How to Recover My Lost Data

How to Recover My Lost Data

If you’ve accidentally lost your data or a file, you that it can be incredibly frustrating, and it’s even more frustrating when it’s something you have been working for a long time.  Additionally, that data is so important for you and you haven’t created any backup. Fortunately, there is still a chance to get back your data. Here, in this article, we will discuss how to recover lost data. Read on.

Technique to Recover Lost Data

Watch out 5 techniques to recover lost data.

  1. Use Search Bar
  2. File Manager
  3. Recycle Bin
  4. Cloud Backup
  5. Data Recovery Software

It may you don’t lost your data, you just couldn’t find it. So, we recommend you first try to find your data. To ease the effort, you can use the search bar to find out your file.  But, make sure you need to remember the file name.

You just need to type the file name in the search bar. You can find the search bar in the left corner. Once you type the file name and if it’s available on your system, it will start showing on the screen. Hit Enter and open the file.

And if doesn’t show anything, it means you’ve lost your data or go for the next step to confirm.

File Manager

If the first technique couldn’t help you to find out the file, go to your file manager on the system and try to find the file. Check each and every folder. In each folder, press Ctrl + F to use the search bar option and type the file name properly, and hit enter.

If the file would available in that particular folder, the file will be present in front of you, otherwise, it will show “no item found.” Like this, you can check other folders as well.  Hopefully, you will get the file or data. 

Sometimes it happens, when our data in on our system, but it doesn’t appear in the search bar so that’s why you should keep your eye open on each file while searching.

Recycle Bin

Sometimes you accidentally delete your data and thus you think that you’ve lost it. Fortunately, whether you accidentally delete your data or intentionally, deleted data won’t delete soon. It will first transfer to the Recycle Bin and to permanently delete the data, you need to delete it from the Recycle Bin.

So, when you couldn’t find your data, make sure to check the Recycle Bin. Recycle bin stores all your deleted files and folders till then you do not delete the data from the Recycle Bin itself. Make sure once you delete the data from the recycle bin, it won’t be recovered at any cost.

You can find the recycle bin on your home screen-the Dustbin icon. Remember, the deleted item will be retained in recycle bin for 30 days. After 30 days,  your data will automatically be deleted from the Recycle bin.

Cloud Backup

Cloud backup is one of the most secure and best ways to save your data. Cloud Backup is currently in the trend and everyone is starting storing data in the cloud. Cloud is an online data storage service, although, it’s more than a storage service. You can avail multiple features in the cloud.

As cloud stores your data online, so it is completely separate from your computer system and any default in the system won’t affect the data stored in the cloud. That’s why for any contingencies cloud backup is always recommended. 

If you’ve deleted your data or accidentally lost your data, you can recover your data from the cloud.  But, for this makes sure you’ve already stored your data in the cloud and also sync it with the device. So that, synced device’s data will automatically upload to the cloud. Another advantage of using cloud storage is you can create backup of your data in case you need to reset or reboot your system.

You can use Capebera website to store your data as its 100% reliable and secure. Additionally, Capebera-cloud storage platform gives you free 5GB storage and if you need more storage, you can upgrade it. Capebera paid version is 50% cheaper than the other options. Its paid version is quite nice and offers a variety of services such as password encrypted file sharing, create workspace and specially you can organize your data and discover it without any hassle.

Visit: Capebera

Download Data Recovery Software

Data recovery software is also a good option to recover your data. It scans your pc and make the recovery in few minutes. Whether you’ve lost or deleted your data accidentally, data recovery software is good enough to restore your data. It will show the bulk and you can even choose which data you would like to restore and deny the rest.

You can use RescueData recovery software that facilitates all types of data recovery. It is available for 30 days free trial and if you find it helpful, you can go for the paid version, where you will get more demanding features and services. You only need to download the software and perform a 3-step data recovery.

Download Link:   RescueData


Hey guys! This was the guide about “how to recover my lost data.” Here, we’ve discussed five techniques to recover your lost data. If you also have lost your data, you can follow the steps in this article. Hope you find this article and informative. If you’ve still any queries regarding this article, please let us know in the comment section. We would be glad to answer you!

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