How to Recover Lost Files in Windows 7?

“I have been looking for my lost files in almost all partitions on my Windows 7 system hard drive, but to my bad luck I was unable to find them. This is what happened; I was transferring some files from my Windows 7 PC to external hard drive using Cut-Paste option and there was sudden power failure which halted file sharing process. I could not find those files which were being moved from my Windows 7 PC to external drive when I rechecked for them on hard drive after resuming power. Can anyone tell me how do find lost files in Windows 7 systems?”

Windows 7 operating system is a boon to system users because of the presence of ultimate features and irreplaceable design. Users can complete tasks without facing any interruptions and file transfers or read / write process can be easily carried out on Windows 7 PC. But at times, you may lose data from Windows 7 system after file sharing and other reasons as given below:

  • Abrupt removal of external storage media when read / write or file transfer was carried out
  • Sudden power surge while sharing data saved in Windows 7 computer hard drive
  • Usage of inappropriate tools and virus or malware attacks is regarded as another main fact behind loss or missing of files from Windows 7 system

If you have been a victim of the above scenarios and are desperate to get back missing files from Windows 7 system, just relax. Recovery of lost files from Windows 7 system can be easily done with use of reliable file recovery utility designed for Windows 7 system.

Best file recovery software for Windows 7:

Yodot File Recovery is considered as the best tool to rescue lost files from Windows 7 PC due to any of the above given reasons. This software can retrieve Windows 7 desktop files missing after reboot, system shut down, restart, power failure, OS installation, etc. Apart from Windows 7 hard drive, this tool can also get back lost or deleted files from external hard drives, USB drives, SSD drives, FireWire drives, memory cards, memory stick, iPods and from other storage media. Trouble free installation can be carried out on on Windows 7 system as well as from Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2003 and Windows 2008 OS based computers.

Secure procedure for recovering lost files in Windows 7:

  • Download and install Yodot File Recovery program in Windows 7 system with help of admin account
  • Once installation process gets completed, user can view shortcut icon on desktop
  • Run the program and from main screen of utility click on ‘Lost File Recovery’ option and then carry on to next window
  • Select the drive from Windows 7 computer and then proceed to next screen to mark all the file types that needs to be retrieved
  • After file types have been marked, initiate scanning of Windows 7 hard drive
  • Upon completion of scanning, user can view recovered list of files from Windows 7 system in ‘Data View’ and ‘File Type View’
  • Then save restored files to any storage drive you prefer other than Windows 7 system hdd

Safety Tips:

  • Always maintain multiple copies of important data saved in Windows 7 hdd on separate storage media
  • Avoid installing unknown applications in your Windows 7 system hard drive
  • Make use of Copy Paste option other than Cut Paste option to move files from one location to another on Windows 7 hard drive

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