Recover Deleted My Documents Folder from Windows


Deleted files from My Documents folder on Windows by mistake? Don’t panic! Remo Recover utility will assist you to recover My Documents folder that is deleted using Shift + Delete keys, Cut-Paste operation or due to any other reasons under Windows OS with ease.


How To Recover My Documents From Windows OS?

Microsoft Windows facilitates its users by providing a convenient place that is My Documents folder to store important documents such as Word files, PowerPoint presentations, photos, eBooks, videos, Excel sheets, OneNote Notebooks, Downloads, Outlook files (PST), backup of data, bluetooth files,etc. If there are more than one user account on the system, then shared applications can also be seen in My Documents Folder. All the users saved data and installed applications are stored in this folder, as it is default location for users to save their data.

With My Documents folder, it is possible to store files separately in case having multiple user accounts on a Windows computer. Because there is a separate My Documents folder for each user account, user can secure crucial information by putting files in this folder. Although, it is a good practice to secure confidential data against unauthorized access by keeping data in My Documents folder but sometimes you may delete files just because of your careless actions or due to other unexpected reasons.

Soon after file deletion, you can work with these options:

  • After deletion of files, you may go through Recycle Bin folder to restore deleted files.
  • However, if files are not in Windows Recycle Bin, you can try to restore deleted files from previous version. It is a replica of documents and folders that Windows OS automatically saves as a System Restore point.
  • Another option for you is to check for recent data backup.

By practicing these tactics, you can easily get retrieve deleted My Documents folder. Although, above techniques are useful only if you have set a restore point on your Windows system or have enabled automatic backup option. In such circumstances, what will you do to recover deleted My Documents folder? Well, don’t think too much. You can resolve this issue by employing a third party My Documents deleted data recovery application. To achieve an effective document recovery, utilize Remo Recover software - the best one to retrieve deleted My Documents folder.

Most frequent My Documents deletion scenarios are:

  • File Deletion With Shift + Delete Command- Before deleting files from My Documents folder or from other file storage location, make sure that targeted file are not important for you. Because execution of Shift + Delete command lets file bypass Recycle Bin folder, hence it result in permanent file deletion and you will not have any option to restore it from Recycle Bin.
  • Third Party Deletion- Using third party apps such as anti-virus program, C cleaner etc to resolve several system issues may result in file deletion.
  • User Account Deletion- If user account is deleted from the system, it will result in deletion of all respective user’s files and folders from system hard drive.
  • In addition to above listed reasons, file deletion using command prompt, accidental deletion, cut-paste operation and other unexpected factors are also considerable for permanent deletion of documents.

Tool to Recover Deleted My Documents Folder from Windows - Remo Recover!!!

To recover My Documents from hard drive folder, just employ Remo Recover deleted My Documents recovery application. It is the finest tool that comes with promising file recovery features and entitles you to recover data from My documents folders on Windows OS based PC's and laptops. A virus-free data recovery tool ensures safe and secure data recovery without any loss. A cost-effective tool and easy to use application helps users to undelete notepad files, pictures, videos, music, Zip archives and documents in any data loss situation. Meanwhile, the software is compatible on all Windows OS and so recovers deleted files in Windows 10, Windows 8 & 8.1, 7, Vista, XP, Server 2003 & 2008, and Windows 2000.


This is how you can recover My Documents folder:-

Step 1: Click on the green Download Now button to download Remo Recover and install it on your system. When the main window opens, select Recover Files option and choose the drive from which you want to recover My Documents folder. Then click Scan for the software to begin the scanning process

Recover Deleted Files From My Documents - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: After the scan completes, all found files are listed. You can view these files using any view based on your convenience.

How To Recover Deleted Files From My Documents - File Type View

Figure 2: File Type View

Step 3: At this stage, preview the recovered files by double clicking on them

Restore Deleted Files From My Documents - Preview Recovered Files

Figure 3: Preview Recovered Files

Step 4: Finally, save recovered files to any desired location

My Documents Recovery - Save Recovered Files

Figure 4: Save Recovered Files