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Windows7 Folder Free Recovery Software

Synopsis 【Released January 21st, 2020 by uncutdata data recovery】

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Windows7 Folder Free Recovery Software

"I have been using a Windows 7 computer at work which is very convenient. Obviously I have a lot of very important files in my computer. But I deleted important folders by mistake. It is such a disaster. Now, I urgently need a professional software to help me solve this problem. "

Windows 7 can store a large number of files. But when the folder is permanently deleted, it cannot be found. All files in the permanently deleted folder will not go into the computer recycle bin. So the lost folder cannot be retrieved through the recycle bin. The required folders are lost which is difficult to solve. It may cause your work to increase suddenly.

Method 1: manually restore the folder

Use the following procedure to restore a folder:

1.Move your mouse over an empty area in the folder you want to recover. If the cursor hovers over the file, the file will be selected.

2.Right-click the mouse, select Properties from the bottom of the menu and click the Previous Versions.

3.Select Copy or Restore.

4.Selecting Restore allows users to recover everything in that folder and all subfolders. Selecting Restore does not delete any files.

5.Through this manual operation, you can find the lost folder in Windows7 system. But if you can't find those missing files, let's see if the following methods can help you.

Method 2: Use the backup and restoreing method to retrieve the lost folder

Windows 7 has the option to allow you to back up your files and data, and you can use this feature to do recovery. If you have enabled this feature, you can recover deleted files in Windows 7 by following these steps:

1. Click the Start button or press the Windows button on your keyboard.

2. Click on Control Panel and find "System and Maintenance".

3. You will see the "Backup and Restore" option. Click on it to access it.

4. If you have set up a data backup, click "Restore my files".

5. Open the file recovery page and select the backup data you want to recover. Select the most relevant (or latest) backup and follow the instructions on the page.

The above can restore all deleted files backed up by "Backup and Restore" on Windows 7. Of course, if you do not set the backup option, then you still have a chance to get back Windows lost folders. Let's look at the next solution.

Method 3: Use UnCutData Recovery Free Software to recover

UnCutData Recovery Free Software is a professional Windows 7 free data recovery software. It has a very flexible operating mode. It only takes three steps to retrieve your SLR photos lost in Mac.

Then let UnCutData Recovery Free Software tell you how it can retrieve the lost folder for you through the following specific steps.

Step 1: Enter the software to select the lost data

First open UnCutData Recovery Free Software. What appears in front of you is the data format selection interface.

There are two rows of icons below for you to choose, corresponding to different formats of files, then you need to select the file format. If the folder contains a large number of different files, select all file formats, then please check the the first icon of the first line from the left.

After the check is completed, a small circle with a check mark will appear in the lower right corner of the icon. At this time, you can click the "Next" button at the right end, as shown below.

Step 2: Select the disk where the missing folder was originally located

The interface that appears at this time is the interface for selecting disks. The next thing you need to do is to select the disk where the lost data was originally located.

First look at the disk where the missing folder is located in Windows. If the lost folder was originally stored in drive D, then please select drive D. After you select it,at the right side of the line of the drive name will appear. Check the small circle, at this time you can click the "Scan" button on the upper right to scan your selected disk, as shown below.

Scan: Enter the scanning process

The scanning process takes a certain amount of time. The length of time is determined by the data stored in your disk. The scanning time will be different for different data types and sizes. It usually takes only a few minutes to read all the files on the entire disk.

And the software can also "pause" during the scanning process. Click the pause button to interrupt the scanning process.

After the scan is completed, you can see a prompt on the software. Do you want to know about the "Deep Recovery" option?

The software is divided into quick scan and deep scan. Quick scan is the ongoing scanning mode. Its advantage is that it can quickly retrieve files on your disk, saving a lot of time, but it can not read the entire disk in detail.

The deep scan is more meticulous, so if you do not find the missing file quickly, and the deep scan can solve the problem that you cannot retrieve the target file, click the "deep scan" button in the yellow font at the top of the interface to enter the advanced scan.

Step 3: Select the folder you accidentally deleted for recovery

After the scan is completed, all the files in your D drive are listed in the left column of the interface, and you can preview them.

Search or click the general directory folder on the left to search rank by rank, find and select your lost folder, and then click the "Recover" button in the upper right corner, as shown below.


When saving the Windows 7 lost folder you found in the software, you need to be careful not to store the recovered files to the original disk to avoid the original files being overwritten. For example, if the lost folder is stored in the D drive and you can choose C drive to store it during the recovery.

Just the above three-step specific operation can help you complete the recovery. Whenever you are in need of recovery, this solution will solve your problems perfectly.

"I followed the instructions of UnCutData Recovery Free Software and found my lost folder in Windows 7 in just a few steps. The recovered files are very complete. It is really a reliable recovery software."

This is the feedback from a user using UnCutData Recovery Free Software. If you also encounter the problem of losing the Windows7 folder, you can directly download this free trial version provided for you which can also help you recover 200MB data. I believe that it can perfectly solve the problem of Windows file loss.

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