System Recovery for Windows and MAC OS

Started humbly in the 1970s, Microsoft subsequently took the world by storm when it introduced Microsoft Windows.

System recovery for Windows

Started humbly in the 1970s, Microsoft subsequently took the world by storm when it introduced Microsoft Windows. Now it has become the most-used operating system platform in the world. One common woe users face however is physical damage to the data media. Problems like hard disk failure lead to a need to perform system recovery. Other scenarios that lead to Window users losing data include:

·       Virus or Trojan horse attack

·       Corruption of the system (e.g. damaged system files)

·       Damage to the Windows Registry

·       Forced shutdown whilst programs are still operating

·       Unspecified errors that result in the blue screen of death

·       Inadvertent reformatting of disk or file deletion

·       Selecting the wrong data disk in ghost clone utility

·       Improper use of utility or recovery CD that leads to damages to the file system, boot info and partitions

Whether it is Windows 7 or Windows 8, these problems are pervasive. Also, the file system can located anywhere from FAT12 to FAT32, NTFS to NTES5. 

System Recovery for Apple MAC OS

Apple MAC OS, a strong contender of Windows Microsoft, has built up a vast following of consumers due to its user-friendliness, powerful performance and innovative design. Generally, data recovery for any version of Macintosh operating systems – from the earliest to the latest one – can be carried out.

  • OSX (all versions going from 10.1.x Puma,10.2.x Jaguar, 10.3.x Panther, 10.4.x Tiger, 10.5.x Leopard and 10.0.x Cheetah,)

·       MAC OS X Server (10.0.x , 10.1.x, and 10.2.x, 10.3.x, 10.4.x, 10.5.x)

  • MAC OS 7
  • MAC OS 8
  • MAC OS 9

MAC OS could use the following file systems:

  • FAT32
  • MFS
  • HFS
  • HFS+

MAC OS users may find that the below-mentioned circumstances lead to data loss as well:

  • Accidental deletion or loss of partition
  • MAC OS system corruption
  • Reformatting volume due to system prompt
  • Unknown corruption that results in file disappearance
  • Denied access to Entourage Mail and Mac Quick Mail
  • Deleted files of folders and clearing of trash bin

Most data recovery service centres work in tandem with Apple Service Centres and hence are able to perform data recovery for MAC customers. You can either head to the nearest data recovery centre or Apple service provider if you need servicing for your MAC computer system.