How to Retrieve Deleted Files on iMac?

Consider a situation wherein you noticed that desktop of your iMac has many files which are of no use. So to clean up desktop and make it look good, you thought of deleting some files. But while selecting unwanted files, you did not observe that you had chosen few important ones also. As you have the habit of emptying Trash after each deletion, you emptied Trash without checking its contents. Later when you tried accessing your files, they are missing from your iMac. You had deleted them by mistake and this left you in a shock. What can be done now? Are those files gone forever from your iMac? Well, certainly not!!! Even though there is no manual way to restore your files, you can retrieve it successfully with the help of any professional Mac file recovery software.

There is one more way in which files are deleted from iMac, i.e. using command on terminal of iMac. When you delete files or folders then they bypass Trash of iMac and you lose them forever. However, recovery software for iMac file restoration helps you in such cases.

How does recovery software work?

When files are deleted from iMac, the index to them will be removed but files will be still present on physical drive. Hence, do not worry much on how to get back deleted files on iMac. You can scan iMac hard drive and retrieve files on it. But, even recovery software will not help you when files are overwritten on iMac. Hence, stop using iMac drives to store new data on them and restore files.

Important features of iMac deleted file recovery software are given below:

Yodot Photo Recovery software helps you to restore deleted files on iMac. The program helps you retrieve files like documents, images, videos, music files, etc. having extensions like DOC, DOCX, XLS, JPEG, JPG, PNG, TIF, GIF, MOV, MP4, M4V, AVI, MP3, etc. This tool is capable of retrieving files from Mac OS X Lion, Leopard, Mountain Lion and Snow Leopard. This program supports file retrieval from drives formatted with HFS+, HFSX and FAT file systems on Mac. You can even restore files from MacBook Pro and MacBook Air using this utility.

Simple procedure to restore deleted files from iMac is as follows:

Go here to download Yodot Mac File Recovery software on iMac system and install it. Launch the tool and select “Deleted File Recovery” from main screen. Then select drive on Mac and click on “Next”. The utility starts scanning selected drive and recovers files in few minutes. You can view resulted files and folders in two views namely, “Data View” and “File Type View”. Preview them and save them in a particular location on a drive other than scanned drive.

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