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How to Recover Kaspersky Deleted Files

Posted on Oct 19, 2016 by Jean to Data Recovery

Summary

Kaspersky deleted files without asking while scanning viruses on PC? Use third-party data recovery software to recover documents, photos and program files deleted by Kaspersky Antivirus or Kaspersky Internet Security with ease.

Kaspersky Deleted My Files Without Asking

"HELP! When I opened my folders, Kaspersky automatically deleted my files. It said there were viruses, but I know for sure they're not viruses! These are .doc, .docx, .xls files that I can't lose. How can I recover files deleted by Kaspersky antivirus?"

Being an essential antivirus program for computers, Kaspersky protects users' operating system & data files from being attacked by malware, viruses, Trojan horses, and worms. Kaspersky will delete infected or dangerous files with "auto block/delete" settings. That's why many people reporting that Kaspersky automatically deleted files without having their permission.

What should you do when Kaspersky Antivirus or Kaspersky Internet Security program mistakenly deleted your folders & files?

It's said that Kaspersky has an area called Quarantine, which stores deleted items and allows users to restore files within a certain period. However, many people failed to get files back there. Now they're wondering if there are some other effective methods to restore files deleted by antivirus.

Kaspersky Deleted File Recovery: How to Recover Files Deleted by Kaspersky Antivirus/Kaspersky Internet Security

The most effective way to restore Kaspersky deleted files should be downloading third-party file recovery software, and EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard is what we recommend. This piece of data recovery software is very good at retrieving files deleted by third-party antivirus programs, including Kaspersky, Norton, Avast and more.

To restore files deleted by Kaspersky, please follow the guide below:

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard and select the disk where Kaspersky deleted your files and click "Scan" button.

select a location and let the software scan lost data

Step 2. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard will start a quick scan first. After the quick scan completes, a deep scan will automatically launch in order to find more files.

scan hard drive where Kaspersky deleted files

Step 3. After the scan, you can filter what you need from the scanning results according to the file type. Then, click "Recover" button to get them back once. Here you should save all the recovered files on another disk to avoid data overwriting.

preview and recover Kaspersky deleted files

Not Kaspersky users? If you're looking for solutions to restore files deleted by other antivirus programs, here's some additional help.