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Solved: Free Download Manager Lost All My Downloads

Updated on Dec 29, 2018 by Brithny to File Recovery


Lost your downloads after using Free Download Manager? Accidetally delete or lost your donloaded files? Don’t worry! This page introduces you how to recover files from Free Download Manager and get your files back within 3 steps in Windows 10/8/7 via Previous Version and third-party data recovery software.

"Recently I have downloaded lots of files including lots of videos, pictures and word files from the Internet. But this morning, when I open Free Download Manager again, I can't find those files anymore! Free Download Manager lost over 30 queued downloads along with 60 finished movies. I'm at a complete loss. I want to know is it possible to get my downloads back?" 

Two Ways to Restore Lost Files from Free Download Manager

Many users have the unpleasant experience of mistakenly erasing the folder and get their important files deleted while using Free Download Manager. As a result, "Is there any way for me to recover files from Free Download Manager?" "how can I recover accidentally deleted files from Free Download Manager?" has become the hottest questions.
Here we can tell you that it is possible to recover accidentally deleted files from Free Download Manager. Next, we will introduce how to restore lost files from Free Download Manager in Windows 10/8/7 in two efficient ways. 

Method 1. Recover Files from Free Download Manager via the Previous Version

"Previous Version" is a feature offered by Windows operating system which can help you recover deleted files and folders from a previous state. Being free and easy, we introduce it as your first choice to recover deleted files from the Free Download Manager. Here's how to do:

1. Open "My Computer".
2. Right-click on the logical drive/folder which used to contain the downloaded files.
3. Click on "Restore Previous version" to list all the available previous versions of files and folders.
4. Choose the downloaded folder and click "Restore" button to retrieve your deleted files.

Method 2. Restore Files from Free Download Manager with Data Recovery software

If you cannot recover your files or folders from the Previous Version, then continue to try the second way - use Free Download Manager downloaded file recovery software, a professional and popular third-party data recovery software with numerous users and fans. It can definitely help you restore files from deleted Download Folder. The steps below will make the situation much easier. 

Keep Noted:

  • First, please keep in your mind that once you lost files, stop using the device or folder immediately.
  • Second, try to find the lost files in your Recycle Bin if the lost files were saved on the desktop.
  • Third, turn to the professional file recovery software for help if nothing is found.

Step 1. Connect your device to PC.

If you lost files on an external storage device, connect the storage device to your computer firstly.

Step 2. Run this software and scan the lost file.

Run EaseUS file recovery software - Data Recovery Wizard on your PC, specify the location where you lost files and click "Scan" to scan those lost files.

Run data recovery software.

Step 3. Preview and restore file.

After the scanning, you can find and double-click to preview your lost files here:

  • Delete Files: All your deleted files are listed here.
  • Drive (with your device name): It loads all lost files here.
  • Lost Partition Files: Check first if your hard drive is formatted or partition gets deleted.
  • Extra Files: All files that lost names or paths on your drive can be found here.
Scan and find lost files.

Step 4. Choose and restore files.

Finally, select the found files, click "Recover" and navigate to save them to a secure location on your PC or another external storage device.

Restore lost files.

Note: If your files are not up to 2GB, EaseUS data recovery software is free.