"How do I recover deleted data from Seagate HFS+ portable hard drive? I have connected two portable hard drives to my Mac, but I mistakenly formatted Seagate HFS+ portable HDD instead of the other one. There are many files stored on this Seagate portable hard drive, so I hope somebody who knows any useful solution can give me some advice. Would you like to me tell any solution for Seagate external HFS+ HDD deleted file recovery?"
You may be able to restore data from recycle bin if you mistakenly delete files from a Seagate HFS+ hard disk drive, but it is impossible to restore data from recycle bin when it is deleted from an external hard drive. You may also easily recover mistakenly deleted data from a Seagate portable HFS+ hard drive if you have backup, but what else can you do if there is no backup? Today, we would like to introduce a data recovery tool to help recover deleted data from Seagate portable HFS+ hard drive when you have no backup.
Please remember: whenever you delete any file from any storage media, the data is not erased permanently until it is overwritten by new data. Therefore, deleted data is recoverable when you delete it from Seagate HFS+ portable hard drive due to mistake or other reasons.
iCare Data Recovery is a data recovery program which helps recover data when it got deleted from Seagate portable HFS+ hard drive or other storage devices. This data recovery software has different recovery options, among which you can select a proper one to perform data recovery. By using this software, you are able to thousands of lost files in a short time. iCare Data Recovery is a data recovery tool that is able to work on Windows OS, so you need to plug the Seagate HFS+ portable hard drive to Windows OS when you want to recover deleted data from this disk drive. Here is step-by-step guide for Seagate portable HFS+ hard drive data recovery:
Step1. Download and install iCare Data Recovery on Windows PC. Select a proper scan mode after running the data recovery software.
Step2. Select the Seagate HFS+ portable hard drive as aim disk and then the software will scan it to search lost files.
Step3. You can preview files after scanning and then save the lost files to another drive.
Generally speaking, iCare Data Recovery is able to recover almost all deleted files from Seagate HFS+ external hard drive, but data will still be unrecoverable in some situations. If you want to recover all lost files after deleting from Seagate external HFS+ hard drive, please pay attention to following key points:
1. Data recovery software is only available for deleted file recovery before it is overwritten, so you should not add new data to the Seagate HFS+ external hard drive
2. Please put the Seagate HFS+ portable hard drive to a safe place to protect it from suffering physical damage.
3. Please plug the Seagate external HFS plus hard drive to Windows PC in order to use iCare Data Recovery to recover data.
4. Please do not save the recovered data to the Seagate HFS+ external HDD.
Here are some common situations in which you may delete videos, photos, music, etc from Seagate HFS plus external hard drive:
1. Delete files from Seagate HFS plus external hard drive by mistake
While deleting some useless files in batch from Seagate HFS plus external hard drive, you might mistakenly select some important data and delete all of them.
2. Delete data from Seagate HFS plus portable hard drive on purpose
On the contrary, sometimes, you may delete some data from Seagate portable HFS plus hard drive on purpose because you consider it as useless data. When you deleted all data permanently, you realize that some data is important.
3. Antivirus software deletes files from Seagate portable HFS+ HDD
In some situations, antivirus software might mistakenly remove files from Seagate portable HFS+ hard drive when it considers the data as virus.
4. Deleting files off Seagate portable HFS hard drive due to other reasons
You might delete different kinds of files from Seagate portable HFS+ hard drive due to some other unknown reasons.
When you delete one or several files from a Seagate HFS+ external hard drive, the true data is not deleted completely, but the file name is erased from the disk and meanwhile system marks the disk space as being free for new data storage. Therefore, you can make use of iCare Data Recovery to restore any deleted file before new data is written to the Seagate HFS+ external hard disk drive.