Mac Audio File Recovery: 3 Steps to Recover Deleted and Lost Audio Files

Daisy updated on Aug 30, 2019 to Mac File Recovery | How-to Articles

Summary

You may delete or lose your music library on your Mac internal/external hard drive, SD card, memory card by accidental operation or device crash/formatting. When the problem happens, stay calm. Follow this guide and recover lost audio files in the simplest way.

More and more people prefer to enjoy music, audiobooks, recorded audio file, or other audio materials anytime on the go on different devices, like on Mac, mobile phone, MP3 player, etc.. Despite the fact that you do cherish these audio files, it’s inevitable that you may lose the audio files due to various factors as below:

  • Accidentally delete the music files on your MP3 player.
  • Hard drive damaged and audio files are inaccessible.  
  • Format the hard drive/SD card/memory card without a backup.
  • Free up device space and delete some important files accidentally.

If you have tried your best to find a way to recover deleted audio files on Mac in vain when you are facing with any of the problems, don’t worry, here comes EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard for Mac, which has powerful capabilities to get all the lost audio files back with ease.  

How to Recover Lost files with EaseUS Audio File Recovery for Mac

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard for Mac is an ultimate data recovery software that allows Mac users to recover lost audio data from hard drive, SD card, memory card, or other external storage devices. Requiring no professional skill or data recovery experience, the software can help you get back your lost audio files on Mac with several simple clicks.

Apart from audio file recovery, EaseUS Mac data recovery program still support other usual file types recovery. For instance, recovering lost photos/videos/emails, or restoring deleted Excel/Word/PPT document, and more.

Now, check the following steps and recover lost audio files on macOS or Mac OS X in only three steps.

Step 1. Select the disk location (it can be an internal HDD/SSD or a removable storage device) where you lost data and files. Click the Scan button.

select the location where data lost and click scan

Step 2. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard for Mac will immediately scan your selected disk volume and display the scanning results on the left pane.

scan the selected disk to find lost data on your Mac

Step 3. In the scan results, select the file(s) and click Recover Now button to have them back.

click recover now button to recover lost data on your Mac

Bonus Tips: How to Find Audio Files on Mac

Like we mentioned before, some users will choose to delete the audio files to free up Mac space. Speaking of this, here are the brief tips on how to find audio files on Mac as some new Mac users are asking this question.

  • Open up the Finder window.
  • Press CMD+F to bring up a new search.
  • Select "Music" in the drop-down menu under the first search criteria under "Kind". Make sure “This Mac” is also selected.
 
 

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Why cannot I recover 2GB data for free?

It is recommended to check the version installed is Free or Trial because they are different versions.

Trial has data preview function but cannot save any files, while the Free version enables to recover 2 GB files. The default free space is 500 MB and you may share the product on social media to get another 1.5 GB.

2. Why cannot the recovered files be opened?

A file is saved as 2 parts on the storage device: directory info (which is comprised by file name, time stamp and size info, etc.) and data content.

If the files with original file names and folder structures cannot be opened, one possible reason is the corrupted directory info. There is still a chance to recover the data content with the RAW Recovery method in our software.

3. Why isn't it suggested to recover the files back to the original drive?

The storage structure of the lost files would be altered or damaged by any changes on the drive. If you save the recovered files back to the same drive, the original data structures and data content would be corrupted or overwritten, which causes permanent data loss. So you should prepare another disk to save the files.

4. How can I check whether my data is recoverable or not before purchase?

The Free version helps you save 2GB files, so verify the recovery quality of our product before purchase.

5. How long does it take to scan the drive?

It strongly depends on the capacity of your hard drive and the performance of your computer. As reference,most drive recoveries can be completed in around 10 to 12 hours for a 1-TB healthy hard drive in general conditions.

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