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Windows 7: How to recover whole folder with files

17 Aug 2012   #1

Windows 7 x64
How to recover whole folder with files


Today i accidentally deleted my folder on the desktop of windows-7. The files are not there in the Recycle Bin.

There are some .pdf files and .jpg files in the folder which is too important for me.
I just copied the folder with files from external source. Now, i don't have that external source from where i can recover or get my files.

Can anyone please help me which software will work to recover the folder. I tried some recovery software which works for the files. I am not able to find any files. It shows me recover the files which are deleted before a week. But, i am unable to find the files which i deleted today(Shift+Del).

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17 Aug 2012   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello miaaa, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if you may be able to use Previous Versions to restore the folder from the desktop.

Hope this helps,
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