How to Extract Files from WD External Hard Drive?

“I use WD VelociRaptor external hard drive to save various data from my Mac machine.  Unfortunately while transferring important data from external drive to Mac machine, the drive got disconnected from system abruptly. This act caused corruption of VelociRaptor hard drive and data inaccessibility from it. Can anyone suggest me how to retrieve data from WD VelociRaptor hard drive on Mac? Please help.”

Western Digital includes most amazing hard drive models for both computers with different operating systems. Generally, Mac users prefer to use Western Digital hard drives as external storage since these drives provide efficient performance and high data storage. One among such drives is WD VelociRaptor hard drive. But, while using VelociRaptor hard drive on Mac computer one might lose data due to many reasons such as:

  • Abrupt system termination during data read/ write process because of power loss or sudden shutdown can corrupt the drive making all its data inaccessible
  • Malware intrusion to VelociRaptor hard drive is another vital factor for loss of data from it
  • Accidental erasing of hard drive data, deleting any volume while repartitioning the drive, other factors may render huge loss of data from VelociRaptor hard drive on Mac

When data gets inaccessible from Western Digital VelociRaptor hard drive then it is not a thing to worry because, data can be recovered from it at any time. For this, the only best choice is to choose Yodot Mac Data Recovery software. This software supports data retrieval from Western Digital VelociRaptor hard drive on Mac machines with ease. It can get back data like MS Office files, archives, program files, volumes, photos, videos, etc. from internal as well as external hard drive without much effort. One can use this tool on Mac machines like Mac Mini, iMac, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air and Mac Pro to rescue data from corrupt or damaged hard drives. It is compatible to work on Mac computers running with OS X versions – Snow leopard, Leopard, Lion and Mountain Lion.

Working procedure to restore data from corrupt / damaged WD VelociRaptor HDD:

Click this link and download the software on a Mac machine and connect WD VelociRaptor hard drive to this system. Next, install the tool and run it. From main screen, click on any option between Volume Recovery and Formatted / Reformatted Recovery according to data loss scenario. Further, choose the drive that represents WD VelociRaptor hard drive from which data has to be recovered. Software performs a scan of VelociRaptor and lists out all restorable files in two view types. Preview selected files and save all data to new destination location on host Mac computer drive.