Windows 7 is another classical operating system of Microsoft. By virtue of excellent performance and outstanding user experience, Windows 7 is preferred by a large number of computer users and is replacing Windows XP in an amazing speed. The latest data show market share of Windows 7 increases to 44.7% from 44% while Windows XP falls to 40.7% from 41.2%. Since there are more and more Windows 7 users, Windows 7 file loss happens more and more frequently. In addition to virus attack, mistaken operation (especially mistaken deletion) is one of main reasons for Windows 7 file loss. Actually, files lost because of this factor can be recovered easily. If recycle bin is not emptied, users can recover deleted files through opening recycle bin, right clicking mistakenly deleted files and clicking "Restore". If recycle bin has been emptied, recovering deleted files on Windows 7 can be accomplished by using professional data recovery software. For family or individual users, free data recovery software MiniTool Power Data Recovery is most suitable. Now, let's see how to recover deleted files on Windows 7.
Recovering deleted files on Windows 7
Firstly, launch the free data recovery software to open its main interface. Like this:
Click "Undelete Recovery" module to perform recovering deleted files on Windows 7.
Select the partition where deleted files were originally stored and click "Recover" button to scan this partition. After scan, the following interface will appear:
Now, all deleted files on this partition are displayed. Please check those which need recovering and click "Save Files" button to save these files to a safe place. If there are so many deleted files, users can use "Advanced Filter" to filter needless files.
Only in few steps, users can accomplish recovering deleted files on Windows 7. For serious Windows 7 file loss situations (for example partition is deleted or formatted), users can also use this free data recovery software to recover lost files. Moreover, the free data recovery software is also able to recover lost files from multiple storage devices such as U disk, iPod, SD card, mobile HDD, CD, and DVD.
Though MiniTool Power Data Recovery is a piece of multi-functional free data recovery software which can accomplish file recovery in different situations, users should pay much attention to the following aspects:
1. Do not write in new data after file loss.
2. Do not install the free data recovery software to the partition originally storing deleted files.
3. Do not save recovered files to original partition.
If users ignore these aspects, lost files may be overwritten, resulting in permanent file loss.
In addition, this free data recovery software can only tackle file loss caused by soft errors. For files lost due to physical damage, it does not work. To recover files lost because of hardware damage, users had better resort to professional data recovery companies. Besides, MiniTool Power Data Recovery is specially developed for Windows. To perform file recovery on Mac, users can download professional Mac data recovery software like Mac Data Recovery. For information about other functional modules, users can visit the official website https://www.powerdatarecovery.com/.
Now, download the free data recovery software to try recovering deleted files on Windows 7 or performing other file recovery.