Almost every Mac user has experienced that mysterious vanishing file syndrome. One moment you’re working on a file, the next it’s corrupt, or you can’t find the folder of photos you need for your report. So many different things can happen. The hard drive can crash, file previews can vanish, and even a bit of human stupidity can be involved too. Just where can your files be hiding?
Technically, files don’t simply vanish into thin air. They are still somewhere on your hard drive. Whether the hard drive is a traditional spinning style, or one that is digital, your files are still on there, even if you move them into the trash can. Continue reading