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Video Recovery Mac: How to Recover Deleted Video on Mac

How Can I Recover Deleted Video on Mac

I removed several videos from my Seagate hard drive just now, which I want to restore them again. My problem is that I have not saved them on my Mac yet. Is there any recommended way for me to get my deleted videos back? I’m using an iMac.

Once your videos are deleted, formatted or corrupted from your Mac, hard drive or other storage devices, you can use Wondershare Data Recovery for Mac to process Mac video recovery effortlessly.

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Perform Mac Deleted Video Recovery in 3 Steps

Step 1 Select Recovery Mode to Start Mac Video Recovery

Install and launch Wondershare Data Recovery for Mac on your Mac, an interface with several detailed recovery options will be displayed in its interface. To recover deleted video on Mac, you can select “Lost File Recovery” to begin.

Note: If videos are lost from your Mac, please do not install the program on its original partition.

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Step 2 Scan the Partition or Storage Device Where You Lost Your Videos

Now the tool will show all partitions and external storage devices (if connected) on your Mac. You just need to select the one your videos were lost from and click “Scan” to start scanning for lost files.

Note: If it’s the formatting that causes the video loss, please select “Enable Deep Scan” option.

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Step 3 Retrieve Video on Mac

When the scan is done, all lost contents will be displayed. Then you can select your lost videos and click “Recover” to restore them on your Mac.

Note: Please do not keep the recoverable video back to its original location. Otherwise it will probably be overwritten during the recovery.

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There are many reasons that cause video loss on your Mac or storage device, such as deletion or formatting of hard drive, virus inflection, or even system error. When video loss issue happens, you’d better do not do any further operation on your Mac or storage device. Because the lost videos are not actually gone permanently, they are just becoming inaccessible. This is the reason why you can achieve Mac video recovery with Wondershare Data Recovery for Mac.

Ps, if you are a Windows user, please download Windows version of Wondershare Data Recovery and read Windows video recovery guide here: how to recover lost video on Windows computer.

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