Recovering My Files from Mac OS X

“My Mac computer holds very crucial files in it. Yesterday I removed few unwanted files from system to free up some memory space. Along with junk files, I unintentionally deleted few of my files which is very important. After losing files, I went on frantic search to discover my files but unfortunately I didn't find any. Is there any way to rescue deleted files from Mac OS X? Awaiting for your answer!!!”

Mac is most reliable OS, developed by Apple Inc. Graphical interface and features present in Mac OS is user friendly, high speed and easy to use. However losing files have become very common situation faced by many users. Below mentioned are few scenarios that leads to loss of files from Macintosh:

  • Accidentally pressing ‘Command + Shift + Option + Delete’ keys together will clear Trash without any notification, where deleted files get permanently removed from Mac machine
  • If any interruption occur while synchronizing Mac files with iCloud service, then these files may get lost from it
  • While transferring files from Mac computer to external drive if any unknown interruption occurs then it leads to loss of files
  • Using unknown third party application tends to deletion of your precious files sometimes
  • Turning off your system abruptly when files are being processed can cause severe loss of files
  • Sometimes enabling 'Auto Empty' option will wipe your Trash Bin every time you delete your file

Program to restore files from Mac:

Yodot Mac File Recovery tool can extract lost or deleted files from various Macintosh machines. By performing appropriate file signature scan, you can retrieve lost and deleted Notes successfully. You can get back deleted Pages documents, Notes, Number files, archives, KeyNote files, basic media files, compressed files, and other file types from various storage drives. This utility can recover files from memory card, pen drive, portable hard drive, SSD drives and so on. It can recover lost and deleted files from MacBook as well as on MacBook Pro, Mac Mini, MacBook Air, Mac Pro systems. It can also recover deleted, lost, formatted data from Mac volumes / drives with HFS, HFS+, HFSX and FAT file systems. Along with lost, this application can recover removed files from Mac machines having Leopard OS X 10.5, Snow Leopard OS X 10.6, Lion OS X 10.7, Mountain Lion OS X 10.8, Mavericks OS X 10.9 and Yosemite OS X 10.10 versions. This product is guaranteed with 100% recovery results in favorable conditions.

Steps to retrieve files from Mac computer:

  • Download and install Yodot Mac File Recovery program on your Mac computer
  • Launch the software and wait till the main screen pops up
  • On main window you will get two options like 'Deleted File Recovery' and 'Lost File Recovery'
  • Now click on required option to rescue your files
  • In next screen, select the drive from which your files are lost; also mention type of files that you wish to restore from Mac OS X
  • After completion of scanning process, recovered files will be displayed in two distinct view types such as 'Data View' and 'File Type View'
  • Switch between those view modes and have a look at retrieved data
  • Then Save them in desired destination location using Save option on reliable storage device


  • Check twice or thrice before deleting multiple files from Trash
  • Avoid adding new files to your Mac computer after file deletion
  • Do not empty Trash Bin without confirmation