Thursday, April 26, 2012

How can I copy my Mac disk to external drive

I usually stuck into the situations which lead me nowhere as i am left with no data. Such horrible situations generally arises because of some common reasons:

  • Boot drive got corrupt.
  • Upgrading to later version.
  • Accidentally delete boot partition.

To overcome such critical situations where even boot drive is corrupt, the best solution is to create copy(clone) of Mac disk to external drive.  And the best part is, the clone of drive enables you to work even if you loose access to Operating System or system get crashed.

Friday, April 20, 2012

How to Restore Lost Files In Mac

Solution comes before Query. No question is generated in this world that can't be answered. As question don't have a solution, but solution have a question.  And the same philosophy goes when the question arises of restoring lost files in Mac. 

The situation arises because of many reasons, like hard drive corruption, drive go missing,  corrupted preferences files, etc. And we all got stuck into the situation assuming our data got lost and can't be recovered. But as we discussed, everything have some solution, so do this problem.

For restoring our lost data we need to use data recovery utilities like Stellar Phoenix Mac Data Recovery.  The software recovers data 3 simple steps:

Time Machine Backup- Not Visible

Are you using Mac Time Machine believing it’s the safest option for backup?? Let me put light on one of the issues that you should be aware of before using it. Though it’s a great option to backup, what if backup is not visible? 

The problem arises because of many reasons like:
  • External drive got corrupt or is inaccessible.
  • Time Machine got corrupt, eventually and inevitably.
  • External drive doesn't run on any other system etc.

Thursday, April 5, 2012

How to Recover Mac Data when Disk Image Got Corrupt?

Is your major concern is regarding your data safety? Do you have your most important data stored in your Mac? If 'Yes', then you should go for the most safest option of data backup. And one of the best way of taking backup is by creating image of your hard drive. Creating disk image in Mac OS X is the easiest and fastest process, that protects your treasure of data from any kind of data loss situation.

You can say Disk image itself is a file, which comprise all the files and directories, and the structure of hard drive as well. It contains each bit of  entire hard drive , thus creating a perfect replica of the drive. It is the most commanding way, that diminishes the need of Mac Data Recovery.