Text Recovery: How to Recover Text Files on Computer

Text Recovery: How to Recover Text Files in Mac/Windows

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Oct 16, 2020 • Filed to: Recover & Repair Files • Proven solutions

Hello, I have a text file that contains much important information. I accidentally deleted it from my Mac, but I did not mean to do it. Now I want that text file back. Is there any way to recover my deleted Text files?

There are two solutions to recover Text files: repair a corrupt Text file or recover a deleted or lost text file. Recoverit or Recoverit for Mac is a fast and safe Text recovery program for you to recover deleted Text files from your computer, external hard drive, storage devices SD card, and other storage devices.

How to Recover Text Files on Mac

You can download a trial version of Recoverit data recovery software to scan your device and recover up to 500MB files for free (full version will be needed if you want to recover more). Normally if your lost Text files have not been overwritten or damaged, you can recover them.

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Powerful Recoverit Text File Recovery Software

  • 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.
    1. Select Logical Drive to Scan

In this step, hard drives and external storage devices will all be detected by this program. You just need to select the hard drive where you lost Text files to scan. It will start a quick scan after you click the "Start" button.

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    1. Preview Details of Lost Files and Recover Them in Mac

When the scanning finished, the found files will be listed in folders or by category You can preview names of found Text files to check whether they are files you want to retrieve or not.

In the end, you just need to select Text files you want to recover and then click "Recover" to save them on your Mac

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Note: For the safety of recovery, please do not save the recovered file back to the original logical drive or external storage device.

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