Photo Recovery Tool for Mac OS X

Mac is a UNIX based Operating system developed by Apple Inc. Mac provides graphical user interface, which is easy to use. Nowadays, most of the people want to use Mac OS instead of Windows OS, because Mac OS is more secure compared to Windows. HFS+ and HFSX are the two different types of file system supported by Mac OS. Mac uses an application called iLife that contains iTunes, iDVD, iMovie and iPhoto applications. iTunes and iPhoto applications are most commonly used compared to other applications. iPhoto application is used to organize and import pictures from digital cameras where as iTunes are generally used for managing music files. Although Mac OS has a number of security features and services, it may sometimes come across a various problems which results in image file loss. Now, the question may arise like how to recover lost pictures from Mac hard drive? The best answer is to use relevant Mac disk recovery software.

Mac OS is mainly focused on multimedia and graphics functions so, there are more chances of photo loss from iPhoto application. Sometimes, iPhoto may get corrupted due to various reasons like permission problems, corruption in data file or while sharing iPhoto library etc. In few cases, you may also come across an error like iPhoto diet error. If this error occurs, then you need to use effective third party iPhoto recovery software to recover photos from iPhoto. Because, iPhoto diet deletes the backup of all pictures which have been modified or rotated. Generally, Mac OS has set of permissions for each file and folder that determine which users have access to particular file or folder. Sometimes, due to accidentally modifying file permissions may not allow you to access file resulting in data loss. In few cases, default permissions may get corrupted after updating the Operating system or after installing new software that contains system level components. You can use Repair disk permissions option from Disk Utility to recover modified permissions. Sometimes, you may accidentally delete the photos from Mac hard disk and empty the Trash resulting in loss of photos.

Therefore, to avoid all these problems, you need to take backup of important image files. If you are not able to recover image files using disk utility then you can easily restore it back from backup file. If you have not created backup then don’t save or copy new files over Mac hard drive or volumes from where you have deleted or lost pictures to avoid permanent data loss. You can use third party recovery software to recover lost or deleted image files from Mac volumes or drive.

Mac disk recovery software helps you to recover lost or deleted photo, audio and video files from volumes. You can also recover RAW photos that are deleted or lost from iPhoto library. It facilitates you to retrieve deleted files from hard drive on Mac operating system versions such as Mac Lion, Mountain Lion, Mac Leopard and Mac Snow Leopard. This software supports recovery of laptop hard drive data formatted with HFS+, HFSX, FAT16 and FAT32 file sytem. It is a easy to use software that can be used by a person without technical knowlegde. This tool also helps you to perform MacBook Air damaged HDD recovery after any sort of logical failure. This software has an ability to recover files based on their unique signature and you can also add or edit new signatures for the files, which are not listed. This software also allows you to recover formatted Mac HDD files in few easy steps even after reinstallation of OS. You can view recovered data in Mac finder styled interface to evaluate recovery results. This software is simple, safe and easy to use.

Recovering the songs from the iTunes library has been made easy with the help of this recovery tool. All the songs that were stored in that respective folder are restored in no time. Go to to know about the detailed procedure for recovery.

Follow the step to recover photos from Mac HDD:

Step 1: Download and install Mac disk recovery software to perform flash drive recovery mac. After installing it to your system, launch it by clicking on the desktop icon. Once the software gets launched, select the option "Recover Photos " option to restore images files on Mac HDD from the main screen

Mac Disk Recovery Software - Main Window

Step 2: After that, a new window will appear where you have to select either "Recover Deleted Photos" or "Recover Lost Photos" option

Mac Disk Recovery Software - Recovery Mode Selection Window

Step 3: Once you are done with it, you need to select the affected drive from where you have lost or deleted the photos. After selecting the drive, click on Next button in order to move on to the next processing level

Mac Disk Recovery Software - Drive Selection Window

Step 4: At last, once the recovery procedure gets over, you can preview the recovered image files in a systematic and organized manner by clicking on Preview option

Partition Undelete - Preview Window


For Leopard (10.5) and
Snow Leopard (10.6) Users

For Lion (10.7) and
Mountain Lion (10.8) & Mavericks Users