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Recover Lost Files and Partition in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Posted on Oct 20, 2017 by Jean to Data Recovery


You can easily recover lost files and partition in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update with the help of EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard, the most capable data recovery software and partition recovery software that finds every picture, document and video that was lost or deleted by the latest Windows 10 system update.

Files or Partition Missing After Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

"All of my desktop files and folders mysteriously disappeared after getting this newest Windows 10 Fall Creators system update. I didn't find them in the recycle bin. Please help me."

It's no longer a new topic for how to recover lost files from Windows 10 automatic upgrade, and the reasons vary. For example, many people find their partition lost after Windows 10 Anniversary Update last year, only because of a huge system bug. Besides, some files and folders in a local disk would unknowingly disappear right after a successful OS installation. You may wonder why Windows 10 deletes files without your permission at this moment, and the main cause is that you don't leave enough disk space on the system disk.

How to Recover Lost Data in Windows 10 Fall Creators?

For the case that only some of your important personal files were lost during or after updating to Fall Creators, simply download EaseUS free file recovery software and let it help you. All types of files such as pictures, Office documents (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) or video files that were unintentionally deleted or formatted can be easily found by going through the following 3 steps.

3-step guide for Windows 10 file recovery

Step 1. Select the disk storage location where you lost data and click Scan.

select a location where files were lost in fall creators update and click scan

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.

run quick scan and deep scan to find all files lost from fall creators update

Step 3. Choose the file(s) you want to recover by file types from the scanning results. Click Recover button to recover the selected files. You'd better choose a different location instead of the original hard drive to avoid data overwriting.

select files and recover

How to Recover Lost Partition in Windows 10 Fall Creators?

Perhaps you experienced the same issue in the old Anniversary Update that a whole partition was removed along with all data within. Instead of retrieving a single file or folder there, you probably need partition recovery by using EaseUS Partition Master, which is a free partition manager that helps restore a lost or deleted partition as a whole.

3-step guide for Windows 10 partition recovery

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Partition Master, hover your mouse to Wizard > Partition recovery wizard and Next. Now choose Automatic recovery mode or Manual recovery mode and click Next to continue.

select partition recovery

Step 2. The software will search and list all the deleted or lost partitions on the unallocated space of all hard disks. Select the one which you want to recover and click Next to continue.

select unallocated space and recover

Note: If Partition Recovery Wizard failed to find deleted or lost partitions, you can choose Complete search mode to try again or check Finish searching option to exit.

Step 3. Click Proceed to retrieve deleted or lost partition after Windows 10 Anniversary Update and get back your data.

click proceed to start partition recovery in fall creators update