Recover Lost Data from Erased Memory Card on Mac

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Carlos

updated on 2019-10-27 to Storage Device Data Recovery

On Mac machines, if you need to use a new drive, you need to erase the drive by Disk Utility first. Also, sometimes there are issues for a drive, such as a drive becomes inaccessible or corrupted. Most Mac users would choose to erase the drive in order to solve the issues. However, you would just erase the wrong drive if there were multiple drives/devices connected. For example, if you have a memory card connected when you try to erase a new drive, but you choose the memory card accidentally. Then the memory card will be erased and you will just lose all the data on the memory card. In such a case, if memory card is erased by Disk Utility, how to recover data?

memory card is erased by Disk Utility, how to recover data?

Data on erased memory card is still recoverable on Mac. With a reliable data recovery tool, you can just recover the lost data from the memory card erased by Disk Utility. First, we suggest the most powerful Mac data recovery software for you – TogetherShare Data Recovery for Mac. Please download it here.

Steps to recover lost data from erased memory card on Mac

If the memory card is erased by Disk Utility, please ensure don't use it to carry new data to avoid further damage to the lost data. Then you can use the data recovery software to recover the lost data.

Actually, it's very easy to recover lost data from erased memory card with TogetherShare software. There are only a few steps to recover the lost data from memory card erased by Disk Utility.

Step 1. Connect and choose the erased memory card.

Connect the erased memory card to the Mac machine first. Then run the data recovery application from Launchpad. Then please select the memory card from the list in the product.

memory card is erased by Disk Utility, how to recover data?

Step 2. Scan the erased memory card.

After selecting the Scan button, the software will then automatically scan the erased memory card. It will scan the memory card very fast and try to search for all the lost data for you.

memory card is erased by Disk Utility, how to recover data?

Step 3. Preview and recover data from erased memory card.

If the scan is completed, all the lost files will be found listed in the product. You can easily preview the files to check if the wanted files were found successfully. Then just select the wanted files to recover directly.

memory card is erased by Disk Utility, how to recover data?

The software can also recover lost data from corrupted memory cards on Mac directly. What's more, it can recover deleted files from memory card on Mac. In addition, if you lost data from other devices on Mac, such as hard drive, USB flash drive, SSD, or other storage devices, the software can also help you restore the lost files.

Besides, it can also recover different types of Mac data from memory cards or other devices. For example, it can recover videos, photos, documents, emails, archives and many other commonly used files on Mac.