Restore Deleted Text Files from Windows 7

Often users may mistakenly delete text files from Windows system functioning with various operating systems. Even though, latest Windows operating systems are available these days, users are still using Windows 7 operating due to its simple graphical user interface. Although it looks simple, sometimes deleting text files from Windows 7 PC may create annoying situations. As text files might consist of valuable data, permanent deletion of respective TXT file will results in loss of vital information saved in Windows 7 computer.

In some instance, Windows 7 users may carelessly delete important TXT file using Shift-Delete keys while removing unnecessary files. Thereby erase them permanently, as shift deleted text file bypass Recycle Bin folders on Windows 7 system. Let us discuss some other reasons for deletion of text file from Windows 7 hard drive:

  • Deleting text files by mistake from Windows 7 Recycle Bin while endeavoring to restore them back
  • Strange third-party apps installed on Windows 7 system might tend to removal of vital text files stored in its hard drive
  • Destructive virus or malware attack on Windows 7 PC hard drive may results in removal of virus infected text files

If Windows 7 text files deleted by coincidence in above discussed scenarios have most essential and confidential information, then it is not necessary to bother!!! Now, you might be thinking about how to recover deleted text files from Windows 7? It is very simple as deleting a text file just erases index entries of corresponding text file from file system table. Thus, retrieving deleted text files from Windows 7 system is possible with the aid of handy and reliable file retrieval software.

Deleted text file recovery tool for Windows 7:

Yodot File Recovery software is excellent in recovering deleted text file from Windows 7 computer. This software deeply scans Windows 7 hard drive partition for deleted .txt files and restores them within few minutes. Along with deleted text files from Windows 7 PC, you can also get back DOCX files, DOC files, XLS / XLSX files, PPT / PPTX files, PDF files, ZIP files, JPG files, MP3 / MP4 files and may more from Windows 7 partitions having FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, NTFS 5, ExtFAT file systems. This program uses advanced built in scanning technology to find deleted TXT files within few mouse clicks. Including Windows 7 operating system, this tool supports file recovery on Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2008 and 2003 operating systems. Even, one can extract deleted or missing text files from pen drives, external hard drives, memory cards and other storage devices.

Steps to get back deleted text files from Windows 7 system:

  • Download and install File Recovery tool on Windows computer
  • Open installed software by login as a system admin and track instructions provided on screen
  • From main screen use “Delete File Recovery” option to extract deleted text file from Windows 7 hard drive
  • Now this application displays all partitions present in Windows 7 system
  • Select Windows 7 drive/partition from where deleted text files are to be recovered
  • Subsequently this tool scans selected Windows 7 partition and displays list of recoverable text files
  • Verify retrieved text files in two different views which are “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • Mark desired text files which you need to regain back and  click on "Next" button
  • Finally browse for desired destination location to save recovered text files on Windows 7 system. However, do not save on same Windows 7 partition from where you have regained them to avoid data overwriting

Important tips to be remembered:

  • Check thoroughly while deleting text files using Shift – Delete keys or deleting text files from Recycle Bin on Windows 7 PC
  • Backup important text files stored in Windows 7 system on other external drives
  • Scan Windows 7 computer regularly with good anti-virus software to remove malicious viruses from it

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