Data Recovery Failed Hard Drive MAC

It is important to recover the data from the hard drive when the hard drive in a MAC fails. Try the listed solutions to execute the Data Recovery Failed Hard Drive Mac.

Use Disk Utility to fix hard drive damage:

  • Disk Utility is an in-built program on the iOS and macOS devices.
  • Click the Go menu, then choose the Preferences option.
  • Next, open the Applications folder, and then the Utilities folder.
  • Double-click on the Disk Utility menu to open the folder.
  • The different disks on the Mac are displayed, and then to recover data from the drive, choose the failed or damaged hard drive/disk.
  • Select the First Aid option, and a pop-up window appears asking for permission to run the First Aid, click Run to start the checking.
  • Another window pops up, indicating the message that the First Aid process is running, select Done to proceed further.
  • After checking is done, if the problem persists on the device, fix the problem using the disk utility and then back up the data on the hard disk.
  • Then the data can be easily recovered from the drive.

Start the Mac in Recovery Mode:

  • The recovery partition on the hard drive holds the macOS, which is installed on the Mac. When the device is started in recovery mode, the macOS in the partition will boot, without affecting the main hard drive data.
  • Select the Apple icon on the left corner of the screen.
  • Choose the Restart option from the list of options.
  • Now, the device restarts normally, quickly, press the Command and the R key at the same time after that release the keys when the Apple logo or spinning globe appears.
  • The macOS recovery mode utility window displays the recovery options to restore the data from the hard drive, select Restorefrom a Time Machine backup.
  • To install the macOS once again, choose Reinstall macOS.
  • To repair the hard disk with the mac utility, click Disk Utility

Use a Recovery Software Tool:

  • One more way to recover data from the hard drive is to use third-party recovery software like EaseUS. But try to get reliable and trustworthy recovery software.
  • Download the recovery tool from the official website on your Mac.
  • In the EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard, select the hard drive location which has failed and click the Scan button.
  • The software displays the data files and folders found on the hard drive, choose the files and folders you want to recover.
  • Select Recover Now to start restoring the data.
Data Recovery Failed Hard Drive Mac