If you had formatted your WD My Passport hard drive accidentally or lost the files or folders in a different scenario, you need not worry at all. There is always a better solution for all the troubles. Continue to read the following sections for Data Recovery Wd My Passport For Mac computer.
Recover From Time Machine Backup
Before you start to recover the lost files, verify whether you have already created any backup in Time Machine or WD Backup for your WD My Passport hard drive.
If you can find the backup of your WD My Passport hard drive on Time Machine or WD backup, you can easily restore them back on your computer or WD My Passport hard drive itself.
Third Party Software
If you cannot find any backups on either Time Machine or WD Backup, you can go ahead using any third party software. Download the free trial of any recognized and reliable recovery software from its official website.
Install the downloaded software on your Mac by following the on-screen steps. Most of the recovery software recovers the data in a similar pattern. Follow the instructions given below to Data Recovery Wd My Passport For Mac.
Connect your WD My Passport hard drive to your Mac computer.
Launch the data recovery software that you have already installed.
It will show you a list of hard drives connected to your computer; choose your WD My Passport hard drive. Then click on the Search for last data button; the button may vary depending upon the software, so click on the button related to recovery option.
For Data Recovery Wd My Passport For Mac, the recovery software starts to scan the disk for deleted data. Once the scan is complete, it will show you the files and folders that it had recovered.
Choose the file or folder that you prefer to recover. If you would like to restore all the recovered data, click on the Select all option. Then, choose the disk to which you want to save the restored data and it is advisable not to restore the data to the same WD My Passport hard drive. So choose a different disk to restore the recovered data and then click on the Recover button.
Now, the recovery software will start to restore all the recovered data to the chosen disk.
Now you’ve successfully done Data Recovery Wd My Passport For Mac computer.