How to Recover Deleted Files Mac???

Posted by: Leo Mccoy

Recovery of Deleted Files on Mac

Mac is the widely used Operating System around the world and accordingly there are numerous Mac users. Although Mac OS X is known for its reliability, Mac users are still facing the problem of data loss. Suppose your Mac machine is infected by severe viruses and you install a third party antivirus application to make your Mac system virus free. But the antivirus application is not reliable and during the scanning process it deleted your important files. At this circumstance you might feel that your files are permanently deleted from Mac.
Well, it’s a misconception that almost all Mac users will be having at their mind. But in reality you can bring those deleted files on your Mac system by employing reliable Mac file recovery software.

What exactly happens after a file is deleted and why is it possible to recover?

As soon as you delete a file on Mac computer just you will not lose it instantly. The space occupied by the deleted file will be marked as free space to store new data, so the deleted files will remain intact on the hard disk. Hence you can recover deleted files on Mac, but if you overwrite the deleted files space with new data you can’t recover it, as it is permanently deletes it from your Mac machine.

Few other scenarios where files get deleted from Mac machine: -

  • Emptying of Trash Bin without going through the contents of it will leads to deletion of files
  • Unintentional formatting of a volume leads to deletion of files along with other data stored in it

Reliable tool to get back files on all file loss scenarios: -

Files deleted by third party applications, accidental deletion, formatting and in any other files loss scenarios, Remo File Recovery is the most reliable deleted file recovery software that helps you to retrieve deleted files on Mac OS X. It is highly compatible with all major versions of Mac Operating Systems like Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion and Mountain Lion. It supports to restore files on all Mac OS based machines like MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac, etc. It includes highly advanced built-in algorithms that perform rigorous scanning for deleted files on Mac. This software posses 100% recovery rate and hence it is the most widely used Mac file recovery tool.

Significant features of Remo Recover: -

  • Recovered files can be viewed in simple Mac finder styled interface.
  • Retrieves files from HFS+, HFSX, FAT16 and FAT32 file system based volumes.
  • Supports to recover files from hard drives, Flash drives, USB drives, FireWire Drives, etc.

Precautionary Measures: -

  • Avoid “Secure Empty Trash” option to empty Trash Bin
  • Allow “Time Machine” to take regular back up of important files
  • Before emptying Trash Bin go through to contents of it properly


How to use Remo Recover to get back deleted files on Mac OS X!!!!

Step 1: Install and run Remo Recover for Mac software on your Mac machine and select “Recover Files” option from the main screen.

Deleted File Recovery Mac - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: On the next screen select “Recover Deleted Files” option to proceed with recovery process.

Deleted File Recovery Mac - Select Recover Deleted Files

Figure 2: Select Recover Deleted Files

Step 3: Then select volume from where you want to retrieve files and click “Next” option to begin scanning process by software.

Deleted File Recovery Mac - Select Volume

Figure 3: Select Volume

Step 4: Once the software completes scanning you can view list of deleted files in two types of views which are "File Type View" and "Data View".

Deleted File Recovery Mac - Recovered Files

Figure 4: Recovered Files

Step 5: Finally you can save recovery session to avoid rescanning of volume in future.

Deleted File Recovery Mac - Save Recovery Session

Figure 5: Save Recovery Session