How to Recover Deleted Files from Recycle Bin

We often keep deleting data from our computer that we no longer need. All that data goes to the recycle bin and is available for retrieval if you need it. The recycle bin in Windows is similar to the Trash folder in the Mac operating system. Imagine you put a presentation file that you have already mailed in the recycle bin. But you receive a complaint saying that the mail has not been received. You go to the Recycle bin to retrieve it back and to your extreme horror, the Recycle bin has been cleared by someone. Isn’t it a terrible situation?

But what you can do is use a data recovery software to retrieve all the files that have been cleared out of the Recycle bin. One such software is Wondershare Data Recovery. Here is how you can use Wondershare Data Recovery to recover deleted files from Recycle Bin.



Steps to Recover Deleted Files from Recycle Bin

Step 1: Download and Install Wondershare Data Recovery 

The first thing that will be required of you is to download Wondershare Data Recovery software on your computer. After this is done, install the software. The installation process will not take a lot of time.

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Step 2: Select File Type for Recovery

After, the downloading is done, launch the software and on the main interface window you will see an option asking you to select the file type for recovery.


Step 3: Choose to recover Recycle Bin and Start the Scan

Now, because you want to recover files from the Recycle Bin, select that option. After this, start the scanning process by clicking on the Scan button.

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Step 4: Recover Deleted Files from Recycle Bin

The scanning process might take some time. Basically, if you have too many files, it will take time accordingly. When the scanning is completed, you will be able to preview the scan result, which will be classified into types. Select the files you want to recover and click on the “Recover” button to get them back.

Your data will be saved to the computer in the same form as before. Also, make sure you don’t save the data to the Recycle Bin only. Save it to another location. I am sure you found this process easy and not very tedious. You can try the free trial version of Wondershare Data Recovery to know how magnificently it works. I hope this ‘How to Recover Deleted Files from Recycle Bin’ tutorial article was of use to you. Do let me know by commenting in the box below.