Get Back Folders from Windows Vista

“Few folders present in my Windows Vista have turned into viruses. It opens upon clicking; but shows nothing other than empty space even though I have stored huge amount of files in it. Usually I take backup of all files; but folders which I lost from my Windows Vista are present in backup copy. I have forgotten to update my backup I guess. Does anyone know way to get back folder which I have lost from Windows Vista computer?”.

Once in your lifetime you may come across above discussed situation and lose folder from Windows Vista computer. The most important reason for this issue is virus intrusion. If you download any software or file from internet or unknowingly connect virus infected storage device to your Windows Vista system, then viruses might replicate and spread widely. Many times, it will automatically delete files and corrupt file system of hard drive where as few viruses will turn files and folders into shortcut and make them unusable on Windows Vista computer.

Other reasons behind folder loss or deletion from Windows Vista computer:

  • If you fail to transfer folder from one location to another on Windows Vista computer due to power failure then folders which you were transferring may get lost
  • Accidentally deleting folder from Windows Vista computer while trying to remove not needed folder
  • Unintentionally formatting partition on Windows Vista computer erases not only folders but other data which you have stored in it
  • At the time of changing settings or searching for files using Command Prompt you may mistakenly erase certain folder

Folder recovery software for Windows Vista system:

Don’t be panic if you have accidentally removed folders or they disappeared from Windows Vista computer. You will be able to get back folders in a healthy state after using Yodot File Recovery software. This application is programmed to get back files and folders which you had lost as a consequence of above given reasons and some unknown causes. To complete recovery of folders very quickly, it has listed several file types so that you can mark whichever files you need without needing to enter name of the files separately. It has differentiated deleted files with ‘Red Cross’ mark which will make you to recognize only deleted files. Along with this, you can view how many files have been restored from the drive that you have selected for recovery. It also facilitate “Save Recovery Session” which helps you to save recovered session so that you need not go through all the steps after activating this software and directly save them on a desired location by just clicking on “Resume Recovery Session” option. Along with Windows Vista, one can regain deleted folder from Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows XP, Windows, 7, Windows server 2003, 2008 and the latest 8.1 operating systems.

Steps to bring back folder from Windows Vista computer:

  • Download Yodot File Recovery software and install it to your Windows Vista computer
  • Once the software is successfully installed, run it to begin folder recovery
  • Main screen comes up with two options which are “Deleted File Recovery” and “Lost File Recovery”
  • Choose anyone with respect to the circumstance you have faced
  • Mark on the check box beside the drive to select partition or entire hard drive on Windows Vista system for scanning and then press upon “Next”
  • Start scanning of selected drive and view recovered folders in ‘Data View’ and ‘File Type’
  • Finally save retrieved folders in a safe and accessible location on your Windows Vista hard drive or on any external storage drive

Helpful Commands:

  • Never use Command Prompt to delete any file from Windows Vista computer
  • Take backup of important files before you format any drive on Windows Vista system

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