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Windows 7: How to find out what happened with files

17 Jul 2017   #1
Master Po

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
How to find out what happened with files

Hello friends.
Please answer me how to find out which files are deleted, moved or copied.

It's a matter of it is that my friend doesn't know what happened with his photos.
The photos disappeared so I am looking for solution what happened with files (deleted, moved...)

I have tried in Event viewer but I didn't find about missing files.

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17 Jul 2017   #2

Win 7 Pro x32

1) Sometime when "drag and dropping" Windows (or the user) accidentally picks up a folder and it gets dropped
into another folder and in effect becomes hidden to the user (not where it is supposed to be).
If you can recall some file names for files or folders use Explorer to search the drive and see if they are hidden somewhere, then drag them back.

2) If the NTFS file system is corrupted -- run "chkdsk <drive letter> : /F and you get a bunch of "found" directories you know you have a problem. Hope you have a backup!
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18 Jul 2017   #3
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64

This little program might help.

Everything Search.

I have used it for years.


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