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How to Recover Permanently Deleted Files in Windows 10

Posted by Abby Haines to Data Recovery 2016-01-11

Summary

Are you trying to recover permanently deleted files in Windows 10? Now EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard allows you to recover shift deleted files or files deleted from recycle bin in Windows 10 with simple clicks.

Is it possible to recover permanently deleted files in Windows 10?

Files are always suggested to be deleted permanently once they’re removed from the Recycle Bin. And except for emptying the recycle bin, you can also permanently deleted a file in Windows with Shife + Delete key. Did you permanently delete your important files or folders on Windows 10 PC and have no way to get them back? If you did, Don’t worry! EaseUS Windows 10 data recovery software that allows you to recover permanently deleted files in Windows 10 in few minutes. 

Why is it possible to recover deleted files in Windows 10? Due to the specificity of digital data storage, those "permanently deleted files" are not actually cleared from your computer. They’re set to be unrecognized data and wait to be overwritten by new data on the drive. This fact makes those files recoverable with an efficient data recovery solution. And here an important thing you should note is that to guarantee a successful Windows 10 permanently deleted data recovery, please stop using the device immediately and try EaseUS file recovery software to retrieve your data as soon as possible once you realize important files might be removed permanently from your computer.

To free recover deleted files in Windows 10 via File History

Before using EaseUS Windows 10 data recovery software, you can first try File History - a free backup and restore feature built-in Windows 10 system to recover an older version of the deleted or lost file. To do it:

Open the folder that used to contain the deleted file and click the History button. File History will display all the files contained in the most recent backup of that folder. Click the Previous button to locate and select the file you want to retrieve and then click the green Restore button to get it back. 

Free recover deleted files in Windows 10 via File History

Steps to recover permanently deleted files in Windows 10 with software 

If the File History won't help, EaseUS file recovery software is the best choice for you to restore permanently deleted files. It can help you recover shift deleted files in Windows 10 and recover deleted file from emptied recycle bin in the easiest way. If you are now searching to get back permanently deleted files in Windows 10, just follow the below tutorial. And this procedure is same for Windows 8.1, Windows 8/7 PC users.

Step 1. Launch EaseUS data recovery software, select the disk from which you want to recover data and click "Scan" to search for all the lost and existing files.

Recover permanently deleted files in Windows 10 - select to scan the specific disk

Step 2. A quick scan will start first. After it completed, a deep scan will automatically launch in order to find more files.

Recover permanently deleted files in Windows 10 - run quick scan and deep scan

Step 3. After scan, preview all the listed recoverable files (only Word documents, text, photos and emails are supported) and choose those you want. Finally, click "Recover" button to retrieve them back. Here, you'd better save all the recovered files on a different drive or device in case of data recovery failure.

Selectively recover permanently deleted files in Windows 10