Mac File Recovery from Emptied Trash
Trash is often a temporary storage for files that were deleted from a hard drive. Typically, a Trash is presented like a unique file directory for the user that permits to browse and undelete files that have been deleted by mistake. Trash in Mac is comparable to Recycle Bin in Windows, the location where the files that are deleted from Mac hard drive are temporarily stored. Generally, Trash is an invisible folder in Mac system that is located at the root level of the drive. In the trash folder, accurate documentation is maintained of every file and directory’s original location. Whenever you move a file in to the Trash, it can be temporarily residing in an invisible folder of your home directory. Actually, Trash is a folder that will also expand its size with each new deleted file or folders. The key difference between Recycle Bin and Trash is you can modify as well as restrict the size of Recycle Bin in Windows however, in Mac you are unable to limit the size of Trash. If you wish to restore the file then anytime you can easily restore it from Trash.
Often, user might have accidentally emptied the Trash and this could result in data loss. However, the files deleted from Trash are not permanently erased from the Mac hard drive. Rather than that, merely the allocation information of files is deleted making the files inaccessible. In reality, these are still present in the storage media until they are overwritten by new data. In such situations, you can achieve Mac recovery from emptied Trash by taking advantage of Mac data recovery software.
Mac Recovery is a consistent and well-designed Mac data recovery software that allows you to retrieve files which are lost due to accidentally emptied Trash. In case, if you have accidentally deleted few important files from hard disk then this tool also lets you to perform Mac hard disk recovery.
With the purpose of recovering files deleted from Trash, you need to follow the steps given below:
Step 1: Launch the demo version of the software by double clicking on the software icon present on desktop. Once you launch the software you get 3 options as shown in the below figure. Then you need to select appropriate option, which lets you to recover lost or deleted files.
Step 2: As soon as you click on “Volume Recovery”, you get a new window with displays all the connected volumes to your Mac machine. Select the appropriate volume and click on Next. If user has more than one volume, it shows all volumes present on hard disk. Select the particular volume and click on “Next”.
Step 3: On clicking “Next” button, software begins to scan the drive.
Step 4: When the scanning process completes software displays all the files, which were deleted or lost. You can also preview the recovered files and if you are satisfied with the software’s recovery results, you can go ahead and purchase the software and save the recovered data.