose your HFS+ partition data because of various other reasons like severe virus and malware attack, catalog file corruption, volume header corruption, etc. No matter how your HFS+ partition is deleted, you can easily recover HFS+ partition on iMac with the easy implementation of this software on your Mac machine. One of the prominent features of this tool is that, it provides the option to preview all the recovered files in the demo version itself. After restoring HFS+ partition on iMac, it enables you to save the entire recovery process by providing "Save Recovery Session" option. So that, after purchasing this tool you can resume with the saved recovery session with the help of "Open Recovery Session" option. Moreover, it can also recover deleted files from Trash folder even after deleting or emptying the Trash folder.
Features of HFS Partition Recovery software:
This software supports partition recovery from Mac based HFS, HFS+, FAT16 and FAT32 volumes. It can also perform lost data recovery from HFS partition on MacBook, Mac Mini, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, iMac, etc. with utmost ease. This application can recover HFS+ partition on iMac and all the latest versions of Mac operating systems which include Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Yosemite, Snow Leopard, etc. Besides, HFS+ partition data recovery, it can also recover HFS partition on Yosemite and other versions of Mac operating systems. It provides the option to add or edit file signatures which makes easy to find recovered files. This application supports data recovery from Seagate, Western Digital, Iomega, Toshiba, Hitachi, Buffalo and other brands of hard drives with greater ease. This tool can recover over more than 300 types of files which include PPT files, Word files, image files, music, videos, PDF files, application files, etc. In addition, this software can also be used to retrieve data from formatted HFS+ partition on different versions of Mac operating systems with great ease.
Things to Remember:
1. Download and install this software on the healthy drive of your Mac machine. Save all the recovered files in the healthy drive.
2. It is better to have proper backup of all your important files which are saved in HFS+ partition. So that even if you lose data from this partition, you will be in the safer side.
Simple steps to recover HFS+ partition on iMac
Step 1: Download and install the HFS Partition Recovery Software on another healthy drive instead of installing it on the same drive to restore HFS volume data. Now, connect your formatted drive to the computer where the software is installed. After launching the software, select "Recover Drives/Volumes" option from the main screen.
Step 2: Now, you need to select "Formatted/Reformatted Recovery" option from the next screen to recover data from the formatted HFS+ volume on Mac Lion. After selecting the relevant option, select Mac Hard drive from where you have formatted the HFS+ volume and click on "Next" to proceed.
Step 3: After successfully completing the data recovery process, you can view the files recovered from the HFS+ volume on iMac by using "Preview" option.