Convert to APFS failed, how to recover lost data?

Posted by Juno to Mac Data Recovery on December 5th, 2017

APFS is so advanced than previous file systems (HFS, HFS+, etc.) that most of us are eager to format our drives to APFS. Converting to APFS is easy with Disk Utility. However, some users said that they've failed to convert to APFS and even lost all their data on Mac.

In fact, there are chances that the conversion halted in between. Conversion failure may cause unexpected results to our Mac, and one of the most terrible effects is data loss. So if converting to APFS failed, iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery is a reliable tool to recover data.

Recover data after failing to convert to APFS with iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery

iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery can easily recover data after failing to convert drives to APFS, recover data from formatted APFS hard drives, recover data from unmountable APFS drives, recover data from unreadable APFS hard drives, recover data from inaccessible APFS drives, recover deleted/lost APFS partition, recover deleted/lost data from APFS partition, etc.

Aside from APFS data recovery, iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery can also perform reliable data recovery from drives formatted as HFS, HFS+, exFAT, FAT32, recover data from formatted, unmountable, inaccessible, corrupted hard drive, external hard drive, SD card, USB drive, pen drive, etc. on macOS Mojave 10.14/High Sierra 10.13/10.12 Sierra‎ and Mac OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7.

Steps to recover data after failing to convert drive to APFS with iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery

After downloading and installing iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery on our Mac, only 3 steps needed to get lost files back.

Step 1: Launch iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery.

Recover data after failed to convert to APFS with iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery

Step 2: Choose the drive which we failed to convert to APFS, then click "Next" to scan for all lost files on the drive.

Step 3: Preview scanning results, choose files we want to recover, and then click "Recover" to finish data recovery on Mac.

Step 4: Have a check to ensure we have recovered all lost files.

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