To recover files from a formatted hard drive on Mac:
You can try this procedure to recover a formatted Mac SSD with Disk Drill. The key is to attempt this recovery as soon as you realize you have formatted the SSD. Time is of the essence!
Use the following steps to recover a formatted hard drive on Mac.
Follow these steps for using a PC formatted hard drive on Mac. Drives formatted for Windows will need to be reformatted before use on macOS or OS X.
To unformat a hard drive on a Mac, you need to use data recovery software to restore the data lost during the formatting process. Follow these steps:
Follow these steps to recover data from a formatted external hard drive:
Recovering formatted data on a Mac for free requires you to restore from a previously made backup. As a precaution against the problem of accidentally formatting the wrong partition or disk, you should always create a backup before performing a format operation on your computer’s disks. It is the only way to recover from formatting without using data recovery software.