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1answer
195 views

Does Internet Recovery erase everything on my Mac?

I accidentally booted into Internet Recovery when I meant to boot into Recovery Manager, will this erase everything on my Mac?
0
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1answer
70 views

Archiving a message twice in Apple Mail (Exchange) sends it to where?

My organization uses Exchange Server 2010. I am using Mail (7.0) on OS X Mavericks (10.9). After right-clicking a message in my inbox (or any other folder) and then selecting Archive, the message ...
0
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0answers
17 views

GitHub on Mac deleted updated code of existing files when I created a new branch

I had made some changes to the code and wanted to create a new branch to reflect those changes. Using the github software on mac, Peak Meme (162), I clicked on branches, clicked the + sign next to ...
0
votes
2answers
832 views

Mac OS not allowing for disk partition

I tried adding a disk partition through Disk Utility on a Retina MBP under OS X 10.8.4. It was supposed to be a small, ~20 GB ExFAT partition on a 512 GB disk. For some reason, my disk was ...
0
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2answers
5k views

How to recover unsaved PSD file on MacOSX

Adobe Photoshop creates temporary *.psb files for emergency recovery at this path: ~/Library/Application Support/Adobe/Adobe Photoshop CS6/AutoRecover The files created have names like ...
0
votes
2answers
701 views

Stuck with spinning gear (NOT beach ball) after OSX login

Running latest OS X Mountain Lion. I shut down hard (held power button until power off) after an application froze and rather than doing force quit I got frustrated and just shut the system down. ...
0
votes
3answers
1k views

MACOSX Repair Disk failed - need data backup

I booted into recovery HD mode via cmd-r and ran repair disk which failed and prompted me to erase. Since the system worked normally before, I wanted to reboot and save all my files. Now the reboot is ...
0
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0answers
586 views

How to make recovery USB for MAC OS X with Windows?

I recently bought Mac Mini with Mac OS X. I switched it on and noticed a few recommended updates. I installed them all. And here is the problem. My Mac is switching on properly. After switching ...
0
votes
1answer
440 views

Recover files that were rm [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can files deleted with rm -rf be recovered? How to recover files that are rm -rf? Because, I know they aren't deleted at that point. I am using OSX 10.7, is there an app ...
1
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2answers
3k views

Repair or recover drive from Mac OSX recovery mode

My main HDD is failing to boot. (Neither Normal nor Safe mode). Single User seems to work. I can only boot from Recovery Mode or DVD. The scenario was the following: Computer was asleep (lid down). ...
3
votes
1answer
243 views

external hard drive not responding

I made a big mistake by unplugging the external harddrive (2TB, western digital) while it was still copying files. I just forgot it was copying files. Now the hard disk won't respond. When I plug it ...
1
vote
1answer
191 views

Recover deleted files on mac

I have removed the file by command line rm -rf myScript.sh How can I recover this file? Is there a way to recover from command line because these recovery tools take too much time scanning. I need ...
1
vote
1answer
331 views

Recovering Deleted Files after Emptying Trash on OS X Lion

I moved a complete folder to the trash, then I emptied my trash. How do I recover those deleted files which I emptied from the trash on OS X Lion? By searching with Google, I have found a few tools ...
1
vote
1answer
66 views

Boot mac from DVD. Recovery data

I've messed up my mac running OSx 10.4. I could recovery it if I can access the CLI (I've accidentally moved some files from root directory to another one --> this lead not to booting anymore, keeping ...
1
vote
1answer
222 views

Mac localhost website deleted using PHP unlink function. Need to recover them

I really need help! Some very important script files e.g. .php and .js have been deleted with the php unlink function (on a mac), i need to recover these files. I tried a couple of programs but I ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

TrueCrypt: Open volume without mounting

I have a corrupt TrueCrypt volume. When I try to mount it, the password is fine but I get an error: hdiutil attach failed no mountable file systems. I just need to open it without TrueCrypt trying to ...
0
votes
2answers
54 views

Saved file1 into file2, how to rescue original file2?

