How to Recover Deleted Folder in Windows Computer

This article we'll introduce the best file recovery software to help you recover deleted folder and files in Windows computer.

How do I recover permanently deleted folders in Windows 10?

Deleted a folder from Windows 10 computer and empty the recycle bin? Don't worry, you still can get your folder files back after permanently deleted. But you should not delete any files to the recycle bin or the deleted folder will get overwritten. On this page, we will show you the best way to recover deleted folder in Windows 10.

Can I recover deleted files from my PC computer?

Fortunately, yes. There are certain things you can do to recover deleted folder from your Windows PC. Do understand that folders are never permanently deleted from Windows, even if you cannot access them.

While you can use ‘System Restore’ on your Windows PC for recovery, you can also use folder recovery software to recover lost folders and files from your computer. Folder recovery programs such as Recoverit File Recovery can help you recover any deleted folder from a Windows PC.

Part 1. What causes Folder Loss/Deletion

Several reasons can cause folder loss or deletion. Some of the most common reasons for experiencing folder loss include:


Part 2. The Best Folder Recovery Software for Windows 10

Recoverit Data Recovery is the best folder recovery program, it can help you to recover deleted folder and files from Windows computer.

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The Best Folder Recovery Software

  • Recover deleted folder in Windows 10 easily, effectively, safely and completely.
  • Recover folders due to accidental deletion, lost partition, virus attacked and system crashed.
  • Recover any data and file types in Windows 10 Computer with high success rate.
  • Supported OS: Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista; Mac OS 10.13, macOS 10.12, OS X 10.11, 10.10, 10.9, 10.8, 10.7, 10.6.

Video Tutorial on How to Recover Deleted Folder Files in Windows


Part 3. How to Recover Permanently Deleted Folder in Windows

Free download and install Recoverit folder Recovery on your Windows computer. You can follow the next steps to perform folder recovery in Windows 10. What if you are working on Mac, you can download Recoverit Data Recovery for Mac or follow the guide how to recover deleted folders on Mac.

Step 1. Select a Data Recovery Mode

Launch Recoverit Data Recovery on your computer, to recover deleted folders, you need select "Deleted Files Recovery" mode to start recover deleted files.

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Step 2. Select a Hard Disk

Select the location where your deleted folder files stored. Select a hard disk and click "Recover" button to process.

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Step 3. Scanning the Hard Disk Drive

Recoverit Data Recovery will start to scanning the hard disk drive, after the first scanning, you can check some recovered files. If you cannot find your files, you can go to scan again with "All-Around Recovery" mode which will search more files.

Step 4. Preview and Recover Deleted Folders

After the scanning, you can check all recoverable files. Preview some recovered photos and select your folders and click "Recover" button to retrieve them back.

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You will need to select another location to save you all recovered data files to avoid data loss again. Download Recoverit Data Recovery and try it for now.


Part 4. Other Solutions to Help you Resotre Deleted Files and Folders in Windows

1. Recover from Previous Versions in Windows

YOu can restore deleted folders files on previous version in Windows.

  1. Open your computer and click Start button and click the computer option.
  2. Select a hard disk drive and right-click on it, and then clicking the option Restore previous versions.
  3. On the pop-up window, you can check the File versions, you can click "Restore" to get your files back.
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2. How to Restore Files from a Backup

While you had back your folder files in regularly, you can directly retrieve them from System Restore, and then follow the next steps:

  1. Open Backup and Restore by clicking on the Start button in Windows computer, clicking Control Panel and click on System and Maintenance, and click Backup and Restore.
  2. Click Restore my files and then follow the steps.

You can try all these solutions to restore deleted or lost folder files in Windows computer. We highly recommend Recoverit Data Recovery solution, it can completely recover permanently deleted folders and files in Windows 10. Download and try it for now.

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