How to Recover Deleted Files
Some people prefer to use the “Shift + Delete” key combination when removing a file or folder from the computer, and others get used to emptying the recycle bin regularly by cleaning some junk files.
Files or folders are deleted in these two ways will be permanently deleted and cannot be recovered directly from the recycle bin, which causes problems when we realize that we have mistakenly deleted a file or folder from one of the above-mentioned deletion ways.
But don’t worry! Today we’re going to talk about two solutions to recover permanently deleted files or folders.
Recover permanently deleted folders/files from desktop without software in Windows
First I would like to talk about how to recover files deleted by Shift + Del keys or by other ways without the need for third party software in Windows.
When you delete a folder on the desktop with the key combination “Shift + Delete”, you can recover it without any data recovery software easily as long as you remember the original name of the deleted folder. Here I’ll show you how to do it.
First create a folder on the desktop with the same name as the deleted folder, then right click on it and go to “Properties”> “previous versions”. And then Windows to list the previous versions of it. You can choose the most recent one and click “Restore” to recover your deleted folder.
Recover permanently deleted folders/files with EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard Software
The first way is only available for cases where your folders or files are deleted from the Desktop.
If you have failed to restore your deleted folders with the first way, you can try to recover permanently deleted folders with EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard software, this professional data recovery program is specially developed to recover deleted or lost files from PC/laptop or external storage devices such as external hard drive, USB memory, SD card, etc., able to rescue your files lost due to deletion, formatting or other causes.
Then you can download it for free and secure and try this software to see if it helps you find your deleted folders or files. Both the Window operating system and Mac are supported.
Installation Note: Please install EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard on a different disk/partition than your deleted folders or files to prevent installation files from overwriting them.
Select the location where your deleted folders or deleted files were and click “Scan“.
Step 2. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard will do a quick scan first. After it finishes, a deep scan will automatically start in order to find more files.
If you have found the files you want in the quick scan result, you can stop the deep scan to save time.
Step 3. Choose the files you want to recover by the different file types from the scan result. Before recovery, you can preview the files you want to recover, then mark them and click the “Recover” button. It is best to choose a different location from the original to avoid overwriting data.