Extracting Particular Folder

“I have saved different set of files in separate folders on my desktop for instance all documents in one folder, PDFs in one, paint files in another and so on. Somehow I lost couple of folders while removing unwanted files and folders from desktop hard drive. Now, how can I recover those particular folders that I have mistakenly removed on desktop? Is there any possible way out?”

While saving different types of files on desktop or on other storage device, users may create specific folders. Also, there will be few default folders already present on each Windows OS, like My Documents, My Pictures, Downloads, etc. Losing particular folder on Windows may result in huge data loss as users save critical information in folders. It can be any personal information or related to business / work.

Possible scenarios behind particular folder loss are:

  • Mistakenly deleting particular folder while erasing unwanted ones using Shift-Del or command prompt
  • Missing of particular folder after running drive scan using inappropriate anti-virus tool
  • Folder may get hidden from user access due to any third party application conflicts
  • Interruptions caused while moving particular folders from one location to another
  • Presence of symbols in the name of folder can make that folder inaccessible by users

In all of these instances one may lose particular folders along with its files. However, there is a way out for recovery of such lost or deleted particular folders. Make use of prominent data recovery software before adding any new files on to the storage media from which folder is lost.

Particular folder retrieval software:

With the utilization of Yodot File Recovery software, it is possible to get back particular folder from any storage device with ease. This tool is capable of recovering MS Office files, archives, PDFs, Sticky notes, basic media files, etc. from deleted or lost folders. One can employ this tool to retrieve files from pen drive, external hard drive, system hard disk, SSD, FireWire drive, memory cards and so on with FAT32, FAT16, ExFAT, ReFS, NTFS and NTFS5 file systems. It assists in complete folder recovery from Windows computers supported with Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 and 2008 operating systems. Try demo version of the software and if you are happy with its working then go further and activate full version which is available at an affordable price.

Recovery steps to bring back particular folder:

  • Download Yodot File Recovery software on your Windows computer and install it
  • Run the utility and wait for main screen to get displayed
  • In main screen, click on ‘Deleted File Recovery’ option to get back erased folders
  • Or choose ‘Lost File Recovery’ option to restore missing or hidden folders
  • From the list of drives present on screen, choose particular drive / partition from where particular folder is been removed
  • Proceeding next you can either select the types of files to be recovered or simply skip the step
  • Next, let the program scan selected drive completely
  • List of recovered files will get displayed in two view types – ‘Data View’ or ‘File Type View’ respectively
  • Have a look at restored folder files and save it to target location on computer drive

Things to Remember:

  • Avoid interruptions while moving particular folders from one location to another
  • Backup essential data or entire folder carrying important data in secure storage location

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