How to Recover Deleted Files from Eclipse

The wrong deletion of files and projects in Eclipse workspace really makes people upset. Luckily, there are Eclipse file recovery methods available to help rescue and restore Eclipse deleted files. See how to recover deleted files from Eclipse be referring to this article.

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Workable Solutions Step-by-step Troubleshooting
Method 1. Restore from Local History Select "Project" > Select "Restore from local history" > Select your files and click "OK"...Full steps
Method 2. Restore with Data Recovery Software Download and open EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard > Scan for deleted files from eclipse > Recover the deleted files...Full steps

Can I Restore Deleted Files in Eclipse

"Just now I accidentally hit the delete option while I'm working on a project in Eclipse. That's terrible, I don't mean to make such an unforgivable mistake, but I really need to restore the Eclipse deleted files. Can anyone help?"

As an amazing open source community of Tools, Projects, and Collaborative Working Groups, Eclipse obtains a large number of loyal customers. Working on a project usually takes quite a lot of time, and no one can bare files lost due to accidental deletion, hard drive corruption, Eclipse crashing or virus attack.

If you just unexpectedly lost your hardworking results on Eclipse, probably it's not the end of the day yet, because there are Eclipse file recovery methods available to help rescue and rescue Eclipse deleted files. Let's see how to recover deleted files from Eclipse by reading further.

Restore Deleted Files from "Restore from Local History" Option

Since Eclipse doesn't drop its deleted items to Windows 'recycle bin', so it's kind of heartbreaking to see all your work just disappeared. Luckily, there's still hope to make a fix.

You can recover your recently deleted Eclipse files from "Restore from local history" by:

Step 1. Select "Project".
Step 2. Right-click on it and select "Restore from local history"
Step 3. Select your files and click "ok".

This is the smartest way to recover deleted files, directories and projects from Eclipse, and most users said it's helpful.

Restore Deleted Files from Eclipse with Third-party Data Recovery Software

No matter how you lost your Eclipse files, or maybe other files that saved on your computer hard drive, external USB drive & memory card, you should always remind of third-party data recovery software, which is developed to recover a variety of types of files due to deletion, formatting, malware, system crash and more.

To grasp the last chance of Eclipse file recovery, you should try EaseUS hard drive recovery software. Only know that where your deleted Eclipse files were saved, and let the software have a quick scan, you may be very likely to get it back.

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Step 1. Launch EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard and select the location you would like to recover data from – such as the Recycle Bin or a hard drive. Click the "Scan" button to start looking for deleted files that can be recovered.

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Step 2. When the scan completes, you can click the "Filter" menu or type in the "Search files or folders" field to home on certain files that match the criteria you specify.

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Step 3. Select and preview files to determine which ones you would like to recover. Click the "Recover" button to restore them.

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Cedric Grantham is one of the senior editors of EaseUS who lives and works in Chengdu, China. He mainly writes articles about data recovery tutorials on PC and Mac and how-to tips for partition management. He always keeps an eye on new releases and likes various electronic products.

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Author Jean has been writing tech articles since she was graduated from university. She has been part of the EaseUS team for over 5 years. Her special focuses are data recovery, disk partitioning, data space optimization, data backup and Mac OS. By the way, she's an aviation fan!

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