Windows XP Undelete Files

Do you think that you can only undelete files from recycle bin on Windows XP? Do you believe that all files have been deleted permanently when you are unable to restore them from recycle bin on PC that runs under Windows XP operating system? Sometimes, you may delete data on Windows XP computer, but the deleted data does not go to recycle bin or you might carelessly empty recycle bin. Can you undelete files on Windows XP after emptying recycle bin? The answer is yes! Usually, you can undelete data on Windows XP in following situations:

  • Mistakenly delete files from hard disk drive on Windows XP and emptying recycle bin
  • Deleted data was not moved to recycle bin on Windows XP
  • Permanently delete files on Windows XP by pressing Shift + Delete keys
  • Delete files on Windows XP by pressing Delete button
  • Select some files and Delete All in Windows XP

How to Undelete Files on Windows XP?

iCare Data Recovery is a read-only data recovery program, which is able to resolve different data loss problems on Windows OS. Therefore, you can use this software to undelete files on Windows XP:

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Step1. Free download and install iCare Data Recovery on Windows XP. Launch the software and select a proper scan mode.

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Step2. Choose the drive where data got deleted and then you only need to wait when the software is scanning to search lost files.

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Step3. Preview files after scanning and then save the lost files to another drive.

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Windows XP Undelete Software for Mistakenly Deleted File Recovery

Probably, you will delete files on Windows XP computer in different situations. You can use iCare Data Recovery to undelete files you need when you mistakenly delete files on Windows XP in following situations:

1. You want to delete one file from hard disk drive on Windows XP computer, but you mistakenly select another file and delete it.

2. You select a file and attempt to view it on Windows XP, but you wrongly click "Delete" option

3. You choose some files and accidentally press Shift + Delete keys on the keyboard of your computer that runs Windows XP OS.

When you delete files in all those situations, deleted data will not be erased permanently and completely. You can use iCare Data Recovery to restore all deleted files before writing any new file to the disk drive where data got deleted.

Windows XP Undelete Files after Emptying Recycle Bin

When you delete a file from hard disk drive on Windows XP due to mistake or on purpose, you probably still have chance to restore it from recycle bin. Usually, data will be considered as permanently deleted when you delete it from recycle bin. Therefore, we usually advise you to check if you still need any data before emptying recycle bin. Windows XP system will mark the disk space as empty only when you delete files permanently in recycle bin. In other words, even if you write new data to a disk drive, it does not occupy the disk space which contains the deleted data if you have not deleted it in recycle bin. When files have been deleted permanently after empting recycle bin, you should stop writing new files to the disk drive where data got deleted. iCare Data Recovery is able to work on Windows XP to undelete data when it has been deleted permanently after emptying recycle bin on Windows XP.

Windows XP Undelete Shift Delete Files

As a computer user, you must be quite familiar every keyboard on your computer. Do you know Shift and Delete keys on keyboard of your computer? When you delete one or more files by pressing Shift + Delete keys, files will be erased immediately without being moved to recycle bin which means that you are unable to restore the deleted data from recycle bin. Therefore, it is not a good solution to delete files by pressing Shift + Delete keys unless you really want to delete those files permanently. Although you are unable to undelete files from recycle bin after shift deleting from hard disk drive, you can use iCare Data Recovery which works as an undelete tool to help undelete any data such as MP3, WMA, MP4, AVI, MPEG, MOV, JPG, BMP, PNG, PSD, PDF, PowerPoint, Excel, Text, TIFF, etc on Windows XP OS.

Windows XP Undelete Data after Antivirus Software Removed Folder

Antivirus software is a program which can prevent your computer from being attacked by virus, but sometimes it might mistakenly remove some folders on your computer. Sometimes, if antivirus scanned any virus on a folder, it may remove the folder that contains the virus. In this situation, all data stored in this folder will be deleted. iCare Data Recovery is able to recover deleted folder on Windows XP even when anti-virus software erases it by mistake.

Windows XP Undelete Photos on Memory Card SD CF XD

Today, you can easily delete files from a memory card on digital camera or mobile phone. Probably, you have taken a lot of precious photos by using your digital camera or smartphone, but you accidentally press the wrong button and delete all files without backup. If you want to undelete photos videos from a memory card after deleting on camera or mobile phone, you need to pay attention not to take more photos and then connect this memory card to a computer to perform deleted file recovery. You can connect a memory card to your Windows XP PC and run iCare Data Recovery to undelete photos videos from any type of memory card such as:

  • Undelete files from SD card after deleting by mistake
  • CF card deleted file recovery on Windows XP
  • XD card photo recovery on Windows XP computer
  • Micro SD card deleted data recovery in Windows XP
  • Undelete memory stick on Windows XP

iCare Data Recovery is able to work on other storage media like external hard drive, pen drive, USB flash drive, etc to undelete files on Windows XP.

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