How to Recover Lost Data in Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks)

The newest Mac OS X Mavericks has indeed brought us a better experience to work or entertain on your Mac. However, the fact is that you may still be risk of losing data on your computer, no matter you're running Mavericks or Mountain Lion. Now that you've upgraded your Mac to this newest Mac OS X 10.9, what can you do when you accidentally deleted important data and emptied the trash on your Mac?

Part 1: The Best Mac Data Recovery Software

Don't worry. Wondershare Data Recovery for Mac has been updated for Mavericks at the first time, so that all Mavericks users can continue using it to recover lost data on their computer. What can this data recovery for Mavericks do? It allows you to recover lost photos, videos, audio, documents, archives, emails, and also iPhone data like contacts, messages, notes, calendars, call logs and camera roll. What's more, you can use it to scan and recover lost data from most storage devices, not only the Mac hard drive. Now, download the trial version of Mac data recovery software below for free to have a try by yourself.

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  • Recover lost or deleted files, photos, audio, music, emails from any storage device effectively, safely and completely.
  • Supports data recovery from recycle bin, hard drive, memory card, flash drive, digital camera and camcorders.
  • Supports to recover data for sudden deletion, formatting, hard drive corruption, virus attack, system crash under different situations.
  • Preview before recovery allows you to make a selective recovery.
  • Supported OS: Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista, Mac OS X (Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7 and 10.8, 10.9, 10.10 Yosemite, 10.10, 10.11 El Capitan, 10.12 Sierra) on iMac, MacBook, Mac Pro etc.
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Note: No matter where you lost your data, please keep the disk or device original until you find the data. Any operation on the source disk or device can make the lost data overwritten and unrecoverable.

Part 2: How to Recover Lost Data on Mac

Download this Mavericks data recovery software on your Mac and follow the next simple steps to perform data recovery.

Step 1 Select the file type

To recover data on Mac, you can select the option "All File Types" or select the specific file type such as photo, video, music, Email, document and othere.

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Step 2 Scan the hard drive where you lost the data in Mavericks

A list of hard drives on your computer. The external hard drives and devices will also be recognized and displayed there. Choose the one from which you lost the important data and click "Start" to scanning.

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If quick scan can't find your lost data, you can go to deep scan which will deeply search your lost data.

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Step 3 Preview and recover data from your Mavericks computer

The scan will take you a little while. After it, you'll get a scan result where all recoverable data on your computer are found and displayed. Then tick the items you want and save them to your computer by clicking the Recover button.

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Note: If there are too many files in the scan result, you can use the auxiliary tools to shorten the checking time, like the file type filter, search function, etc. Also, if you want to recover the data later, it will be better to save the scan result to your computer first. Then you only need to import it to the software to perform a data recovery on Mavericks, for the sake of your data's safety.

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