Files Getting Deleted Automatically in Windows 10 - How to Fix & Recover Files?

Updated on April 21, 2020

Files getting deleted automatically after Windows 10 update is quite common issue. This tutorial guides you how to fix the issue, and recover files that are automatically deleted in Windows 10 with free Remo Recover software. Download it for free, and get back your deleted Windows 10 files in three quick & esy steps..!


Download Now
Buy Now


Download Now
Buy Now

How to Recover Automatically Deleted Files by Windows 10

When the user installs a major Windows 10 update, after a reboot they may notice that some of the programs are missing. It sounds senseless, but it is true. Windows 10 may remove your programs without asking your permission or giving any notification.

Even though there is no notification about this by Microsoft, based on a report created with the help of several users who have faced this problem, it is predicted that the Windows 10 update process is designed to get rid of incompatible programs present on the computer.

Yes, Windows may remove programs without any prior notice for compatibility reasons. If a program is known to cause crashes, bugs, or it conflicts with Windows 10, then the OS may delete the program to keep the system stable.

So, if you have run into the same problem then, reinstall the deleted program. Just download the newer version of the program from its developer's site and install it.

What if Windows 10 deleted your important files, which you can download from nowhere? Actually, Windows shouldn’t delete any important file. But, it may accidentally erase your files, program files, settings etc.

But, you don’t have to worry since there are several ways to recover automatically deleted files by Windows 10.

Method 1: To Recover Windows 10 Automatically Deleted Files Via Previous Version

  • Go to This PC
  • Find the folder from where files are automatically deleted by Windows 10
  • Right-click on the folder and select Restore previous versions
  • Select the most recent version (which has your deleted files)
  • Hit the Restore option

Note: This method works only if you have created Restore points using Windows Backup feature. If it is not turned on, above method doesn't help you.

Method 2: Run System File Checker to Recover Automatically Deleted Files by Windows 10

System File Checker (SFC) is a built-in feature available in Windows, that scans for corruptions in system files and restores corrupted files. Here are the steps to run SFC.

Step 1: Open elevated Command Prompt (from Start menu, type cmd and press CTRL, Shift and Enter keys together. Opt Yes in next window).

Step 2: Type DISM.exe /Online /Cleanup-image /Restorehealth and hit Enter.

Step 3: Next type sfc /scannow and press ENTER.

After completion of the process, you will receive a confirmation message.

Step 4: If you get, Windows Resource Protection could not perform the requested operation error then try SFC in safe mode, and ensure that the PendingDeletes and PendingRenames folders are present under %WinDir%\WinSxS\Temp.

Method 3: Remo Recover to Restore Automatically Deleted Files by Windows 10

Here is step by step guidelines to recover deleted files on Windows 10.

Step 1: Click Download Now button, get Remo File Recovery tool and install it on your computer.

Step 2: Launch the installed software and choose Recover Files option.

Select Recover Files option

Step 3: Select Recover Deleted Files to restore automatically deleted files from windows 10.

Select suitable options to perform QuickBooks file recovery

Step 4: Choose the drive/partition from where your files are deleted and hit Next button to start the recovery process.

Select storage drive from where you want to restore Quickbooks file

Step 5: The software displays all recovered files in File Type View and Data View.

Preview list of recovered files

Step 6: Mark files which you want to restore and save them on any desired location using Save button.

More About Remo File Recovery Program:

Remo Recover is an ideal tool for recovering deleted or lost files in any situation on Windows system. It is fitted with a variety of recovery options so that not only it restores data from computer hard drive, but also retrieves files from any storage drive like flash memory cards, USB drives, external hard disks, FireWire drives, iPods, etc. One of the greatest advantages of this software is its compatibility. It works flawlessly on any version of Windows. So, you can undoubtedly perform Windows 10 data recovery when files being deleted automatically.

So, when you lose/delete any file, just download this efficient file recovery software and recover your data soon. With few simple steps and handy interface of the tool you can easily restore your data. If you are fully satisfied with its performance, then only buy the licensed edition.


For Leopard (10.5) and Snow Leopard (10.6) Users

Download Now

For Mac OS X 10.7 and Above

Download Now