Get Back Deleted Trash Files on Mac OS X

Mac OS X 10.5 is a sixth major release of Mac operating system, & is popularly known as Leopard. The various versions which came after Mac OS X 10.5 are Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion, etc. The Mac OS is easy to use, more secure and reliable operating system as compared to the Windows. Many people are aware of the virus attack but in Mac computer there is no need of special antivirus software. This is because the Mac OS is built with stable UNIX foundation and ensures the full security of your data. Only the situation where you may face the loss of data is when the important files are accidentally deleted from the Trash. However, the advanced technology is available to recover deleted Trash files on Mac OS X i.e. Mac hard drive recovery software. With the help of this application, you can find deleted files on Mac and get back your lost information safely.

First you may try to recover deleted files by utilizing the local programs on your operating system. If you are using a Leopard in your system, then the Time Machine program is easily available for you. It lets the user to go back to the folder and restore the deleted file. One more option to restore deleted files is Backup file. You can maintain the backup of important files on external storage devices. The backup may become useful when you have encountered accidental deletion of files.

If you do not have the above explained file recovery facilities, using third party software is your best choice. You can download Mac hard drive recovery software from the internet and install it on your computer. Then let the software to find deleted files from the directory in which the file was stored previously. It can work effectively to recover deleted documents, photos, videos, music and other files from the Mac Trash. You can get back any deleted file which is bypassed Mac Trash. In case if you have lost the files in some scenarios then also recovery of files is possible. To know the details about recovering of missing files click on this link.

Usually the deleted files can be restored from the Trash. But the files which are deleted by using Command+Shift+Backspace keys will not be stored in Trash. At this situation, to recover deleted files, you need to make use of Mac data recovery software. The file recovery is possible because when you delete a file, it will not be erased completely from the hard drive. The deleted files are present on hard drive until they are overwritten with fresh data. If you are confronted with a situation where you have deleted the files from Mac Leopard and wish to recover them back then what will be the best source to do this. To recover the deleted files you have to use the Mac File Recovery Software. Know more about how to recover deleted files Mac Leopard?

The Mac hard drive recovery software can save your important information, under many data loss scenarios. You can get back deleted files from the Mac volumes. It supports deleted file recovery from HFS+, HFSX, FAT16 and FAT32 partitions or volumes. If you want to save the specific files from recovered files list, then you can use inbuilt “Find Tool” for searching the required file. You can also select the particular file type that you want to recover. It is also possible to sort the recovered files based on file name, size, date, etc.

If you want to check the software capability to recover deleted files, use demo version. It will allow you to execute all recovery steps and finally view the recovered files. If you have satisfied with the recovery result that is obtained by using demo version, then you can go through the full version of this software. After activating the product, save all recovered files on any other drive.

Steps to recover deleted files from Mac Trash

Step1: Run the recovery software on your computer and click on “Recover Files” option from the welcome page. After that choose “Recover Deleted Files” option as shown in Figure 1.

Recover Deleted Trash Files on Mac OS X - Recover Deleted Files

Figure 1. Recover Deleted Files

Step2: Now select your Mac hard drive and then click on “Next” option as shown in Figure 2.

Recover Deleted Trash Files on Mac OS X - Choose Hard Drive

Figure 2. Choose Hard Drive

Step3: Now the software starts to checking catalog and searching the deleted files from the Mac hard drive. Once you have got the list of recovered files, you can click on “File Type View” tab to view the files based on their signatures as shown in Figure 3.

Recover Deleted Trash Files on Mac OS X - Preview Screen

Figure 3. Preview Screen

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