Recover XLS and XLSX files

Last updated on 17/01/2017

How to Recover Deleted Excel Files?

xls and xlsx files are standard office files produced by Microsoft for holding lots of data. It is widely used in our daily computing life especially office data collections. Since xls and xlsx are the file type of Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets, when losing this kind of important data holding files, many people would search the following phrase looking for some Excel file recovery software to get them back and reduce cost.

When losing the excel files, you are not actually losing them. What does it mean? If your partition is deleted, system crashed, partition formatted by accident, partition reformatted twice, new system reinstalled, partition encounter the error drive not formatted, partition bad boot sector, or bad mbr... Most of the time, your excel files can still be recovered.

You might delete an excel file on any device due to mistake or some other reasons. Here we will show you how to recover the deleted excel files.

First, you need to check at Recycle Bin, if you didn’t empty the recycle bin, you can find your files there, then you only need to restore it from Recycle bin.

If you have emptied the recycle bin, or you permanently deleted the files by shift deleting the files, you can also try to restore the file folder to previous version.

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Find the file folder which saved your excel files, right click it and choose to “Restore to previous version”, click the version and confirm to go.

Or you can recover the excel files with data recovery program. With iCare Data Recovery, you are able to recover deleted excel files from any media.

How to Recover Corrupted Excel File 2007 / 2010 / 2013?

Excel file can be created by Microsoft Excel tool like Microsoft Excel 2003, 2007, 2012, 2013 and 2016. In some situations, excle files might be corrupted due to virus infection or media damage and more other reasons. iCare Data Recovery has the ability to recover excel corrupted files.

Cannot open excel files on your memory card because memory card shows RAW format when use CMD CHKDSK by connecting the card to your computer? In this situation, you can use iCare Data Recovery software to get back excel files off the RAW card. The software can also help recover pictures after reformat SD card by accident or when SD card turns to RAW file system.

All you have to do is downloading a trial and start searching files now. This software supports pen drive file recovery, external hard drive file recovery, hard disk data recovery, memory card recovery and more.

iCare Data Recovery Pro - All you need for XLS and XLSX file recovery

Recovery for lost, deleted, formatted, virus attack lost Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets with exl recovery software - iCare Data Recovery Pro

iCare recovery supports to recover lost excel versions including excel 2010, 2007, 2003, 2002, 2000, 97 etc.

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Video Tutorial: how to use iCare Data Recovery for file rescue

Steps to Recover Excel Files

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Step1. When opening the software, you need to select a recovery option to start.

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Step2. Select the device that contains lost excel files to let the program scan.

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Step3. Preview excel files and then save them to another drive.

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