A Complete Review: R-Studio Data Recovery

Over the 15 years, there has been a very stiff competition among the various data recovery software available in the market. Unfortunately, there are many developers that have not been able to meet the standards that would fully satisfy the customer needs. R-STUDIO is one software that has continued to develop features that are in line with the customer’s needs. With each of the R-STUDIO’s development, it has followed lots of laboratory testing how solid these features will help their target market. The main reason for doing this is to ensure that the release the best product in the market.

The following are some of the features that have enabled R-STUDIO to stand out among its competitors.

First, R-STUDIO has direct access to the system disk even when Apple’s System Integration Protection is enabled.

R-Studio for Mac recovers files:

  • Removed by virus attack or power failure;
  • After the partition with the files was reformatted, even for the different file system;
  • Deleted from the computer;
  • When the partition structure on a hard disk was changed or damaged. In this case, R-Studio for Mac can scan the hard disk trying to find previously existing partitions and recover files from found partitions.
  • From hard disk with bad sectors. R-Studio for Mac can first copy the entire disk or its part into an image file and then process the image file. This is especially useful when new bad sectors are constantly appearing on the hard disk, and remaining information must be immediately saved.
  • Recovers files on damaged or deleted partitions.
  • Hardware RAID, volume set, and stripe set support.
  • Mass file recovery support.

R-STUDIO for Mac Supports:

  • APM, Basic and GPT support. R-Studio for Mac supports all three partition schemes used to define the low-level organization of data on disks formatted for use with Macintosh computers.
  • Apple software RAIDs, Core Storage, File Vault, and Fusion Drive;
  • Windows Storage Spaces (created by Windows 8/8.1 and 10/Threshold 2/Anniversary/Fall Creators updates);
  • Dynamic disk support including unsynchronized Windows software RAIDs.
  • Linux Logical Volume Manager (LVM/LVM2) and mdadm RAIDs.
  • R-Studio for Mac can automatically recognize and assemble the components of these disk managers even if their databases are slightly damaged. Their components with severely corrupted databases can be added manually.

The supported file system features:

  • Recovers data forks, resource forks, finder information, extended file attributes, and UNIX file system permissions. Support for HFS+ compressed files.
  • Processing of the HFS+ journal to increase the number of successfully found files.
  • Recovers compressed, encrypted files, and alternative data streams from NTFS partitions.
  • Recognizes localized names.
  • Recovery of names and paths for files deleted to Recycle Bin and Trash.

While scanning an object, R-Studio Mac graphically shows items that have been found, including files of known types, HFS/HFS+ volume headers, HFS/HFS+ BTree+ nodes, FAT and NTFS MFT records, boot records, etc.

R-STUDIO is compatible with the following operating systems: macOS 10.14 Mojave, macOS 10.13 High Sierra, macOS 10.12 Sierra, OS X 10.11 El Capitan, OS X 10.10 Yosemite, OS X 10.9 Mavericks, OS X Mountain Lion 10.8, OS X Lion 10.7, OS X Snow Leopard 10.6, OS X 10.5 Leopard and OS X Server 10.5 Leopard running on a computer with Intel, PowerPC G5 or PowerPC G4 processors.