"Where can I find DMG files on Mac? It seems the DMG file just gone and I can’t find it anywhere. I doubt it disappeared when it was corrupted. and How to recover DMG file on Mac? " You might encounter this kind of problem when you’re using a Mac. Unlike a Windows PC, you’ve known the directory for an installation clearly. It is how Mac works. As for answering the question “where to find DMG files on Mac”, I think the best and easiest way is using the spotlight to search for it with its name or file extension .dmg. And it is always in your Desktop or Downloads folder. You can try the spotlight searching for the DMG file. If you can’t find the DMG file, then you must try the following ways to do DMG file recovery.
If you’ve deleted DMG files accidentally or it is corrupted, you need to launch the Trash bin in the Finder to see whether it is there. If it is there, selects it, drag and drop it from the Trash bin to the desktop. If you’ve emptied the Trash bin, then try the DMG recovery tool - iBeesoft Data Recovery for Mac.
As the professional DMG recovery tool software, it is able to help you scan your whole Mac for the DMG files, scan them, sort them into the category and let you recover the needed ones selectively. Here are the salient features for the DMG file recovery software:
Here the step-by-step guide for how to recover deleted DMG file on Mac, how to restore corrupted DMG files on Mac or how to retrieve lost DMG file on Mac with the professional DMG recovery tool.
Click the download button to get the installation package of the DMG recovery software tool. After then, find it in the Download folders or in the desktop. Install it on your computer. It’s fully compatible with all versions of macOS, including macOS High Sierra and macOS Mojave.
After installing it, launch the software right away on your Mac. From the first window, you need to select "Other Files" and keep the other types of file unchecked. By doing this, the software will especially scan for other files, including the DMG files and saving you time. And you can also keep the other files checked as well. Then it will scan and recover other lost files as well, including videos, photos, audio files, email files and documents, and so on. And click "Start" to Mac recover DMG file.
In the next step, all volumes of your Mac, including the external hard drive, if connected with your Mac, will all be displayed in the window. From there, you should select the partition where your DMG files once stored. Click "Scan" to let the software begin to work.
It might take a few minutes for the software to finish the scan process. Actually, it really depends on how many files it scans for. The longer it takes, the more files it finds for you. After the scanning process, you can see all found files are sorted into categories, sorted into categories in the left panel. From there, filter out the DMG file and you can preview it. When finding the DMG files you want to recover, select them and click "Recover" to save them on your Mac.
By default, the first scan mode you’re using is Quick Scan. If you haven’t found the DMG files with the DMG File Recovery tool in the first time, try the Deep Scan in the result window. It will scan your Mac again deeper to recover the deleted/lost DMG files on Mac.