You may be shocked badly when come to know a set of crucial files has been deleted accidentally while removing unnecessary files from Windows 8 computer. Favorite videos, unforgettable family moments, and music anything may be present in the list of deleted files. Since the deleted information may have a great value for you, it becomes necessary to perform a deleted file recovery. Fortunately, many tools on the internet are present that have amazing capacity to recover accidentally deleted files on Windows 8 systems.
Let us go through eventualities where the user can manage to delete files on the Windows 8 system:
- While removing unnecessary files from Windows 8 system hard drive, the user may execute the Shift + Delete key combination mistakenly to delete a file. Use of the Shift + Delete keys lets the file to be deleted by surpassing the Recycle Bin.
- In order to free up the disk space or to remove junk data from the Recycle Bin, Windows 8 user may attempt to make the Recycle Bin folder empty. After emptying the Recycle Bin, all files resided there will be erased.
- Sometime, the user may face problem in deleting a file. In such case, use of the command prompt to delete a file is very common. When the user types “del” command following with file name and its type, for example- “del flower.jpeg” on command prompt window, it will result in the deletion of file bypassing the Recycle Bin. However, you can employ this ready-to-use toolkit to perform the active partition recovery for Windows 8 PC with utmost ease.
- If you delete any file from a compressed or zipped folder, deleted file will not move to the Recycle Bin folder.
When you find the deleted file is not present in Recycle Bin, search for a replica of the desired file on Windows hard drive by using the search option. Also, check if the backup of files is available or not. If you find there is no option to recover accidentally deleted files on Windows 8 computer, take help of professional file recovery software. By utilizing such an application, it becomes very easy to get back shift-deleted files on Windows 8.
Windows 8 Data Recovery comes with strong ability to recover accidentally deleted files and folders on Windows 8 systems. Furthermore, it can be utilized in retrieving lost or deleted documents, pictures, videos, music and other media files from USB drives, memory cards, external hard drives, SSDs, flash cards, memory sticks, etc. on Windows 8 systems. The software provides a smart option to compress recovered files thus it helps the users to save disk space. Window users can use its trial version that is available free to judge its performance at deleted file recovery.
Steps to recover accidentally deleted files on Windows 8:
Step 1: Download and Install the free version of Windows 8 Data Recovery Software on your system. Launch the software by double clicking on the desktop icon. Once the software gets launched, click on "Recover Files" option from the main window. Then, a list of logical and physical disks available in the system are displayed. Now, choose the drive from where deleted & lost files has to be recovered, and click "Scan" button to start the recovery process.
Fig A: Main Window
Step 2: Now the software scans the selected drive to locate the deleted and lost files. Keep monitoring the scanning screen, and wait till it completes the scanning process.
Fig B: Select Drive
Step 3: Upon the completion of scanning process, a list of recovered files are displayed on the screen. You can view the recovered files in Data View, and File Type View.
Fig C: Recovered Files in Data View & File Type View
Step 4: Prior saving the recovered files, you can preview the recovered file by double clicking on the respective file or just by right-clicking on the file, and selecting Preview option
Fig D: Preview Recovered Files
Step 5: At last, if you are satisfied with the tool, and found all your deleted & lost files, then activate the license key of the tool, and save the recovered files at the location of your choice.
Fig E: Save Recovered Files