How to Recover AutoCAD Files?

Posted by: Leo Mccoy

AutoCAD File Recovery Software

AutoCAD is a software application developed by Autodesk Inc for creating 2D and 3D computer aided designs and draftings. This application is most widely used by industries, architects, project managers, engineers, etc. and these files will be saved with the extension .dwg. Even though AutoCAD facilitates numerous features, its users are still prone to lose AutoCAD files in various situations. For an instance, assume that you have created an AutoCAD files with lots of effort and saved it on Windows computer. You wanted to move these CAD files to a different drive, hence you selected AutoCAD files and clicked on cut option. Unfortunately after selecting cut option you deleted those files using Shift +Delete before pasting them to drive, this operation lead to loss of vital AutoCAD files from Windows system. Now you may question yourself like, how to retrieve deleted AutoCAD files?

Well, when you delete or lose any essential AutoCAD files don't be upset and conclude yourself that your files can't be recovered. There are many advanced file recovery tools available in market to restore AutoCAD files. To increase the chances of recovery stop saving new files to the drive from where you have deleted AutoCAD files. Apart from above explained scenario there are many other circumstances in which you encounter AutoCAD file loss, few of them are:

  • Harmful virus infections cause loss or deletion of AutoCAD files from Windows computer.
  • Formatting drive containing vital AutoCAD files erases important CAD files along with other data.
  • Improper handling of AutoCAD files like forceful termination of system while vital AutoCAD files in use.
  • While transferring AutoCAD files form system to any other external storage media if there is any interruption to transfer process it leads to loss of AutoCAD file.

Best CAD file recovery software - Remo Recover

Remo Recover is the most efficient file recovery software, using which you can recover deleted or lost AutoCAD files. It includes highly advanced file recovery algorithms that scan entire drive in just couple of minutes to restore AutoCAD files. Along with recovering AutoCAD files software helps to recover Word documents, Excel spreadsheets, databases, etc. This utility is capable of retrieving AutoCAD files from hard drives (SATA / IDE / SCSI), USB drives, Flash memory cards, etc. It is highly compatible with all versions of Windows operating systems like Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, 10, etc.

Significant features of Remo Recover:

  • Various file types supported by this software are .doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .dbd, .bkf, etc.
  • AutoCAD files emptied from Recycle Bin and deleted using bShift + Deleteb keys can be recovered.
  • It facilities an option to create disk images of drives having bad sectors and later retrieves data from it.
  • It is capable of resorting AutoCAD files from FAT16, FAT32, ExFAT, NTFS and NTFS5 file system based drives.

Safety Measures:

  • Avoid unnecessary cut paste operation of essential AutoCAD files.
  • Install good and reliable antivirus application to secure your Windows system.

How to Restore AutoCAD Files using Remo Recover?

Step 1: Click on the Download Now icon to download Remo Recover on your computer.

Step 2: Then click Recover Files and choose the drive from which you want to recover Autocad files

Recover Lost AutoCAD Files - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 3: Click the Scan button for the software to scan the drive and list recovered files. Use the File Type option to have recovered files sorted by file types. This will help you find Autocad files easily

AutoCAD File Recovery Software - View Recovered Files

Figure 2: View Recovered Files

Step 4: Finally, enjoy a free preview and save recovered files to a destination of your choice

How to Restore AutoCAD Files - Save Recovered AutoCAD Files

Figure 3: Save Recovered AutoCAD Files