How to Recover Deleted Temp Files

If you have lost the temp files by accidental deletion, do not worry. You can use EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard to recover deleted temp files without effort. It only takes you three steps to restore Temp files. Besides, you can recover photos, videos, documents, and more with it.

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Temp Files Deleted Trouble

"Hi there, can anyone tell me how to recover deleted temp files? I need to recover one important unsaved Word document from the temp file. But I got my temp files deleted last night by accident. I couldn’t find the deleted temp files in the Recycle bin. What can I do? How to recover temp files in Windows 10?"

Temp Files Overview

Temp files are also known as temporary files on Windows for backup purposes. These temp files provisionally hold the content for unsaved and editing document every certain minute(s). Temporary files are used to help recover lost data if the program or computer is unexpectedly crashed, or abnormally halted. As there is no way to recover an unsaved document, even using a third-party data recovery tool, so it is vital to recovering deleted temp files if you want to use them to recover some crucial unsaved files.

How to Recover Deleted Temp Files in Windows 10/8/7 with Ease

To recover the deleted temp files effectively and prevent data loss, we highly recommend you try EaseUS hard drive recovery software. With this tool, you can easily recover deleted temp files on your Windows 10/8/7 computer. If you have lost the temp files by emptying Recycle bin or using Shit+Delete, EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard is also capable of recovering deleted files from recycle bin or recovering shift delete files in Windows 7.

Now let's start to recover your deleted temp files with detailed steps below.

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.

select the location

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.

scan for deleted files

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

recover deleted files

Tips for Successful File Recovery

  • Stop use your hard drive once the data is lost.
  • Do not save the recovered temp files to the same location where they were lost.
  • Regularly back up files to external hard drive.
  • Never use pirated software, which may cause more severe data loss.   

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Written by Tracy King

Tracy joined in EaseUS in 2013 and has been working with EaseUS content team for over 7 years. Being enthusiastic in computing and technology, she writes tech how-to articles and share technical solutions about Windows & Mac data recovery, file/system backup and recovery, partition management and iOS/Android data recovery.

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