How to Recover Deleted Documents on Mac?

Among all the data stored on Mac computers, documents are the most valued data. If you are a business person, then documents will be related to work and if you are a student, then documents will be based on your studies. However documents uses less storage space compared to other data like videos, music, images etc. But due to some reasons, documents get deleted on Mac personal computers. Generally, there are many circumstances where your documents may get deleted and you will be unable to get back deleted documents on Mac OS.   

Well, let us consider a scenario where your important documents get deleted. You would have created a document related to the project on your Mac computer and your Mac computer will not be having any antivirus application to safeguard your data. Due to that, you won’t notice that your Mac computer is affected from dangerous viruses. As a result, along with your project documents many other data gets deleted due to virus attack. After it gets deleted, you will be frustrated and will be thinking is it possible to restore deleted documents on Mac? Yes, it is possible by using Mac File Recovery software to perform deleted documents recovery on Mac and it can also recover files after emptying Trash.

However, now you don't have to get worried about Mac deleted document recovery because, this task can be easily accomplished or you can restore deleted files Mavericks by using a well known recovery tool named as Mac File Recovery Software. This effective software helps you to recover deleted files from MacBook, Mac mini, MacBook Air, iMac, MacBook Pro, etc.

General scenarios for deletion of documents on Mac:

  • Emptying Trash Folder: The deleted files on Mac system will be stored in its Trash folder, which is a temporary storage space. In hurry, instead of retrieving some documents from Trash you will empty the trash which may lead to document deletion if any important document are present in it.
  • Accidental Deletion: Sometimes, your hard drive storage will be full and you try to delete some unwanted documents to free up the space. While deleting the unwanted documents, accidentally you will delete some important documents along with it which results in deletion of documents.  
  • Improper Transfer: If there is an abrupt power surge while transferring documents from flash drive to Mac PC or vice versa then you may end up in deletion of documents on Mac Operating System.

Whatever may be the reason for deletion of documents, you can use Mac File Recovery software. It is powerful software which helps you to know how to recover deleted documents on Mac computers. This software is easy to understand by non-technical users too.

Salient Features of Mac File Recovery software:

The Mac File Recovery is efficient software compared to any other software available in the market to retrieve deleted documents on mac. This software retrieves all your permanently deleted files like excel files, word files, videos, photos, etc. in a short period of time. The functionality of this software is unique which gives exact results by recovering all the deleted files. It can recover deleted files from flash drive, pen drives and memory cards also. This software has a wide range of supported file systems and different scanning algorithm to recover lost files from inaccessible volumes. It can recover deleted documents on Mac with the support of file systems like HFS+, HFSX, FAT16 and FAT 32.It has a special feature called “Save Recovery Session”, which allows you to resume the saved process at any time. Once the scanning process is completed, you can preview the data which are recovered.   

Steps to perform deleted document recovery on Mac:

Step 1: Download and Install Mac File Recovery Software to recover deleted documents on Mac system and then launch the tool. From the main screen, select "Recover Files" option to perform deleted documents recovery on Mac.

Recover Deleted Documents on Mac  - Main Screen

Fig 1: Main Screen

Step 2: In order to recover deleted documents on Mac, choose "Recover Deleted Files" option from the next screen.

Restore Deleted Documents on Mac  - Select Option

Fig 2: Select Required Option

Step 3: Now select the volume from which you need to retrieve deleted documents on Mac.

Recovering Deleted Documents on Mac  - Select Drive

Fig 3: Select Volume

Step 4: Finally, when the process is completed, select the restored documents and save it back.

How to Recover Deleted Documents on Mac?  - Save Recovered Files

Fig 4: Recovered Documents

 

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