Mac Folders Undelete Tool

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

Macintosh or Mac OS X has always been appreciated for its innovative technology and brilliant features. There are series of Mac OS X that are designed by Apple Inc which are supposed to be flawless. Based on the needs of individuals for business organizations or for personal use there are different kind of operating systems designed. Mac OS X stores digital data on its hard drive in the form of files. The type and format of file depends upon the type of application that you are using to create a file. Mac OS X uses HFS (Hierarchical File System), HFS+, HFSX file formats for managing and manipulating data on the hard drive.

Mac hard drive can be divided into several partitions called volumes. Each volume is formatted using a file system such as HFS, HFS+, HFSX, etc for storing and organizing data. Partitions are done to separate the operating system files from personal files and to utilize the disk space efficiently and to boost up system performance. Different operating systems can be installed in different volumes. Even after using the safest operating system, Mac OS is still prone to data loss.Data loss is a common problem faced by almost all computer users. The loss can be due to unintentionally deleting volume, files, folders, volume header corruption, file system corruption, etc. Then to undelete Mac folder you need data recovery software.

There are some prominent reasons that cause data loss such as,

  • Accidental deletion of volume: While deleting the unwanted volume from Mac if you unknowingly select the wrong volume then this causes a severe data loss.
  • Volume header corruption : If the volume header that stores the information of volume itself as volume size, type of file system used, starting sector address, time of creation, etc. If the volume header gets damaged or corrupted, then the entire volume becomes inaccessible and there is huge data loss.
  • File system corruption: If the file system that is being used by volume for storing and organizing data gets corrupted or damaged by getting infected from some harmful virus then also the whole volume is inaccessible and result in major data loss.

All the reasons mentioned above cause deletion of files from Mac volumes. To execute file retrieval on Mac volumes you need to have backup of your important files and folders. If you do not posses a complete up to date backup then this results in severe data loss. Under such conditions to restore your lost and deleted files or folders you need to make use of powerful and effective Mac data recovery software. Undelete Mac is an excellent tool specially designed to restore lost and deleted volumes.

This software has some distinct features which makes it more recommended among Mac users. It can retrieve files from SD card on Mac efficiently. It restores data from formatted and re-formatted volumes or drives. It restores all the media files. It supports Intel and Power PC Mac platforms. Different files types can be restored and identified based on their unique signatures. You can also successfully execute iPhoto Library recovery on Mac and is also the best choice for any Mac user to opt for, so download the free trial version of this application and check its capability by previewing the restored result. If you are pleased with the result obtained then you can save the result by buying the full version.

Note: With the help of this tool you can easily recover deleted files from Mac OS X Lion, Mountain Lion, Leopard, Snow Leopard and recently released Mavericks with ease. Go to this link, to know more:

Steps to Undelete Mac folder are as follows:

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

Mac undelete Floder main page

Figure 1. Main Screen

Step 2: Select "Recover Files" option from the main screen. To retrieve deleted files select "Recover Deleted Files" option from the screen that is shown in Figure 2 and proceed.

Select Recover Deleted Files option screen

Figure 2. Select retrieve Deleted Files

Step 3: Select the drive from which you want to retrieve deleted files/folders and then click on "Next". Then select appropriate file types, which you want to retrieve and click on "Next" button as shown in Figure 3.

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/folders. After recovery process is completed, the software will display restored files as shown in Figure 4. You can view the restored files using the "Preview" option.

View recovered files window

Figure 4. restored Files Window

Step 5: If satisfied with the recovery result, then you can purchase full version of this utility and restore deleted files to the desired location.


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

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