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How to Recover Permanently Deleted Files Window 10?

More Posted time:Jul 23, 2022 21:17 PM
Have you also deleted files accidentally but permanently from your Windows 10?? and now looking for ways to recover them?? Losing your important data can be highly stressful. A simple Google search for “how to recover deleted files from pc” can give you numerous search results, some of which work and others don’t. In this solution-oriented blog, we will learn proven ways to recover deleted files, like using third-party software “Deleted File Recovery Tool” and some manual methods.

Though Windows 10 offers many features like a virtual desktop and multi-monitor setup, it becomes difficult to manage all tasks in one screen space. For that reason, Microsoft has provided this feature in Windows 10, using which you can easily switch from one screen to another. Just like this, it has many other features as well, like Universal Apps, Microsoft Edge Web Browser, New Start Menu, Cortana Integration, etc. Similarly, one of the features of Windows 10 also shows a pop-up when you delete your file asking you, “Are you sure you want to delete this file permanently??”.

But, even if you somehow didn’t notice this and lost your files, here are the methods to recover deleted files free.

Methods to Recover Permanently Deleted Files
You can recover files that are permanently deleted using Native methods as well as using third-party software to get surety along with security to recover the files.

Method 1: Recover the Files Using Backup
Did you know Windows 10 has a “Backup and Restore feature?” This feature helps you in restoring your files when you want. You will need to check the most recent backup (in case you are already using Windows Backup).
1.Connect “Backup Storage Media”, like Pendrive, CD, etc., to your system.
2. Now, go to the “Start Menu”.
3. Type “Control Panel” in the search bar and hit “Enter”.

4. Go to  Update and Security> Backup and Restore (Windows 7).

4. The ‘Restore My Files’ option will be visible to you; click on it, and then follow the wizard to get back your files.
5. If the ‘Restore My Files’ option is not visible to you, you need to click ‘Select another backup to restore files from.’
6. Now continue following the restore wizard to get your files back.

Method 2: Recover Permanently Deleted Files Using Previous Versions
The second way to know the answer to the question “can I recover deleted files” is by tapping on “Previous Versions” Follow the following procedure to do this.

1. Go to the folder where you deleted the files, right-click on it and click “Restore Previous Versions”.

2. Various ‘Previous Versions,’ will be visible to you, you can choose the version you wish to restore.
3. Now simply drag and drop the chosen version to the location you want it to get saved.

Also Read: How to Recover Permanently Deleted Emails in Outlook?

Method 3: Recover Deleted Files Using Command Prompt in Windows 10
Sometimes, you may unknowingly pick the hidden options for your files/folders. In that case, you won’t be able to find those files on the system. In that case, to restore the files, you will need to use ‘Command Prompt’ to recover the files. Follow the steps to do that.
1. Go to the start menu and type “cmd” in the search bar.

2. Right-click on the command prompt and click “Run as Administrator.”
3. Now type ‘chkdsk D: /f’, and don’t forget to replace the letter d with your hard drive letter.

4. Once you hit enter, type ‘ATTRIB -H -R -S /S /D D:*.*’ and enter; again, don’t forget to replace the letter d with your hard drive letter.

5. The process will start taking place now; wait for some time for the process to get completed.

Drawbacks of Native Methods
  1. The manual Methods stated may not serve you with the best experience for the following reasons.
  2. The method stated above may not give you the desired results, as finding one deleted file from many files can be challenging.
  3. The process can be complicated for non-technical people to understand.
  4. If a user has not used the "backup and restores" feature to back up the data, a user may find it hard to recover the files.
  5. Users may not understand anything if they miss even a single step.
Secure & Easy Way to Recover Deleted Files from Windows 10
A user may not need to worry about the consequences mentioned above of using Manual Methods as they can do the recovery process using Sysinfo Deleted File Recovery Tool, the tool will offer you features like Three Recovery modes, Dual Scanning Modes, Powerful RAW Recovery, Addition of New File Signature, etc. To get rid of the unsurety about file recovery, follow these simple steps and switch today to a professional solution for file recovery problems.

Download Link: https://www.sysinfotools.com/demo-version/SysInfoTools-Deleted-File-Recovery.exe

Steps to Recover Permanently Deleted Files
  1. Download and install the tool.
  2. Please open it and select the drive to be scanned; now click on Next to proceed further.
3. The selected files' Volume Name, Size, and Volume File System will be displayed.

4. Click Next if the displayed information is correct
5. Among the three modes of scanning, i.e.  Standard, Advanced or Deep, select as per your need.
6. Hit Next and after completion of the process, click ok.
7. Check the file properties displayed under the folder, which is displayed in a tree structure on the left side.
8. Select the files and click on Save.

9. Now, select the place to save your recovered files and hit ok.
10. Finally, after completion of the process, click ok.

Time to Conclude
In this write-up, we have addressed the solution of how to recover permanently deleted files". It includes various manual methods followed by their drawbacks and a professional tool to avoid suffering the disadvantages. We hope this article is helpful for you.

[danishtj55 edited the post at Jul 25, 2022 13:14 PM]

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Posted time:Jul 25, 2022 15:38 PM
Open the Start menu.
Type “restore files” and hit Enter on your keyboard.
Look for the folder where your deleted files were stored.
Select the “Restore” button in the middle to undelete Windows 10 files to their original location.


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Posted time:Jul 26, 2022 14:17 PM
Are you searching for reliable methods to recover permanently deleted emails in Outlook? Then this write-up is for you. Recently, I read this blog to recover the deleted emails in Outlook. It provides all the manual approaches to easily recover deleted emails. However, if you want fast and reliable results you can opt for the professional tool Outlook PST Recovery. It is developed with advanced algorithms to easily recover the emails from Outlook.

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Posted time:Oct 10, 2022 19:28 PM
If your important data file was permanently deleted from your hard drive and looking for a solution to recover it. So you can utilize this Hard Drive Recovery Tool from SysTools. This utility helps you to recover permanently deleted files and folders from your hard drive and also recover internal and external hard drives of the Computer. It supports raw file recovery like DBX, TIFF, XLSM, SQLite, and many more recover from hard drives. It's compatible with all the versions of Windows OS such as. 7, 8, 10, and 11, etc, etc.