How to Restore iMovie Videos from Trash?

The best thing about a Mac system is its powerful built-in apps which explore new possibilities to entertain its users with amazing features. iMovie is one such among most popular apps provided with Mac OS X. With this video application you can browse, edit, play and share videos instantly. When using iMovie application, many of the users run into trouble by deleting their favorite files in hurry or mistakenly. Unfortunately, if you are also in the queue and looking for a solution to retrieve your desired iMovie video clips which have deleted from Trash, following information is just for you.

There are few things that may result in deletion of your essential iMovie videos from the Trash. Let’s see what has occurred behind deletion of iMovie files from the Trash meanwhile when you were in file deletion process:

  • After putting iMovie file in to the Trash if you again try to delete them, target files will be removed from the Trash also
  • When you make the Trash bin empty soon after deleting iMovie files, nothing remains there inside the Trash
  • If you employ Command + Shift + Delete key combination, deleted iMovie file will get deleted bypassing the Trash

Even after you have tossed iMovie file in the Trash and then have emptied the Trash as well chances of file recovery very bright but to make this come true you will have to rely upon software solution. However if you had taken back up of iMovie files, you can simply bring them back.

Software to extract Trashed iMovie files!

Yodot Mac Photo Recovery is a recommended utility that is being used over the world for recovering Trash deleted iMovie files on Mac OS X based computers. It is the most reliable software available for deleted or lost iMovie video files recovery. With this app, you can easily restore iMovie clips, photos and other media files which are deleted from the Trash bin after emptying it or accidental deletion. This application can be utilized to extract MOV, M4P, MP4, AVI, FLV and all other type video files from Mac computer hard drive, external HDD, USB flash drive, memory cards, iPods and other storage devices. Also this powerful tool enables you to in restoring photos from iPhoto Library, music from iTunes, etc on Mac. With this cost-effective solution, you can undelete various kinds of media files which are lost under almost all circumstances on Mac OS X.

Simple steps to rescue iMovie files:

  • Download Yodot Mac Photo Recovery program on your Mac computer where iMovie files are deleted
  • Install the software properly after that launch it to open main screen
  • You can see two modes, “Deleted Photo Recovery” and “Lost File Recovery” on main screen
  • Select “Deleted Photo Recovery“ option and click on Next
  • This utility will scan the system to display all volumes from where files can be recovered. Select volume that represents the Trash bin and proceed further
  • Application scans the selected volume and displays all deleted iMovie files under Data view and File Type view
  • Select desired iMovie files by using any of above file representation mode and use “Preview” option
  • Specify the desired location on your Mac computer to save recovered iMovie files and click on “Save” button

Important Tips!

  • Save copy of video files prior to perform various operations on video file with iMovie app
  • Cross check the Trash for important files before emptying it
  • Avoid saving the data on your Mac computer to ensure complete retrieval of iMovie files from the Trash

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