That is the question, accidentaly saved empty file into a good file. It was an adobe illustrator project. Is there any way to get it back? I'm on Os X. Thank you!
2
votes
1answer
221 views

OSX Lion recovery

I really screwed the pooch last night and in preparation to sell my Macbook Air, I used GParted to blow out my partitions (I was running a Boot Camp Windows 7). Well, I must have been tired because I ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

Restore complete Mac OS X from bootable software and external HDD

I searched a lot for backup software for my Mac (Snow Leopard), but they all backup the data of the Mac, but not the operating system. Does there exist any software that has a recovery CD that I boot ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Accidentally deleted a folder from a NAS drive (My Book Live) – is there any way to recover this?

I accidentally deleted a folder from a NAS drive (My Book Live). Is there any way to recover it? This is on a Mac. I know this may be a stretch, but I'm just hoping to find a solution.
0
votes
1answer
45 views

Messed up System Files on PPC Mac

My buddy deleted her System folder from her PPC Mac wanting to get that space for something else. She first copied it to another drive (she had a partitioned disk). She hasn't emptied the Trash Bin ...
0
votes
3answers
165 views

Recover a image from USB Mac OS X

I have a image on a USB disk that I want to recover. I've been trying a lot of free programs but when they recover the image, it can't be shown. Is there some way I can byte recover this image or ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Undelete from SD card on Mac

I accidentally deleted some pictures off my SD card using Picasa on my Mac. Is there any way to get them back?
1
vote
2answers
501 views

Mac OS X file recovery [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: How to find the original content when the folder is already “replaced”? Is there any free undelete software for the Mac? I thought that all operating ...
0
votes
3answers
375 views

Can items deleted from “Trash” be recovered?

On a Mac we have option to delete items securely from trash, while deleting it warns that: "once deleted items will not be recovered". I want to know that is there any way by which items deleted ...
1
vote
1answer
445 views

How can I get back /usr/local/bin/mysql on Snow Leopard?

From terminal and trying to uninstall macports, I ran a command, rm -rf / macports...., that erased bunch of stuff. I feel ashamed about this, not realizing the space after /. Since then, mysql is ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Forgot to unmount/eject external hard drive, lost moved files. Mac OS X

So I was using my Mac with my external hard drive connected via USB. I moved about 10 GB of data to it (via drag and drop while holding down the Command key to move the files rather than to copy ...
5
votes
3answers
9k views

Is there any free undelete software for the Mac? [closed]

I accidentally deleted one of my source files from on a Mac using rm. I could rewrite it - its not worth buying a program to recover this one file. But, is there a free alternative that could restore ...
13
votes
1answer
203k views

How do I recover the password of a RAR file on Mac OS X?

I'm running Mac OS X 10.6.2 and have been handed a couple of old files that need to be extracted. Old backups or finances or bills I believe. They are RAR files, and password protected. Is there a way ...
15
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10answers
15k views

Mac OS X - Could not start Terminal.app - shell has illegal value

I can not run the Terminal.app after rolling back my system from time machine. Mac OS X Version 10.6.2 It displays the following error. "Your are not authorized to run this application" "The ...
0
votes
2answers
123 views

Recovering a G5 disk, still possible after what I did?

It's a long story, and I have to admit right up front I think I did some pretty dumb mistakes during the process. Ok, a G5 at work is dead (likely to be a logic board issue). I need to boot from the ...
6
votes
7answers
1k views

Mac OS X program to recover images from a memory card

I'm looking for a Mac OS X program to recover images from a corrupted memory card.
0
votes
2answers
516 views

How to recover my invisible HD again?

I made this several times now, but this time something bad happened. What I did: I installed Windows 7 at a 32GB partition on my slot 2 HD in my MacPro. Windows 7 made a 105MB partition… I knew this ...
4
votes
3answers
76 views

Recovering information from bad CDs/DVDs

Over the years i have archived lots of information to CD or DVD discs but never really did more than verify that the disks manifest was readable by my OS. Now as i go back and look at these disks i ...
0
votes
4answers
848 views

How do I recover lost/inaccessible files on the Mac platform?

Can anyone tell me a really good file recoverer for the Mac platform?
6
votes
3answers
6k views

Mac UI locked up. Are there any ways to unfreeze it short of cycling the power?

My Mac's UI has locked up. Is there any way to unfreeze the system short of cycling the power?