Restore Deleted Videos from iMovie

“When I had mistakenly deleted video files from iMovie I was relaxed, because I have thought of restoring them from Mac Trash folder. But, bad luck followed me, while I was trying to restore iMovie videos from Trash I unintentionally clicked in “Empty Trash” option. I don’t have other copies of those iMovie video files. Please anyone who has idea about recovering permanently deleted video files from iMovie can help me out!! Thanks in advance!”

In above specified instant iMovie video files got deleted due to misplacement of mouse pointer or user carelessness. However, irrespective of the cause one can retrieve deleted videos from iMovie using any reliable media file restoration application until unless its storage space overwritten by new data. Therefore, it is suggested not to store new files on Mac hard drive volume from where you have deleted videos of iMovie in order to avoid overwriting of data.

Some other reasons for deletion of videos from iMovie are:

  • Formatting Mac volume containing iMovie video files results in removal of those videos along with other files saved in it
  • Videos from iMovie might also get deleted due to suspicious virus or malware attacks on Macintosh system
  • Conflicts between iMovie and other invalid third party applications installed in Mac system may even contributes to deletion of videos from iMovie

iMovie video file recovery software:

One can go for Yodot Mac Photo Recovery software to retrieve back deleted videos from iMovie on Mac system. This tool is integrated with advanced algorithms to bring back deleted videos from iMovie under any critical data loss situations on Mac computer. Using this utility, you can also rescue missing or lost iMovie video files after file transfer error, storage device corruption, application malfunction, etc. Even, this program allows you to get back removed or lost images, songs, RAW images and other media files from Macintosh system hard drive, portable hard drive, pen drive, memory card, memory stick, iPod and other storage drives. Including deleted or missing iMovie video files, one can also recover lost Sony Vegas files, iTunes podcasts, QuickTime movie files and many more easily on Mac computer. On other hand, this application is compatible with various versions of Mac operating systems like Mac OS X Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks.

Easy steps to rescue deleted videos from iMovie:

  • Download and install Yodot Mac Photo Recovery utility to Mac computer
  • Run the application and follow to the on-screen procedure
  • From main screen, make use of “Deleted Photo Recovery” option to get back deleted video files from iMovie on Mac system
  • Later, software scans and displays all the volumes present on that Macintosh machine
  • Select the Mac volume from where you want to extract deleted video from iMovie and click on “Next” button
  • After that program scans the selected Mac hard drive volume and displays all the deleted videos from iMovie
  • Mark the iMovie video files and preview those video files before saving them
  • Finally, browse for the destination location on Mac system in order to save retrieved videos from iMovie. However, not the same Mac volume from where you have restored them

Instructions to Consider:

  • Backup your favorite iMovie video files on external storage device
  • Confirm twice before emptying Trash or deleting iMovie video files from Mac Trash

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