iTunes Music Recovery from Hard Drive

“It was my routine to download apps through iTunes and I don’t think much before installing any application in my Mac machine. Few weeks before, I realized that I am running out of space on my Mac hard drive; so I planned to free hard drive space by uninstalling some applications. In the process of uninstalling applications through iTunes, I accidentally deleted even my music library folder. Entire set of music tracks were removed instantly from Mac system and I don’t have backup of any of iTunes music files. Can anyone tell me helpful procedure for restoring iTunes music from Mac hdd? Thanks!”

iTunes is the most desired utility that is widely used in Mac machines to synchronize music from iPod to system or vice versa. Users can update their music collection with just one click without facing any hassle. But, at times, this simple synchronization process can go bad resulting in loss of iTunes music from Mac hard disk.

Listed below are scenarios that lead to loss of iTunes music from hard drive:

  • Transfer errors may occur while moving songs from iTunes to other drives that leads to loss of music files
  • Accidentally formatting volume where iTunes music is stored causes deletion of all songs from respective volume
  • While emptying Trash folder user may fail to check its contents that may lead to loss of entire set of iTunes music files that were moved to Trash
  • Abrupt halt to the synchronization process when music is being moved from system to device can incur in loss of important iTunes music files

iTunes music recovery software:

Yodot Mac Photo Recovery software plays a vital role in recovering lost / deleted iTunes music from hard drive on Mac machine. This utility easily restores all types of iTunes music from Mac hard drive with the help of advanced list of options. Including iTunes music files from hard drive; you can also get back iTunes music from external hard drive, USB drive, memory card, MP3 player and other storage devices that can be connected to Mac machine. It has simple graphical user interface, which helps even a novice user to restore music on Mac desktop and laptop including Mac Pro, iMac, Mac Mini, MacBook Air and MacBook hard drives. It can identify and rescue various music file formats such as MP3, MP4, AIFF, AIF, AMR, M4b, WAV, MIDI, M4A, AIFC, RA, ALAC, WMA, MPC, etc. Other than music files, this Mac photo retrieval tool can extract generic photos, RAW pictures, videos and other documents from Mac hard drive as well as from removal storage drives on Mac OS X Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion and Mavericks machines. If you face any trouble block during music retrieval process, you can send take the help of technical support team to solve problem as soon as possible.

Steps to extract iTunes music from hard drive on Mac machine:

  • Download Yodot Mac Photo Recovery tool in the system with help of admin account and install it on your Macintosh system
  • Once the installation process gets completed, user can find shortcut icon on desktop
  • Run the program and from main screen of utility click on ‘Deleted Photo Recovery’ or ‘Lost Photo Recovery’ based on scenario that has resulted in loss of iTunes music from Mac hard drive
  • Now from the next window mark hard drive or specific volume from where music files has to be restored
  • Select music files and then start scanning procedure by clicking on Next button
  • After completion of scanning rescued list of music files can be shown in ‘Data View’or ‘File Type View’ respectively
  • Select and preview any desired music file and save them to the location you prefer on your Mac computer or save them on external storage drive

Informative Tips:

  • Keep backup of important music files on separate external hard drive to overcome data loss
  • Avoid installation of unknown applications from iTunes Library
  • Maintain proper connection while transferring music files from Mac system to external storage devices

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