How to recover lost data after erasing APFS partition?

Posted by Juno to Mac Data Recovery on January 16th, 2018

One of the most important features on macOS High Sierra 10.13 is Apple File System (APFS). As the new default file system, APFS has been used on many drives. Although it's universally acknowledged that APFS drive can offer us better experience, there are times that we want to erase an APFS partition. How should we do if we lose important files after erasing APFS partition?

The easiest way to recover lost data after erasing APFS partition is using a reliable Mac data recovery software. iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery is a APFS data recovery software that can recover lost data after erasing APFS partition.

Tips for recovering data after erasing APFS drive

After erasing APFS drive, we should stop using the drive immediately. Saving files on the drive and reformatting the drive are particularly should be avoided. That's because further operations on the drive will write data to the drive and are very possible to cover the original files. For files that have been covered by new data, we will lose the chance to get them back.

Recover lost data after erasing APFS partition with iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery

iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery is a professional Mac data recovery software that can recover lost data after erasing APFS partition, recover deleted/lost data from APFS partition, recover data from deleted APFS partition/container, recover data from unmountable APFS drive, recover data from unreadable APFS drive, recover data from corrupted APFS drive, recover lost data from encrypted APFS volume, recover deleted/lost APFS partition, etc.

Aside from APFS partition data recovery, iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery can also recover data from drive formatted as other file systems, recover data from formatted, unmountable, inaccessible or corrupted hard drive, external hard drive, USB flash drive, memory card, pen drive, etc. on macOS Mojave 10.14/High Sierra 10.13/10.12 Sierra and OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7.

Tutorial to recover lost data after erasing APFS partition with iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery

Step 1: Launch iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery.

Recover lost data after erasing APFS partition

Step 2: Choose the APFS partition that has been erased, then click "Next" to scan for the lost files on the APFS partition.

Step 3: After the scan completes, choose files we expect, and then click "Recover" to finish erased APFS partition data recovery.

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

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