Smart Solution to Retrieve Delete Word Documents on Mac

Microsoft word is one of the popular and common applications of Microsoft Office suite. This Word is beneficial for business as well as home users. Using this you can create, edit, save and print the electronic documents. With the help of features provided in the Word app, you can write official letters, business documents, create collage project report, etc. and save it in doc or docx format on the Mac system. However, Word file may get deleted from the Mac system unknowingly due to human mistake or logical errors in turn causing huge loss of crucial information.

Assume that you have created a project report in the Word file on Mac system, which is to be submitted on the next day and at the same time you wished to delete list of Word documents which are no more in use to avoid confusion. While performing this task you may mistakenly selected your report too and deleted it. You may have a habit of emptying trash soon after deleting some items. Hence, you were not able to find any trace of your deleted Word files in system. In such case, you may become panic and hurry in search of methods to recover deleted Word documents from Mac. Also, you might ask questions in forums to get back deleted MS Word documents on Mac if anybody knows.

Losing important documents containing crucial data would really make you terrific. But, need not lose temper and feel depressed. You can make use of amazing software named Undelete Mac and perform the task of deleted Word file recovery on Mac in just fractions of seconds. This undo delete toolkit can restore Word file on Mac after deletion safely and securely without losing single doc.

Scenarios that cause deletion of Word file from the Mac system:

  • When you want to move the Word document from one volume to other on Mac system, you may prefer using cut paste method. If this process gets interrupted due to power failure or any other reason, then you may lose the Word document from the Mac machine.
  • This common mistake arises when user’s delete their Word documents using “Command + Shift + Delete” key combination. Whenever user deletes a document by using this combination, the files skips from the Mac Trash and gets permanently deleted. If you are the one who has accidentally deleted some of your important documents by “Command + shift + Delete” keys, then this may cause many problems to you because you cannot restore you deleted files from Mac Trash easily.
  • Sometimes users format their Mac hard drive to improve its performance and enhance data accessing speed. If they perform formatting after taking proper backup of important documents then it’s ok, but if not then they will lose all documents and other files from Mac computer easily and in turn face huge data loss.

Generally, deleting a file or a document will not erase the files permanently. It just marks the file as deleted and sets the space for storing new files, but the actual data remains intact until and unless deleted file is overwritten with new one. So before overwriting with new file you can undelete Mac files easily by using Mac Undelete software.

Incredible features of Undelete Mac Tool:

In order to find deleted Word documents on Mac, you need to use efficient recovery tool. Undelete Mac is the best software that can retrieve documents deleted due to any scenario like accidental, intention deletion, etc. Apart from recovering deleted document, this toolkit can effectively recover deleted camera pictures on Mac including music, video and RAW photo files on all versions of Mac like Mac OS X including Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard), Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard), Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion), Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) and Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks), etc. You can use this restoration tool to get back all types of file formats from pen drive, iPod, memory card, MMC card and other from other external devices within brief time. This wizard has friendly interface so that even a user with less computer knowledge can restore Word file on Mac after deletion without any assistance.

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.x and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion & Mavericks)

Step 1: Download and install the trial version of Undelete Mac software. Start the application by double clicking on the desktop shortcut icon. The main screen appears as shown in Figure 1. From the main screen select "Recover Files" option.

Find Deleted Word Documents on Mac - Main Screen

Figure 1. Main Screen

Step 2: Now, in order to retrieve deleted Word documents on Mac, select "Recover Deleted Files" option from the screen.

Find Deleted Word Documents on Mac - Select Recover Deleted Files

Figure 2. Select Recover Deleted Files

Step 3: Select the drive from which you want to get back deleted Word files and then click on "Next" button

Find Deleted Word Documents on Mac - Select Appropriate File Types window

Figure 3. Select Appropriate File Type

Step 4: The application will start scanning the selected drive and will retrieve deleted files. After the completion of recovery process, the software will display list of restored Word documents. You can view the files using the "Preview" option.

Find Deleted Word Documents on Mac - Preview Window

Figure 4. Preview Window

Requirements: Mac OS X 10.5.x and above (including Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion & Mavericks)

For Leopard (10.5) and
Snow Leopard (10.6) Users

For Lion (10.7), Mountain Lion (10.8),
Mavericks and Yosemite (10.10) Users