Data Recovery for Virus-Infected Mac Computer

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MANDY

updated on 2020-01-26 to Mac Data Recovery

Mac computer use the very safe operating system. However, there is still risks to be infected by virus. Some virus may delete or wipe your important data from your Mac computer. If the important data was removed by the virus, you will need a professional data recovery software to retrieve the lost files.

recover lost data from a virus-infected Mac computer

However, what’s the most reliable data recovery software to recover lost data from a virus-infected Mac computer? We suggest you use TogetherShare Data Recovery for Mac. This software can recover lost photos, videos, audio files, emails, documents, archives or other files from the virus-infected Mac computer. You can download the software now to have a try free trial first.

Steps to recover lost data from a virus-infected Mac computer

Once the Mac computer get virus-infected, please stop using the computer and hard drive. Please disconnect the internet and use an anti-virus software to clean up the virus first. Then please don’t add any new files to the drive where you lost data to avoid further damage to the lost files.

The software is very easy to use. There are no complex interfaces and interactions. Also, you don’t need to be very skillful. With only a few clicks, any user can operate this data recovery software to recover lost data from a virus-infected Mac computer.

Even the software is easy to use, we provide a guide for users in order to recover the lost data effectively. Here is the simple guide for users. Please just follow the guide step by step to recover the lost files.

Step 1. Choose the drive/device.

After running the data recovery software, you can see all the connected drive on your Mac computer. Please check and ensure to choose the correct drive where you lost data because of virus infection.

recover lost data from a virus-infected Mac computer

Step 2. Scan the drive/device.

The software will automatically scan the drive. With different scan methods, the software will search for the lost files deeply from the virus-infected Mac computer.

recover lost data from a virus-infected Mac computer

Step 3. Preview the recover lost data.

Once the scan process is finished, all the lost data will be listed in the software. Please check and preview the found files first, and then only choose the wanted files to recover. Please ensure to save the recovered files to another drive.

recover lost data from a virus-infected Mac computer

Recover lost files in other data loss scenarios

There are many other reasons will lead to data loss on Mac besides virus infection. For example, the software is able to recover lost data from erased drive, recover lost files after partition loss/corruption/damage, recover deleted files on Mac, recover lost data due to system update/crash/errors, and so on. You can use the same steps as above guide directly.

Besides, The software supports data recovery for USB external drive, internal drive, USB key, memory card or other files. It can recover lost data from APFS, HFS/HFS+, ExFAT, ReFS, EXT2/3, NTFS, FAT32/16, and other volumes on both Mac and Windows computers.

Data on Mac will be lost due to different issues. So it’s important to keep your data safe first. The best way is to back up your data to external drive, FTP server or cloud server. If there are any issues cause data loss on Mac, you can easily restore the lost data from the backup. However, if you failed to back up your Mac data, you still have a chance to get back the lost data. We suggest you download TogetherShare Data Recovery for Mac to recover the lost files directly.