Mac Trash Recovery
Recover deleted locked files of Mac trash
The Mac OS X is one of the most advanced operating systems that are appreciated by people all over the world. It has a large storage capacity, the deleted files are stored in the trash bin where the files remain until they are manually deleted from there. But if there are locked files of Mac trash then the files cannot be deleted.
Sometimes there are instances when the user tries to delete the files then an error message such as the following is encountered:
"The operation cannot be completed because the item "wmphelp.htm" is locked"
The trash locked files of Mac cannot be deleted because of the reason that these files have restricted access. Whenever the user tries to delete them, theerror message is encountered that stops the deletion. If you want to indeed delete these files, then you would have to unlock them and then delete. This can be done with the steps mentioned below:
- >> Open Get Info window by selecting the file icon in the Finder, then press I-command from your keyboard. You can also do this by control-clicking the file icon in the Finder, then choose Get Info from context menu of the file info.
- >> Now deselect the “Locked” checkbox in the general panel of the Get Info window.
- >> Close the Get Info window of your file
After the trash locked files of Mac are unlocked, you can delete them permanently. But make sure that you do not delete any file that you would require later on. If you have already deleted a file from the trash and now want to recover it back desperately then you can make use of an efficient and reliable third party recover trash Mac software that can recover the files and folders that have been dleted from the trash bin of the Mac OS X without the loss of any information stored in them.