Searching for a way to get back missing video files from trash!!!

‘I have dragged some video files to trash & then right clicked the ‘Empty trash’ option accidentally. Now I realized that among the deleted files I erased a tutorial video clip which is really important for me. Downloading it again will take more time. How to recover deleted videos from trash?’

Don’t worry, if you are facing this scenario. Recovery of deleted video from Trash has become easier with the help of trash recovery Mac software. Video files or other types of files when deleted from the Mac machine get re-directed to the trash folder which is the temporary location for deleted files so that in future if you need that file then you can restore them back to the original location. But when video files are deleted from Mac trash then it cannot be recovered unless you use a recovery tool to get them back.

There are many reasons which cause data loss from Mac machine.

  • You may have deleted the files from Trash by mistake using Shift + Command + Delete keys. This method deletes all the video files along with other files that are present in the Trash. It is a shortcut method to empty the Trash.
  • Sometimes you may clear your trash folder thinking that the files present in it are no longer needed and taking unnecessary space in disk space. But later you realize that while emptying the trash an important video file got deleted & you have not watched it. Also you do not have backup of that video file.
  • You may have done an automatic clear setting on trash to remove the files automatically after certain time. After some days you may forget about it and do some task and erase some video files thinking that they will be on trash and can recover them back when desired. While checking later you discover that all some of the video files are deleted because of the setting done by you.

Trash Mac recovery tool is the best software to restore files after facing the above mentioned scenarios. You can retrieve files from trash on Mac machines such as iMac, Mac Mini, Macbook Air, MacBook Pro, etc. It uses strong algorithm which scans the trash folder in order to locate & restore erased video files on the basis of their unique signature. It can also retrieve files from hard drive formatted with HFS+ & HFSX partitions. It recovers file without causing any damage to the file structure of the original file. Apart from video files the software can also recover different types of files like images, songs, word, excel, etc. Check out the site to get back images from trash Mac of different file formats such as JPG, JPEG, PNG, RAW, PSD, etc. You can use trial version of the software. You can view the list of recovered list, if you are satisfied with the result then you can save it by purchasing the tool.

Procedure to recover deleted videos from trash:

Step1: Select “Recover Photos” option from the first window after launching the software as shown in Fig 1.

How to Recover Deleted Videos from Trash - Main Screen

Fig 1: Main Screen

Step2: On the next screen select “Recover Deleted Photos” option and then select the drive from where your video file was deleted.

How to Recover Deleted Videos from Trash - Choose Drive Screen

Fig 2: Select Drive

Step3: After completion of scanning process, you can view the list of file recovered.

How to Recover Deleted Videos from Trash - Preview Screen

Fig 3: Recovered Files

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