How to Recover Windows 8 Recycle Bin?

Normally deleted files in Windows 8 system can be recovered using Recycle Bin, just by right-clicking on the file and confirming "Restore" option. But, what if the data is mistakenly or accidentally deleted from Windows 8 Recycle Bin? Well, don’t worry! Here is the solution even for that.

Need for Restoring Windows 8 Recycle Bin

Even though Windows 8 has many advanced features that are absent in earlier editions of Windows OS, its users are facing many data loss crises. There are many circumstances where you may delete important data on Windows 8. And, if you have deleted files like documents, audios, videos, etc. manually by selecting and deleting them using “delete” key. Then, they can be restored because the erased data will reside in Recycle Bin.

But, when you select data in bulk and delete using “delete” key, and if the size of data is too large compared to Recycle Bin size then it will bypass Recycle Bin. The same thing happens if you use “Shift + Delete” keys to delete data from Windows 8.

In the first case, you can get back your deleted data using Restore option available in Windows 8 Recycle Bin. But, in second and third cases what will you do to get back the deleted data?

Thinking that you have lost data permanently from your Windows 8 machine? Don’t know how to get back your data erased from Recycle Bin? Don’t be upset!!! You can recover your Windows 8 Recycle Bin and bring all your data back using an apt Windows data recovery software.

When you delete data from Recycle Bin or click “Empty Recycle Bin” option provided in Windows 8 Recycle Bin, you will just lose access to the data. But, it doesn’t mean your files are gone permanently, as the deleted data will be intact on your hard disk. Hence, you can restore that data unless it is overwritten with new one.

Caution: It is recommended not to use your Windows 8 machine until you are done with the data recovery process. Once the data is overwritten, you cannot get back your files. In order to increase the chances of restoring data, perform data recovery as soon as possible.

How to Restore Data from Recycle Bin on Windows 8?

Remo File Recovery is the powerful tool you can use to restore data from Recycle Bin on Windows 8, as it is designed and developed by Windows data recovery experts. This software includes highly advanced data recovery algorithms that perform rigorous scanning of missing/erased data. It is the safe, secure and quick way to restore data from Recycle Bin on Windows 8. Along with recovering data from Windows 8 PC this software is capable of performing Recycle Bin recovery in Windows 10, 8.1, 7, XP, Vista etc. Windows-based systems and Smartphone’s as well. No matter how your data got deleted from Recycle Bin, this software is proficient enough to restore data from Recycle Bin. This software is most widely used to restore data from Recycle Bin around the globe as it offers 100% recovery rate.

Unique features of Remo Recover:

  • Recovers data from (SCSI/ IDE/ SATA) hard drives, USB drives, Flash drives, etc.
  • Recovered media files can be previewed prior to data restoration without paying a single penny.
  • Works successfully on all versions of Windows Operating system like Windows XP, Windows 7, etc.


Steps to Restore Data from Recycle Bin on Windows 8:

Step 1: Download Remo Recover by clicking on the Download Now button. Then install the software and launch it. In the main screen that opens, select the option named ‘Recover Files’ and choose the drive from which you want to recover files (Since, you want to restore recycle bin files, it will mostly be C: drive).

Windows 8 Recycle Bin Restore - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: Then click on Scan, the progress of which will be displayed in the Scanning progress window

Windows 8 Recycle Bin Restore - Scanning progress

Figure 2: Scanning progress

Step 3: Enjoy a free preview of recovered files

Windows 8 Recycle Bin Restore - Preview Recovered Files

Figure 3: Preview Recovered Files

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

Windows 8 Recycle Bin Restore - Save Recovered Files

Figure 4: Save Recovered Files

Things to Remember:

  • Prior to deleting data from Recycle Bin, go through its content properly
  • Make sure you have not selected important files while junk data via “Shift + Delete” keys