Is it possible to recover deleted videos on Mac after emptied trash? Maybe you have this question because you have encountered the problem: you sadly found that you deleted one important video to trash by mistake then you emptied the trash. What to do now? You might get into trouble, even you are not only in this kind of situation, if you have the similar painful experience when you delete videos or other files from external storage device, SD card or external hard disk drive, etc. You really ought to read this article and learn the method to recover the deleted videos on Mac.
1 How to Recover Formatted SD Card on Mac
In fact iSkysoft Data Recovery for Mac can help you recover lost or deleted videos from any Mac, external hard drive or USB flash drive, external hard drive, SD memory card, camcorder/camera, mobile phone, and MP3/MP4 player on Mac, just connect your device to your Mac (macOS Sierra included), download software and run the program, the drive of the device will appear on the program drive list automatically.
2 How to Recover Deleted Video on Mac with iSkysoft
With iSkysoft Data Recovery for Mac software, you're able to easily recover deleted videos on Mac. First download and install this video recovery application and follow the steps below.
Step 1 Select a Video Recovery Mode
Open iSkysoft Data Recovery for Mac from the Applications folder. In the window that opens, select "Lost Data Recovery". This file recovery mode can recover deleted video files quickly. This video recovery software also comes with other recovery modes like Raw Data Recovery and Partition Recovery modes for a deeper scan or formatted drive. To restore deleted videos from an external device, first connect it to your Mac (macOS 10.12 Sierra ) and then start iSkysoft video recovery for Mac application.
Step 3 Recover Deleted Videos on Mac
In a while, all deleted video files will be scanned and displayed in the bottom list. Through the video file names, you may know whether the found video files are what you want.
To recover the deleted videos, check the boxes of all videos you want and click the "Recover" button on top. In the resulting window, specify a folder and click "OK" to start retrieving deleted videos on your Mac (macOS Sierra supported).
3 Tips about Video Recovery on Mac
When videos are deleted, formatted or corrupted, they'll be marked as inaccessible data and stored inside the drive. But if they're overwritten by new data, they'll be totally removed and unable to be restored. This is why you have chance to recover lost videos from Mac. To increase the possibly of recovery, you'd better stop using the drive as quickly as you can.
Besides, you're highly recommended to keep a backup of those precious data like videos, document and photos on other device to greatly avoid data loss.