Recovering Files Deleted By Windows Defender

“Hey guys, there is a problem in my system, I don’t know what has been wrong with it; but whenever I connect my pen drive to the computer to transfer files, I always notice that some files get deleted automatically. I am using Windows Defender as my antivirus protection; I suspect that files are deleted by Windows Defender application during scanning process. Can anyone suggest me simple way to get back files deleted by Windows Defender tool on my Windows computer? Any help would be greatly appreciated! Thanks!”

Windows Defender is an antivirus and malware scanning tool that can be found in Windows operating systems. This is Microsoft Anti Spyware application that periodically scans your systems hard drive and alerts you about any infected files present on your partition. On encountering any threats; files will be quarantined, which means that they won’t be accessible anymore. At times, Windows Defender application can delete files without user’s confirmation.

What to do if your files have been deleted by Windows Defender anti-virus utility? Well, if any of files get deleted from system, its data is not permanently wiped out from system hard drive. It still stays firm on the location where it was saved until new data takes up its space. With the use of relevant data recovery software, files deleted by Windows defender application can be restored in easy steps.

Tool to find files deleted by Windows Defender

If you are in dilemma as to which utility to employ, then you are at right place. With services of Yodot File Recovery software, one can get back access to files deleted by Windows Defender in minimum time. It has been designed with interactive wizard that makes sure assistance is provided even to newest user on the block. Apart from Windows Defender, this application can also rescue files deleted by Avast Antivirus program and other anti-virus programs without making any changes in original file contents. Users can restore lost files from all supports storage drives on PC or laptop that is installed with Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003 and Windows 2008 versions of Windows operating systems. Including retrieval of deleted data, technical assistance is provided to users who might face any difficulties during installation or while recovery data using this outstanding file recovery software.

Simple steps to regain deleted files by Windows defender

  • Download and install Deleted file recovery application in the system with help of admin account
  • Upon completion of installation process, run the program
  • From main screen of utility click on ‘Deleted File Recovery‘ option and then carry onto next screen
  • Select partition from where files have been deleted and proceed to next window
  • Initiate scanning process, after completion user can view restored list of files in ‘Data View’ or ‘File Type View’
  • Choose the required view and then select files that needs to be saved to desired location on your PC or to any external storage drive

Helpful Tips:

  • Avoid installation of unknown third party tools in Windows system
  • Keep updated antivirus protection to prevent virus or malware attacks on Windows PC
  • Secure your important data on more than one destination location as available

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