How to Restore EFS Files Lost or Deleted on Windows Drive

Wondering whether it is possible to recover EFS encrypted files that are deleted or missing? Follow these steps to restore encrypted (EFS) files and folders from NTFS drive or other hard disk drives usng the powerful EFS file recovery tool from Remo.


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EFS File Recovery Tool

“Many years I encrypted most of my crucial data through an EFS option on Windows XP which is now dead.  So I am setting up a new desktop that came with Windows 10 Pro. However, when I plug in my old computer's hard drive into new Windows 10 system, I cannot open some files as it claims access is denied. Is there any way to restore those encrypted files on my new Windows 10 system?”

EFS file recovery to restore encrypted files and folders on Windows 10

The easy-to-use and effective EFS file recovery tool – Remo Recover offers you simple solution to retrieve NTFS partition in order to get back encrypted files and folders from healthy or damaged NTFS disks. Whether you accidentally deleted an encrypted file, simply moved a drive with protected files to another computer, experienced a hard disk corruption or formatted the partition, the software will help you to recover partition data that is encrypted quickly and easily.

Fully automated EFS encrypted file recovery with Remo Recover tool

Remo Recover EFS data recovery software works completely automatic to restore encrypted files from NTFS partition as well as helps you in recovering encrypted files from healthy, formatted, damaged or inaccessible drives / partitions. You just need to specify the partition or disk and enter your Windows account password to begin EFS file recovery on Windows computer.

Learn how to restore EFS files with Remo Recover EFS file recovery software

To recover deleted / lost EFS files on NTFS disk, users must have an admin account. Next, you need to click Download button to get the free demo edition of Remo Recover tool, install it to your Windows computer and start the EFS file recovery task by following the detailed guide explained below:

Step 1:Launch Remo Recover and in the first screen, select Recover Files to perform EFS encrypted file recovery

EFS File Recovery - Main screeen

Step 2: Also, select the drive from which you want to perform EFS file recovery and click Scan to proceed

EFS File Recovery - Scanning progress

Step 3: The software scans the drive and lists all the found files in 2 views, namely File Type View and Data View

EFS File Recovery - List of Recovered Files

Step 4: Finally, preview the recovered files and click on Save to save them to a desired location.

EFS File Recovery - Save Recovered Files

Why to opt for Remo Recover to restore EFS files?

  • Supports all versions of Windows operating system including Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista.
  • Offers free 24*7 tech support for its global customers
  • 100% safe to install and use this utility on your devices as its completely free from viruses and external threats
  • Provides free trial version to evaluate contents after successful recovery

Characteristics of Remo Recover file recovery software

  • Perform EFS file recovery from all kinds of hard drives such as SATA, PATA, SCSI, IDE and SSD
  • Perform EFS file recovery from different file systems such as NTFS5, NTFS, FAT32, FAT16 and ExFAT
  • Capable of recovering lost or deleted files from memory cards (SD, MMC, XD, CF, Memory Stick, etc.), USB drive, FireWire device, pen drive and many more
  • Toolkit easily retrieves deleted Sticky Notes, photos, office files, video, audio, and various other files that are in encrypted form
  • Supports file recovery from formatted / corrupted RAID partitions including RAID0, RAID1 and RAID5 array