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PDF Recovery Mac: How to Recover Deleted PDF on Mac

Part 1Can I Recover Deleted PDF Files on My Mac?

Hey, the problem is that some of my deleted PDF files on my Mac trash have been totally removed. I know this is a big mistake but I still wonder whether there is any solution for me to get my PDF files back from my Mac or not. Any suggestion will be very much appreciated.

This is an annoying problem, and there is still chance for you to restore PDF on Mac. One thing you need to keep in mind is that only when new data on your Mac overwrites the lost PDF files will they be lost forever. This means you need to stop using your Mac and look for a Mac PDF recovery program to help you.

It’s quite a simple job to restore PDF on Mac if you have Wondershare data recovery for mac in hand. This nicely designed program is capable of recovering lost, deleted, formatted or corrupted PDF files from different kinds of devices, including Mac, external hard drive, memory cards and flash drives.

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Download the trial version of Wondershare data recovery for mac to start Mac PDF recovery now. PS: If you are a Windows user, you can also get the Windows version of Wondershare Data Recovery and learn how to recover lost PDF files on Windows computer here: how to recover lost pdf files on Windows computer.

Part 23 Steps to Process PDF Recovery Mac

Step 1. Choose Recovery Mode to Recover PDF on Mac

When launching Wondershare data recovery for mac, you can see a start interface as follow, which shows 5 options with detailed instruction.

To restore lost or deleted PDF on Mac, let’s select “Lost File Recovery” mode to have a try.

Note:Please do not install the tool on partition where your PDF files were lost from.

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Step 2. Scan Partition for Lost PDF

Then the program will show as the image below, which all partitions will be detected and listed. You just need to select the one you are going to restore PDF on Mac and hit on “Scan” to begin.

Note: If your PDF files were lost from external storage device, please make sure that it can be recognized as a hard drive on your Mac.

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Step 3. Recover PDF on Mac

When the scan is over, all found files including your PDF files will be listed as below. You can check the found PDF files and click “Recover” to save them back to your Mac.

Note: You can check the validity of the found PDF files before purchasing for the recovery. And please do not keep the recoverable PDF file to its original location so as to avoid data overwritten.

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