How to Recover Deleted Folder on Mac?

Deleted important files or folders by mistake? Recover any deleted files and file folders while retaining its original file structure by using Remo Recover software. You can preview all recovered content in Mac styled interface in Data View or File Type view, using the free demo version of Remo Recover.

Retrieve Deleted Folder on Mac OS X

“Today morning I turned on my Mac computer to do some reports on my project, prior to that I noticed some shortcuts on the desktop hence I deleted them. Later I realized that I have mistakenly deleted a folder in which had my important project reports. I’m not able to find it in Trash Bin as well; I need that folder at any cost, please can anyone suggest me how to undelete folder on Mac? ”

This kind of situation will be encountered by all computer users once in their lifetime. But as every problem has solution, you can easily recover deleted folders on Mac without any difficulties by employing some reliable Mac file recovery software. However, before using recovery utilities just check once if backup is available in Time Machine, in case Time Machine is disabled then proceed with Mac file recovery tool. The above mentioned situation is not only responsible for folder loss from Mac machine, it might also get deleted because of virus infection, emptying Trash Bin without going through its contents, journal file corruption, Volume header corruption, forceful shutdown of system while accessing Mac folder, etc.

How Remo Recover serves you to get back deleted folder on Mac?

Remo File Recovery is the powerful software that helps you to undelete the folders on Mac machines with ease. This software is specially designed for Mac OS based systems to recover data in all the data loss situations. To use this tool you need not be a data recovery professional, this software is designed in such a way that even a novice person can know how to recover deleted files from this Mac free software in just few mouse clicks. It supports to retrieve all documents, audios, videos and other important data on Mac OS. You can restore data from hard drives, USB drives, Flash drives, iPod, etc. in just couple of minutes. This software is built with highly advanced data recovery algorithms that perform deep scanning of storage medium to retrieve all missing / erased data.

Prominent features of Remo Recover: -

  • It works successfully on Intel and PowerPC Mac platforms
  • Retrieves data from HFS+, HFSX, FAT16, FAT32 file system based volumes
  • Proficient enough to recover data from formatted/ reformatted/ corrupted Mac volumes
  • Supports to recover data from Mac OS based devices like MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac, etc.

Safety Measures: -

  • Stop using your Mac machine until you are done with the recovery process
  • Don’t save any new data on the volume from where you have deleted folder
  • Make sure that you do not use “Secure Empty Trash” option for emptying Trash


Steps to recover deleted folder on Mac using Remo Recover: -

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

I Deleted A Folder By Mistake Mac - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

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

I Deleted A Folder By Mistake Mac - Select Recover Deleted Files

Figure 2: Select Recover Deleted Files

Step 3: After that select the volume from where you have deleted the folder and click “Next” button to begin scanning process.

I Deleted A Folder By Mistake Mac - Select Volume

Figure 3: Select Volume

Step 4: Then you can view list of recovered folders in two types of views which are "File Type View" and "Data View".

I Deleted A Folder By Mistake Mac - Recovered Folders

Figure 4: Recovered Folders

Step 5: At last save recovery session to avoid rescanning of volume in future.

I Deleted A Folder By Mistake Mac - Save Recovery Session

Figure 5: Save Recovery Session