It’s easy to accidentally delete data. It’s also easy to recover it on your Mac with a few easy steps.

Method 1
Recover with data recovery software
Step 1:
Download the software, install it, and launch the app
Step 2:
Select a disk to scan for deleted data
Step 3:
Select the files to be recover and a location at which to store them

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Method 2
Use backups to restore deleted data
Step 1:
Fire up your backup and recovery app
Step 2:
Find the files to be recovered on the storage media
Step 3:
Restore data to your computer using the storage media
Method 3
Take your computer to a data recovery facility
Step 1:
Bring your machine to a reputable recovery service
Step 2:
Make alternative plans for if the data cannot be retrieved
Step 3:
Make plans to start backing up your data more frequently