Procedure to Get Back Deleted WMF Files


Remo Recover photo recovery software offers you the simplest way to restore deleted WMF files from Windows computer. Free download its demo version now and start recovering your WMF images that are deleted, lost or formatted.




WMF stands for Windows Meta File, this is an image file format introduced by Microsoft. In some instances, .wmf files stored in system will go missing or get deleted due to various reasons. But, when this happens in your computer, then it is really difficult to run applications that rely on these image files.

How can I recover deleted WMF files?

As deletion or loss of WMF file causes only removal of reference pointer, but still there is a chance for restoring them back using professional photo recovery software. Here Remo Recover is recommended. It is qualified to recover deleted WMF image files from any storage devices including system hard disk, external hard disk drive, USB drive, pen drive and many more.

Steps to restore deleted WMF files with Remo Recover software

To perform WMF file recovery, try Remo Recover, an easy to use and effective photo recovery tool. Before starting, you need to download and install the software to Windows PC (Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP supported).

Note: Do not install photo recovery application on computer where you have deleted or lost WMF files because installing it on the same drive may overwrite your lost WMF files and causes permanent loss.



Step 1: Launch Remo Recover software. Click on “Recover Files” button from the main screen. Then, a list of all the available logical and physical drives are displayed. Choose the appropriate drive from where you want to recover WMF files & click "Scan" option

Click Recover Files option

Step 2: Now, the tool scans the drive to find deleted WMF files. After the completion of scanning & recovery process, a list of recovered files are displayed. You can view these files in either "Data View", and "File Type View"

File Type View of the Recovered Files

Step 3: Prior saving the recovered WMF files, you are allowed to preview each of the recovered files with "Preview" option

Preview Recovered Files

Step 4: If you are satisfied with the recovery results of the tool, then purchase the licensed edition and save the recovered files

Save Recovered Files



More about Remo Recover photo recovery tool

Remo Recover program is more user friendly and each step has description that guide user to carry out file recovery process without any hassle. With simple GUI, even a novice user will be able to recover lost or deleted WMF files in a couple of minutes. In addition, it does not damage your drive while recovering lost files, since it is read-only utility and restore missing images in a safe and secure manner. Other added benefits of using this application are:

  • Easily restore WMF file from damaged, formatted or inaccessible hard drives
  • Capability to retrieve WMF files from emptied Recycle Bin
  • Supports other image formats such as WPG, JPEG, JPG, TIFF, TIF, PSD, IMG, GIF, etc.
  • Provides free trial version to examine the software efficiency prior buying licensed version
  • Offers free online customer support for 24*7 hours to resolve your queries

Let’s know some of the common causes behind loss or deletion of WMF files from Windows computer

  • Accidentally deleting WMF files while removing other unwanted program files in Windows drive
  • Suspicious malware or virus attack to Windows system may unknowingly delete some WMF files
  • Hard drive crash or formation of bad sectors on Windows hard drive leads to loss of WMF files
  • Windows Operating system malfunction or logical errors in various application result in loss of WMF files

Irrespective of the reasons behind loss or deletion of WMF file, you can make use of Remo Recover photo recovery software to restore them back. The utility also supports recovery of other media files like songs, videos, movies and documents from various storage media on Windows system.