Recover Files from El Capitan OS X

Have you accidentally lost or erased files from Mac El Capitan OS X? Then this article is worthy to read. Data loss on latest version that is equipped with state of art technology is very sad. This is because no matter how powerful the security measure is, data threats seems to probe a way to hit you on face unexpectedly. So knowing how to restore data from Mac El Capitan is important.

Here are few scenarios discussed briefly wherein you could end up on data loss:

Scenario 1: “I have lost many vital files from Mac El Capitan Trash. What happened is while deleting numerous files, I noticed that I have erased some precious files on Mac computer. I immediately checked Trash folder to restore them, but the hell I did is; I accidentally emptied Trash instead of restoring files from it. Is there any way to recover deleted files from it? Please help!”

Scenario 2: “Is there any easiest way to retrieve files from Mac El Capital computer? I don't know what had happened, but my entire files and folders got deleted. I was trying to find how to recover files from Macintosh but I did not get the right answer. Can anyone please let me know how to recover deleted files from El Capitan OS X? Awaiting for your suggestion”

Scenario 3: “Recently, I dragged confidential files to pen drive and left the process to complete. The process was very slow so I stopped the process suddenly. Later when I opened the folder, none of the files where available. Moreover my pen drive became unreadable and now all the ways are closed. Is there any way by which I can recover files from Mac El Capitan OS X?”

Software to recover files from Mac El Capitan OS X:

If you are on wrong side of data loss, take assurance that you are not defeated yet. Competent data recovery tool like Yodot Mac File Recovery can battle any level of data loss and deletion to recover your valuable files within short span of time. It software uses its advanced techniques to scan your complete hard drive to recover files, basic media files, compressed files, etc. and lets you retrieve them with ease. It can recover files from various storage device formatted with FAT16, FAT32, ExFAT, HFS+ and HFS file system. It can recover files from Mac USB drive, memory card, portable hard drive, FireWire drives, SSD and so on. Addition to El Capitan OS X 10.11, Pro version of this application can recover data from Lion OS X 10.7, Leopard OS X 10.5, Snow Leopard OS X 10.6, Mountain Lion OS X 10.8, Mavericks OS X 10.9 and Yosemite OS X 10.10 with 100% recovery result.

How to use the software?

  • Navigate here and download Yodot Mac File Recovery program on Mac El Capitan OS X
  • Install and launch the software and wait till the main screen pops up
  • On main screen you will get two options like 'Deleted File Recovery' and 'Lost File Recovery'
  • Now click on required option to get back the files
  • In next screen, select the drive from which files are lost from Mac machine
  • 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 Notes
  • Then Save them on desired destination location using Save option on reliable storage device


  • Take back up of important files in separate external device regularlly
  • Avoid adding new files to your Mac El Capitan computer after file deletion