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How to Recover Deleted Word Documents

2016-08-16 16:09:00 Posted by Abby Haines to File Recovery

Recover deleted word documents from recycle bin or using third-party recovery software. Try these solutions to recover deleted Microsoft Word 97, 2003, 2007, 2010 document.

Have you accidentally deleted word documents which are important for you? And how will you do if you want to undelete word documents? Following below steps, you can easily recover deleted word documents in Windows 10 or other Windows versions.

Situation one: Recover deleted word documents from the Recycle Bin

If you delete word documents using Windows Explorer, the word documents have been moved to the Recycle Bin. You can easily recover word documents deleted from the Recycle Bin without problem, but the precondition is the deleted word documents are not emptied from the Recycle Bin. So the first thing to do is searching the deleted word documents from the Recycle Bin after you accidentally delete the important word files.

Solution Two: Recover deleted word documents after empting the Recycle Bin

If you have emptied the Recycle Bin after deleting the word files, you still have a chance to recover permanently deleted word documents with third-party office file recovery software. Why? In fact, their contents aren't immediately destroyed. Windows simply marks the hard drive space as being available for use by changing one character in the file table so that the file entry won't be displayed in My Computer or a command line DIR command, etc. In this case, you will need a data recovery tool that can easily get deleted word documents back. The file recovery software from EaseUS does find ways to locate the deleted word documents so that they can be recovered easily.

How to recover deleted word documents with office recovery software?

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard is a powerful and office recovery software that can help you to undelete files, even if emptied the Recycle Bin, and recover files lost due to software crash, formatted or damaged hard drive, virus attack, lost partition and other unknown reasons. The following is step-by-step instructions to undelete word documents or recover word document saved over. Try it to rescue yout files.

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard. Select "Document" and click "Next" button to recover word document now.

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard, a free office recovery software, helps to restore deleted office file.

Step 2. Select the disk where you lost your data and click "Scan" button, the software will quickly scan the selected disk to find all your lost word files. If you lost your partition, select "Lost Disk Drives" and “Scan" to continue the recovery process.

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard, a free office recovery software, guides to choose volume where the deleted office files were.

Step 3. After scan, you can preview all the listed recoverable word files one by one and select out those you want. Then, click "Recover" button to get them back once. Here you should save all the recovered files on another disk to avoid data overwriting.

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard, a free office recovery software, helps to restore found office files.

Besides undeleting word documents, EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard can also recover word document saved over, recover lost Excel documents (xls, xlsx), restore ppt files. Deleted PDF files recovery is also supported. Furthermore, this file recovery software can also recover files from formatted partition and recover files from lost or deleted partition.

Video Tutorial to Undelete Word with EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard