Windows 10 Data Recovery Software

“I just upgraded to Windows 10 last week. Even though, this new OS felt comfortable for me, I couldn’t afford limited availability of data on C drive due to its installation. Later, I could understand that it is because of the huge size of Windows old folder, C drive is having this size. So, I just deleted this folder using Shift + Delete. Now, I am feeling very much regret about this deletion since those folder contain some precious files of mine. I just wanted to recover those files. Can anybody tell me how to recover Windows 10 files in a simple way?”


Even though, Windows 10 is considered as the most advanced Windows 10 OS, files from it spanning huge amount of size can get deleted in a single mouse click. You cannot get back those deleted files unless using a Windows 10 data recovery software. But before discussing about such a tool, evaluating some basic reasons for the loss or deletion of Windows 10 files will be helpful to you.

  • Deletion through Windows Store Apps: From Windows 10 onwards, metro apps are going to know by the name Universal Apps. There are many such apps which can result in the deletion of files from your Windows 10 computer unless use with extreme care.
  • Formatting Hard Drive: Sometimes, you may format your vital data contained hard drive partitions on Windows 10 instead of any other partitions. As expected, the data loss will be severe then.
  • Storage Device Corruption: Whether you are using an SSD or an HDD on Windows 10 systems, it is prone to corruption. If the corruption happens, you won’t be able to access any data residing on such drives. Files can also become hidden during such situations. But it is possible to get back those hidden folders in Windows 10, using this data recovery tool. Just refer the following page to read more hidden folder recovery on Windows 10: http://www.getbackdatafrom.com/hidden-folders-in-windows-10.html
  • Other Reasons: Other reasons for Windows 10 data loss include file loss due to third party tools, data transfer interruptions, OS errors, etc.

Whatever might be the data loss scenario, you can make use of Data Recovery tool to retrieve Windows 10 files that have either lost or deleted. It is equipped with advanced scanning engine to identify and recover any types of file formats based on the unique signatures of files. Even your hard drive got repartitioned, don’t worry; since this tool can even recover lost data due to this repartitioning. If you check this page, you will get more information on this repartitioning.  

Some Characteristics of this Windows 10 Data Recovery Tool

  • You can “Preview Recovered Files” on a preview browser after scanning for lost or deleted data using demo version of this tool.
  • This tool can restore Windows 10 data from different types of hard drive data transfer interfaces like SATA, eSATA, SCSI, IDE, FireWire, Thunderbolt, USB, etc.
  • It is also possible to get data back from RAW hard drive on a Windows 10 computer with the help of this utility.
  • Locating recovered files is not a difficult task, as this tool allows you to do such a file search using various file attributes like File name, creating date, modification date, file extensions, file size, etc.
  • It allows you to restore deleted or lost images, Word documents, spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations, audio files, videos, ZIP archives and much more from a Windows 10 system.
  • This Windows 10 data recovery software allows you to get data back data from external hard drive of various brands like Toshiba, Transcend, WD, Seagate etc. which are either 3.5 or 2.5 inch in size.

Steps to Get Back Files from Windows 10 Computers

Step 1: Download and install the demo version of this tool on your computer. Launch the tool and select “Recover Drives” option from the home screen. From the next screen, you can select either “Partition Recovery” or "Formatted / Reformatted Recovery" depending on your data loss scenario.

Windows 10 Data Recovery Software- Home Screen

Figure 1: Home Screen

Step 2: You have to select your Windows 10 hard drive from the list of available drives. Then click on the “Forward Arrow” to start scanning.

How to Recover Windows 10 Files- Select Drive

Figure 2: Select Hard Drive Partition

Step 3: After recovery, you can preview recovered files in thumbnail view as shown in Figure 3.

Windows 10 Data Recovery Tool- Preview File

Figure 3: Preview File

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