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Mac Deleted File Recovery

Wants to recover deleted files from Macintosh?

Files are deleted more often after pressing “Delete” button without a second thought. If you delete normally by pressing delete key then file will moved to Trash and you can restore it easily. However, the real tension arises when you cannot find it in Trash or when you have deleted files from Trash. You will be in a big trouble. Losing files from Trash isn’t an unbeatable problem, because missing files can be recovered easily by using Mac OS X File Recovery software.

Mac OS X File Recovery software is an application that makes it possible to restore Mac OS X files deleted from Mac hard drives. This Mac deleted file recovery software has an advanced algorithm to scan the hard drive of your Mac PC and fetch out files that have been deleted. This is a safe and accurate Mac deleted file recovery tool. Universal binary application of this tool is compatible with both Intel and PowerPC platform. It supports all major versions of Mac OS X 10.5.x and above. Hence you can easily recover files from Mac OS X Lion, Leopard, Snow Leopard etc.

Following are some file deletion scenarios on Mac:

  • Accidental deletion: Sometimes while deleting unwanted files, you might end up in deleting an important file instead. Accidently pressing "command + shift + delete" keys also result in permanent deletion of the file or folder.
  • Emptying Trash: Often we don’t check all the content of Trash before emptying it. After emptying Trash, all the files within it will be deleted permanently.
  • Reinstalling Operating System: While reinstalling Mac OS X on Apple devices, whole drive is formatted and the files and folders within it will be deleted. 
  • Improper Mac shutdown: When Macintosh PC is shutdown in an improper manner, i.e., a forced shutdown or unexpected power surge, the folders stored in it might lose.

Whatever reasons are, Mac OS X File Recovery tool offers you a great assistance in above data loss situations. Powerful scanning algorithm of this software can retrieve deleted files from hard drive by performing a deep scan during Mac deleted file recovery process. It also recovers files from other storage devices such as USB drives, iPods, memory cards, FireWire drives etc. Formatted and deleted partition recovery on Mac OS X is even performed very efficiently by this tool.

Mac OS X File Recovery software comes with extraordinary features that provide the user easy recovery methods. It consists of a built-in "Find Tool" which finds files from the recovered data list. This software supports file recovery from HFS+, HFSX, FAT16, FAT32 drives. It also supports file recovery from external hard drive. This application allows you to preview the recovered data prior to restoring it on to your computer. It allows the user to sort the recovered files based on their name, type, size and date. It allows user to add / edit new file signatures that are not listed by the software. The data recovered can be viewed in a Mac finder styled interface. It is capable of recognizing and preserving file names after recovery.

Steps to perform Mac deleted file recovery:

Step 1: Install Mac OS X File Recovery software and then select the option "Recover Files" and in next window, click on "Recover Deleted Files" as shown in Fig A.

Mac Deleted File Recovery - Main Window

Fig A: Main Window

Step 2: Then select a particular logical drive and click the "Next" tab. Now software will start scanning the drive as shown in Fig B.

Restore Mac Deleted Files - Scanning Process

Fig B: Scanning Process

Step 3: After completion of the scanning process, the files will be listed in "Data view" or "File type" view. Select files which you want to save, choose a preferred destination and restore them as shown in Fig C.

Retrieve Mac Deleted Files - Select Recovered Files

Fig C: Select Recovered Files

For Leopard (10.5) and
Snow Leopard (10.6) Users

For Lion (10.7),
Mountain Lion (10.8) and Mavericks Users