Recover Deleted Folder from Mac Trash

  • Recovers all the files and folders deleted from Traash on Mac OS X including Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite,and their earlier versions
  • Offers free preview of the recovered files & folders in the demo version itself before you activate th complete version of the software
  • Also supports data recovery from USB flash drive, pen drive, external hard drive, memory card, and much more devices
  • Restores data from corrupted, formatted, and deleted Volumes that are formatted with HFS, HFS+, exFAT, and other file systems

Mac is a UNIX based operating system developed by Apple Inc., which is widely used all over the world due to its simple graphical user interface. It is one of the first operating systems to use entirely GUI; it does not use a command line interface. Mac OS X is the latest version of Mac, which supports multi-touch questers. There are many inbuilt Apps to surf Web, send emails, watch movies, video chat, organize files and content in a simpler, elegant look. You can download more Apps from the Mac App Store; it also keeps track of your applications and informs you to when an update is available so that you have always the latest features of every app.

There are always some circumstances when folders may get deleted or lost from Mac System knowingly or unknowingly. The Trash in Mac holds any deleted folders and files. When you delete folder or files from Mac using “Delete” then its reference is deleted from allocation table and stored in Trash. But when you delete files and folder from external storage devices like an external hard disk, memory card, pen drive or by using “Command + Delete” from Mac system then deleted items will not be stored in the Trash Can. If deleted files and folder are stored in the Trash then you can retrieve or delete them permanently from Trash Mac easily.

But it is not easy to recover deleted folder after emptying Trash on Mac. In such case, you need to use the "Folder Recovery" software which is an effective powerful tool which scans the entire hard drive and recovers folder deleted from Trash Mac within a few minutes. This tool has an inbuilt smart algorithm which identifies almost all types of files without modifying it and will not let you worry about how to recover folder deleted from Trash Mac.

How is it possible to recover deleted folder from Mac Trash?

Actually, when you delete folders or files from Trash, only entries from file allocation table are removed and files and folders will be still intact on the hard drive and can be restored by employing a reliable Mac data recovery tool. Only you need to do is to stop using Mac system to prevent overwriting of deleted or lost folders and files to recover all data.

Common reasons behind deletion of a folder from Mac Trash

  • Emptying Trash: When there is less memory space on your Mac system, you may empty the Trash to increase memory space.
  • Pressing "Option-Shift-Command-Delete": It will empty Trash without dialog, and the folders stored in Trash will be deleted permanently.
  • Bypass Trash: Files and folders deleted from External storage devices like pen drive, memory card, external hard drive, memory stick, etc. will not be directed to Trash. Folder deleted using “Command + Delete” also bypass the Trash.

Unique features of the Folder Recovery software

Folder Recovery software is designed with advanced algorithms to recover folder deleted from Trash Mac without any modifications. It can be used to retrieve folders deleted from other storage devices like hard disk, pen drive, memory card, etc. Using this prominent utility, you can even recover lost folders from your Mac HDD. It is powerful enough to recover folder from a deleted partition on Mac even after formatting/ reformatting. It is smart enough which identifies almost all types of files including RAR files, music, videos, picture, documents, PPT, PSD and so on. It has a great GUI which enables any novice user to recover folders from emptied trash as an expert without any prior technical knowledge. It provides you review option to check recovered folder on Mac prior to save. The Windows version of this software can be used to restore folder after emptying the Recycle Bin on Windows 10, 8, 7, XP, and so on.

Steps to perform Mac Trash Bin recovery:

Step 1: Download and install the Folder Recovery software on your Mac. The main window will appear as shown in Fig 1.

Recover Deleted Folders From Trash on Mac - Main Screen

Fig 1: Welcome Screen

Step 2: Select the “Recover Deleted/Lost files” option from that main window. After that, a new screen will appear as displayed in Fig 2, from which click on the “Recover Deleted Files” option.

Recover Lost Folders From Trash on Mac - Select Option

Fig 2: Select Lost Files option

Step 3: Now choose the Mac volume from which you want to recover your folders & press next button to start the scanning process.

Recover Deleted Folders From Trash on Mac  - Select volume

Fig 3: Select Volume

Step 4: After performing a complete scan of your Mac volume, it will show lost/recovered files & folders in “File type view”. Fig 4 shows a list of recovered folders, which you can save to any desired storage location after purchasing the full version and activating it.

Recovered Deleted Folders From Trash on Mac - Final Recovered Window

Fig 4: Recovered folders