The trash can on the Mac is just as the recycle bin on the Windows. So you can also refer to this article, if you have a Windows computer. And also the good way we are going to introduce to you can also be used on the Windows with a few differences.
What is your feeling if you find out that the recycle bin suddenly disappeared from the computer desktop? It may cause panic among the users especially the starters. As a matter of fact, it is so normal to see this situation, but the worst thing is losing important files which are saved in the recycle bin. Here are some common practices which may lead to the disappearance of the recycle bin. One day, you want to clean the desktop, so you delete the icon of recycle bin and find it disappear without any warning. Or sometimes, you want to remove some useless files from recycle bin to release some disk space, however you deleted some documents without realizing their importance. In addition, the damaged operating system may also lead to data loss from recycle bin.
In some cases, I don't realize the importance of the file until I have deleted it already and habitually cleaned the recycle bin. Have you ever encountered a similar situation? That is too bad, isn't it? Fortunately, there are two options to be selected. One way is backing up the files, and the other one is having a kind of data recovery software which will help you to restore the lost files easily. What's more, there are some software can help you to rebuild the missing files or folders according to your personal willingness. And with the help of the external drives or equipment, a lot of software can find the deleted files back.