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Any Way to Recover Files Emptied from Mac Trash? Please Help

I accidentally deleted and emptied files from the Trash on my Mac. Now, I have lost all the files and photos. Any way for me to recover the file?

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iBoysoft author Wilsey Young

Wilsey Young

Answered on Monday, April 29, 2024

Hello! If you have backed up the deleted files in Time Machine, you can get them back after emptying the Trash bin on your Mac. 

However, Time Machine is not favored by every Mac user, who may confront the questions, of how to recover files from Trash on Mac, and whether permanently deleted files can be recovered.

With iBoysoft Data Recovery for Mac, you can easily retrieve your files emptied from Trash. You can free download and the steps below show how to recover permanently deleted files on Mac. 


  1. Download, install, and launch iBoysoft Data Recover for Mac.
  2. Select the drive that contained the deleted files. Click Search for Lost Data and the scan will start at once.
  3. When the scanning is over, you can find and preview the files you want in the list.
  4. Tick the checkbox of recoverable files and click on the Recover button to recover files to a new location.

Best Wishes!


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