Many Macbook or Macpro users are looking for utility 'Recuva for Mac' hoping that the well-known data recovery freeware Recuva provides a mac edition that mac users may use it for a free data recovery on mac, however the truth is Recuva does not provide such recuva for mac edition since this program is only based on Windows platforms such as Windows 10/8/7 etc. If you even want to use Recuva for mac, don't worry, this page would introduce recuva for mac freeware alternatives with full version, no payment asked!
As the best recuva for mac alternative, Lazesoft is 100% free for recovering files from MAC OS no matter what Mac you have that you may use this free mac recovery utility for free that can do almost everything as Recuva does for you.
Lazesoft Mac Data Recovery
How to use Lazesoft Mac Data Recovery
Download url: http://www.macdatarecoveryfreeware.com/downloads/lazesoftmacdatarecovery.dmg
Step 1, Download Lazesoft Mac Data Recovery and then connect your sandisk to Mac machine.
Step 2, Run the freeware and scan sandisk device for file recovery
Step 3, Save data onto another digital media other than sandisk device.
Video - How to use Lazesoft Mac Data Recovery
#2 - Softtote Mac Data Recovery Free - 100% free
As an another excellent mac data recovery freeware, Softtote Mac Data Recovery Free works like Recuva for Mac as freeware for recovering users' data totally free of charge. No pay needed.
Note: it's a little puzzled on its official websites that may easily get users download a trial instead of the freeware if you search 'softtote data recovery free mac' on Google. To avoid getting lost, be free to use the above link that would directly get a download of the freeware insteading of finding one on their official site.
Softtote Mac Data Recovery Free
Video Guide - How to recover files on mac with Softtote Mac Data Recovery Free
#3 - PhotoRec [100% freeware]
PhotoRec is more than a free software which is titled with 'open source' free software that provides every details for programmers to see its inside code per request. Recuva is free but not open sourced.
PhotoRec is less user UI friendly but it works efficiently in recovering files from MAC os that you may use it as free Recuva free alternative on MAC when Recuva is not there on Mac. We will provide a video guide to show you how to use this 100% freeware in the following content.
Video tutorial - how to use PhotoRec to recover files on MAC
Last updated on Mar 14, 2021