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How to Recover Files After Ctrl X | Ctrl X File Recovery

Posted on Dec 26, 2017 by Jean to File Recovery


Follow this Ctrl X file recovery guide to recover lost files after using Ctrl X. Anyone who lost important files during the transfer in the manner of using the shortcuts of copy-and-paste can read this page carefully and regain the lost files without making an effort.

Can you recover lost files by Ctrl X?

"Bad luck! I was trying to import all the photos from my camera SD card to the computer for a permanent backup in a cut-and-paste way as usual. During the transfer, the computer suddenly froze and displayed a blank white screen. After it's been hanging there for almost ten minutes, I forced to shut down the computer. When I turned on the computer again, I found that the photos transfer task didn't resume, and all the photos disappeared from the SD card, too. By the way, I used the Ctrl X and Ctrl V to copy and paste the photos. Is that the problem? How do I get my lost photos back?"

Common scenarios you will lose data by using Ctrl X

  • Pressed Ctrl X but not paste the selected items in time.
  • OS problems like system crash and system errors that slow down your computer.
  • Viruses on some removable storage devices that ceases the operation to be effective.
  • Cut files by using Ctrl X and paste by using Ctrl V across two more storage devices.

Ctrl X File Recovery Solution

To recover files lost in the cut and paste on your computer or some external USB flash drives, pen drives or memory cards, apply this Ctrl X file recovery solution. You can also benefit from it when having the demands in the following examples.

Recover undo files using Ctrl Z.
Recover files lost while moving.
Recover files lost when cut and paste is not working properly.

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard is the Ctrl file recovery software you will put it to use. Next, take the three simple steps to get lost files back.

Guide: How to Recover Files After Ctrl X?

Step 1. Select the location where you use the Ctrl X to cut files and click Scan.

select a location where you ctrl x to cut the files and click scan

Step 2. EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard will run a quick scan and deep scan to find as many files as possible on the selected location.

scan the location to find ctrl x lost files

Step 3. When the scan finishes, you can check all the files it has found for you in the scan results. Select the lost files you're looking for and click the Recover button.

select files lost by ctrl x and click recover