How to Retrieve BKF Files in Windows?

Remo Recover is an eminent data recovery software that recovers erased as well as missing BKF files that are created with Windows Backup utility. Try the software by downloading the free trail version to get back .bkf files within few clicks.


Recover Windows Backup File (BKF)

A file with .bkf file extension is known as Windows Backup Utility file and Microsoft Windows Backup Utility is the program that creates .bkf files. These BKF file contains the catalog of files and folders which are essential, this utility helps to organize, locate and restore files after encountering data disasters. But, unfortunately securing these BKF files is becoming a difficult task due to numerous reasons.

An instance in which you lose BKF file from Windows computer is as follows; you wanted to update Windows system, hence you created a BKF file of important data using Windows Backup Utility. While transferring the BKF file from Windows system to an external storage drive there was a sudden power failure. After sometime power resumed and you turned on the system to transfer the BKF file, but transfer interruption had resulted in loss of that BKF file.

It will be frustrating to lose Backup files and you might not know how to recover BKF files!! Don’t panic and conclude yourself that you have lost BKF files completely, because Windows file recovery tools can restore lost or deleted BKF files easily. Apart from above explained scenario, there are other circumstances in which you might lose backup files:

  • Severe virus infections to Windows system might erase or make the BKF file to go missing
  • BKF files gets deleted from Windows computer due to unintentional formatting of drive

In the above instances you need to employ ideal Windows file recovery software, but choosing the right tool is also a difficult task. Nevertheless, you have Remo Recover which is the most recommended utility by many industry experts to recover BKF files from Windows OS based devices.

Restore BKF files on Windows using Remo Recover

Remo Recover is the eminent and powerful software to retrieve lost or deleted BKF files that are created using Windows Backup utility. This software is capable of recovering BKF files from hard drives, USB drives, Flash memory cards, etc. This tool has highly advanced built-in file recovery algorithms that perform rigorous scanning of entire drive in just couple of minutes to restore BKF files. It supports to find back BKF files from FAT16, FAT32, ExFAT, NTFS and NTFS5 files system based drives / partitions. It is compatible with all major versions of Windows operating system like Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, etc.

Well-Known features of Remo Recover:

  • BKF files emptied from Recycle Bin can be restored using this utility
  • Recovered BKF files can be stored to any location either on computer or CD / DVD
  • Its user friendly GUI helps even a novice person to recover BKF files from Windows system

Precautionary Measures: -

  • Use only reliable third party applications to retrieve BKF files
  • Avoid abrupt removal of external storage medium while transferring BKF file from system


Steps to recover BKF files in Windows using Remo Recover Software: -

Step 1: Install and launch Remo Recover software on Windows system and select “Recover Files” option from main screen.

BKF File Recovery - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step 2: Select either “Recover Deleted Files” or “Recover Lost Files” option to proceed with BKF file recovery

Recover BKF Files - Choose Recovery Option

Figure B: Choose Recovery Option

Step 3: After that select the drive or partition from where you want to recover BKF files and click “Next” button to begin scanning process.

Deleted BKF File Recovery - Drive Selection Screen

Figure C: Select Drive

Step 4: You can view the list of recovered BKF files after completion of scanning process in two different views which are “File Type View” and “Data View”.

Restore BKF Files - Recovered BKF Files

Figure D: Recovered BKF Files

Step 5: Finally make use of “Save Recovery Session” option to avoid rescanning of drive in future and save recovered BKF files to any location.

Recover Deleted BKF Files - Save BKF Files

Figure E: Save BKF Files