Recover Data from Formatted WD My Book

Are you looking to restore lost data from formatted WD My Book Studio external drive on Macintosh? Your search ends here with an optimum solution for recovering portable hard drive data on Mac. Hard disk rescue software is an award winning external hard drive recovery tool specially developed for Mac OS X computers to retrieve lost data from formatted Western Digital external drives. Its powerful recovery algorithm scans the formatted and re-formatted external drive in few minutes and recovers lost data efficiently. You can preview the recovered data before saving back and it also facilitates to save the recovered data on any digital storage drive which is open to Mac machine.

Formatting Western Digital external drive does not mean that you have lost all the stored data. Suppose if the lost files are not overwritten with new data, then you can easily recover them with disk drive recovery software. Using this tool, you can also recuperate lost files from Transcend JetFlash 700 USB 3.0 flash drives and other portable drives. Even after formatting the external drive, it restores lost data along with the file names and folder hierarchy. Since the application is designed with interactive interface, you can retrieve lost files and folders with the absence of difficulties. It supports external drive data recovery on Leopard, Snow leopard and Lion too.

Formatting external drive on Mac is quite common. Prior to formatting it is advised to take necessary backup of important data. Sometimes users unknowingly format their external drive without copying stored data. For all those who lost essential files due to formatting external drive on Mac, disk drive recovery software serves best in recovering lost data. Using this software, you can rescue lost data from corrupted Seagate external disk drive due to bad sectors in few clicks. In addition to accidental formatting, there are many other factors which force users to format their portable drives like virus infection, file system corruption, external drive failure, etc.

No matter how you have formatted the external drive, in case if the portable drive is not used to store new data after formatting, then you have good chances of lost data recovery. Disk Drive Recovery Software offers best recovery solution to undelete lost data from external drive on Macintosh. Since it recovers files only before overwriting the lost files, respond quickly after formatting the drive to be best in recovering lost data. With this utility, one can easily recoup accidentally deleted media files from Kingston DataTraveler Elite 3.0 USB flash drive and other brands of flash drives. To get more information about it, you just visit at You can run this software on both Intel and PowerPC Mac platforms to restore lost data. In order to perform external drive data recuperation on Windows computer, you can opt for Windows version of the software.

At times it happens that the Operating System fails to boot the hard disk. The hard drive is said to be dead in such circumstances. The drive may have failed due to frequent system reboots, boot record corruption, hard drive crash and so on. Until and unless there are no severe physical damages on the hard drive, you can recover data from the dead hard drive. The rescue software helps you to regain data from dead hard disk in a couple of minutes. You need to istall the software on a healthy hard drive and connect the dead hard drive externally to perform the data recuperation process.


Steps to regain data from formatted external drive on Mac:

1: Plug-in formatted external drive to your Macintosh or MacBook in which software is installed and launch the demo version of data recovery application. Welcome window opens up as shown in Figure 1. Select "Recover Volumes / Drives" and then "Formatted / Re-Formatted Recovery".

Recover Data from Accidentally Formatted WD My Book Studio External Drive for Macintosh Machines - Welcome Window

Figure 1: Welcome Window

2: Software shows the list of volumes or drives from which data can be recovered as shown in Figure 2. Select your formatted external drive.

Recover Data from Accidentally Formatted WD My Book Studio External Drive for Macintosh Machines - Select External Drive

Figure 2: Select External Drive


3: Recovery application starts scanning the external drive to retrieve lost files. Once the scanning process finishes, you will get list of recovered files list as shown in Figure 3.

Recover Data from Accidentally Formatted WD My Book Studio External Drive for Macintosh Machines - Recovered Files

Figure 3: Recovered Files

4: Preview the recovered files. If you are satisfied with the results obtained using trial version, then buy the full version to save recovered data.

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