Yesterday night by mistakenly i have deleted the precious photos from Mac. It is a great shocked to me, i don’t k now how to recover my entire deleted photo? How can i recover deleted photo, multimedia files, and music files from the Mac? Please anyone help or give the solution in which i can able to recover my whole precious picture which is already lost from my System.
If you lose some file from your System, it is possible to recover all deleted photo from the System. To recover the deleted photos you have to download the recovery program. You can download to a disk because this recovery program itself is writing to the disk.
You have to visible to that files and folders which are hidden. Open a terminal window which is inside the application Utilities/Terminal, then you have to paste the below given command which activates the ability to see the hidden files.
defaults write com.apple.Finder AppleShowAllFiles TRUE
Open the finder to find the trashes folder from the hard drive by right click on it to fetch contextual menu then click on Get Info.
From the bottom area you will find Sharing and Permission area, it is necessary to change the Access Privileges, click on the lock icon and then type your password. You can find it from the location .trashes of Mac hard drive in Macintosh HD\ users\ your username\ .trashes. Click on the Privilege column and set all to Read and Write. Then again go to the Finder and click on it. Copy the folder and paste it into your separate drive and reset the Access Privileges.
How to use Photo Recovery
Step1. Main interface of Stellar Phoenix Photo Recovery (for Mac) If the images/music/videos are saved in your camera or external media, such as SD Card, USB drives etc, first attach it to your computer and then open the software. Click on ‘Recover Photo, Audio, & Video’ button.
Step2. A list of all the drives and logical volumes appears. Select the drive or volume you need to scan and click ‘Scan Now’. You may also click ‘Advanced Scan’ at the bottom of the same screen to perform selective recovery of your lost photos, videos, and music files.
Step3. When you click ‘Advanced Scan’, the above screen is displayed. Click on the desired file category (i.e. Photo, Audio, or Video) on the right. The ‘File List’ tab displays a list of all supported file types that fall under the chosen category. Select the desired file types for recovery and click on the arrow icon at the bottom-right corner of the screen to begin the scanning process. Note – For professionals, there is also option; ‘Select Range’ to recover photos, videos, and music from select a particular region of the media.
Step4. The software displays a simultaneous preview of photos during the scan. When the scanning process is completed, all the recovered files are listed in the left-hand side in separate folders according to the category i.e. Photos, Video, and Music. The files in a particular folder are listed in the right-bottom pane. Click a particular file to see its preview in the upper right pane. Select the files you need to recover and click on ‘Recover’ button.
Step5. A dialog box appears asking you to specify a location to save these files. Choose the desired destination. The software saves all the recovered files at your specified location.