How to Get Over Windows 10 Anniversary Update Blues?

Windows 10 Anniversary update was touted as a big bonus by Microsoft for its loyal users.

Well it certainly was for some but then it also wasn’t exactly reason to be happy for many. Courtesy: Unexpected Data loss.

The main motive of Microsoft, behind releasing this update was to provide its users with something better and improved. Sadly, there were certain reports and complains stating that, update has deleted some important files and folders without user permission. Apart from data loss, users have also experienced technical glitches while accessing OS and have also faced missing of some important desktop based applications.

What next?

There is absolutely nothing to worry about. All deleted files and folders are retrievable, as files are not actually deleted; only their index goes missing. They can be regained until and unless new data is overwritten on it.

Need of a robust data recovery software?

Yodot Hard Drive Recovery is a well-resourced data retrieval program, which easily restores your deleted files, folders, programs and applications or any concerned data, which you have lost after Windows 10 anniversary update. The vigorous tool recovers data from your drives in situations like corruption, formatting, reformatting, partition missing or deleted. The application has user friendly interface that helps you to retrieve data effortlessly, even if user is novice to technology. The software supports in restoring all sorts of file types from internal hard drives as well as various external storage devices such as memory card, pen drive, SSD and many more. This application is compatible on various Windows OS such as Win10, Windows 8.x, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 and 2003.

Steps to accomplish data recovery after anniversary update on Win10:

  • To a healthy Windows system, externally attach the drive from where you need to recover data
  • Install and launch the program on that Windows system
  • Click on “Partition Recovery” button, which will automatically takes you to next screen
  • Choose connected drive from list of available drives and click on “Next” button
  • Select all displayed partitions in Next screen
  • In next window, click on Skip button to get back entire data
  • Find and mark your lost/missing files either in “Data View” or “File Type View”
  • Preview media files and ensure recovery process
  • Save restored data on safe location; other than source

How to safeguard data?

  • Copy your vital files and folders to any external storage device like hard drive, flash drive etc before you carry-out any major changes on your OS or system: like Windows 10 anniversary update
  • Verify and ensure, prior to update, anything related to operating system to avoid data loss