Deleted Files Recovery after Restarting Computer


Your important files got deleted or lost after Windows system restart? Well, at first perform a system restore to recover the files. If it won’t help, download Remo Recover to retrieve files lost or missing after restarting computer. It just takes 3 simple steps.


Issue – Files are deleted after restarting Windows computer!

"Recently, my laptop is running slower and slower, then I restarted it for a fix. To my surprise, all of my files, documents, pics, etc. were lost after restart. Is there any way to retrieve them back?"

Computer restarted and lost everything - this problem has frustrated numerous users running different Windows systems including Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, etc. While being caught in such an issue, you might be interested in how to recover files deleted or lost after restarting computer? It might be the question that users concern about the most when faced above said situation.

Well, here we give you two fixes to deal with the issue and thereby recovering deleted files after restarting the computer…

Solution #1: Perform a system restore to restore files deleted after restart/reboot

Restore your system and PC to an earlier Restore Point before this issue occurred can help you recover the files those have been deleted after restarting computer to some extent. Here’s how to do it:

  • In the Windows 10 Search box, search for system restore
  • In the System Properties dialog box, click the System Protection tab and then click the System Restore button
  • Follow the on-screen instructions and select the desired Restore Point when prompted
  • At last, click Next button to execute the operation

Limitations of the above method -

  • This method is available only when you have enabled System Restore
  • It will also erase your data which is written after the time when Restore Point was created

Solution #2: Download Remo Recover Software to recover files lost after restarting a Windows computer

In view all of the disadvantages of system restore, here we recommend you to download and try Remo Recover Application in order to retrieve files lost after restart. Here are the steps for deleted files recovery after restarting computer.

Step 1: Download the demo version of Remo Recover and install it on your system. Launch the software to open its main screen. Select "Recover Files" option as illustrated in figure 1.

BKF File Recovery - Main Screen

Figure A: Main Screen

Step 2: Click on "Recover Deleted Files" option from the next screen as illustrated in figure 2.

Recover BKF Files - Choose Recovery Option

Figure B: Choose Recovery Option

Step 3: Then you’ll need to select partition from the list of available partitions and click next, as illustrated in figure 3.

Deleted BKF File Recovery - Drive Selection Screen

Figure C: Select Drive

Step 4: Soon after recovery process, list of recovered files is shown in File Type View and Data View, as illustrated in figure 4.

Restore BKF Files - Recovered BKF Files

Figure D: Recovered Files

Step 5: Now you can preview recovered deleted files and save them to any Windows accessible destination location.

Recover Deleted BKF Files - Save BKF Files

Figure E: Save Files


“If you are a Windows user, then you can make use Remo Recover Application to restore files lost after factory restore by employing the similar steps as mentioned above.”

Features of Remo Recover Toolkit

Easy downloading and simple steps for installing. It recovers various types of deleted files like MS Office files, text files, compressed files, etc. Along with deleted file recovery, the tool helps in restoring lost files. Supports recovery of files deleted using SHIFT and DELETE keys, files that have been emptied or erased from Recycle Bin, etc. Also supports recovery of files on all the latest versions of Windows operating systems including Windows 10.

However, the final advice is to back up your important files on more than one storage device so that you can easily restore the deleted or lost files from your backup without any difficulty.