Free Mac email recovery: How to recover deleted email on Mac?

Posted by Juno to Mac Data Recovery on September 11th, 2017

My Mac has a Mac OS X operating system, and I use Apple Mail to manage my emails. Yesterday I mistakenly deleted some valuable incoming emails when I was clearing my Apple Mail box. Those emails were also not in my Gmail email box, so I have lost them. Is it possible to recover deleted email on Mac? Is there any Mac email recovery software?

Apple Mails is the most popular tool to manage emails on Mac operating system. It is a built-in application that can be used to access email accounts of various major email providers, including Apple's iCloud, Google, Yahoo, AOL, QQ. Sometimes, we may delete useful emails by mistake like the above case and then need to get deleted emails back.

3 methods to recover deleted email on Mac

Here are several solutions can help to recover deleted email on Mac:

Method 1: Find emails from "deleted messages" tab of Apple Mail

The first and easiest way is to find the lost emails from the "deleted messages" tab of Apple Mail. Just open Apple Mail, choose "deleted messages" tab to check whether the deleted emails can be found.

Method 2: Find emails from Mac Trash

Trash also can help us a lot after our accidental deletion. Just open Trash and start to search for the deleted emails. If lost emails are found, click Recover to get them back.

Method 3: Recover deleted email on Mac with data recovery software

There are also cases that both the above two methods fail. Under that condition, the third as well as the most powerful solution is recommended: find reliable data recovery software. Free Mac email recovery software - iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery is all we need to recover deleted email on Mac.

Tips for Mac email Recovery

Please note that iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery are used for common storage devices, like Macintosh HD, external hard drive, USB flash drive, memory card, pen drive, etc. while mobile phone is not supported.

What's more, if we delete emails when accessing email account with web browser instead of Apple Mail, iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery can't help to get those deleted emails back. That's because when accessing emails through web browser, the emails are stored on the storage devices of the email provider rather than our own Mac.

Free Mac email recovery software - iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery

iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery is a professional & free Mac email recovery software that can recover deleted email on Mac, recover email deleted from Apple Mail, recover email emptied from Mac Trash, etc. on macOS 10.12 and Mac OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7.

iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery also has reliable performances on video recovery, photo recovery, documents recovery, audio recovery, archive recovery, and the recovery of many other types of files. Just download and install iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery, we can recover deleted files emptied from Mac Trash, recover data from formatted, unmountable, unreadable, inaccessible or corrupted Macintosh HD, external hard drive, USB flash drive, memory card, pen drive, etc.

Tutorial for recovering deleted email on Mac

Step 1: Download and install iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery on Mac.

Step 2: Launch this free Mac email recovery software, and select the drive where we lost email.

Step 3: Click "Next" to scan all deleted files on the drive.

Free Mac email recovery - iBoysoft Mac Data Recovery

Step 4: After scanning finishes, click "Type" and choose "Emails". Choose emails we want and click "Recover" to get them back.

We can also choose other types of files and recover them.

Step 5: Have a check to ensure all lost emails are recovered.

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