My files were deleted because of virus.. [Solved/Closed]

ninashelovely 2 Posts Friday May 24, 2013Registration date May 26, 2013 Last seen - May 25, 2013 at 07:22 AM - Latest reply:  NERID
- Mar 9, 2015 at 03:28 AM
Hello,



please help me out. a couple of days ago, my hard disk were were affected with the virus and there are all of those shortcut things lastly all my files went missing. with the help from this forum, I able to recover the my files. but, one of my files which have my movies collection are not there. even when I check the properties, the space have decreased which indicates my movie file are like completely missing! is there any way to get my file back?

thank you so much! :(
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jack4rall 6507 Posts Sunday June 6, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus December 30, 2015 Last seen - May 25, 2013 at 03:15 PM
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Hello,

Try this 1

Click on Start --> In search box, type control folders and press Enter.

[If you are using Windows XP then type control folders in Run and press Enter]

"Folder Options" will be opened. Click on the "View" tab.

Now select the option "Show hidden files, folders or drives" and uncheck the

check box "Hide protected operating system files" --> Click on "OK" button.

Now look for your files in your drive.

If the files are still missing then don't make any changes to that drive.

Perform recovery scan by using the "Recuva" application. If you can see the

deleted files in the scan result then all your older files got deleted. Recover the

deleted files after the scan process.

Click on the below hyperlink "Recuva" and download the file.

Recuva

Perform "Deep Scan".

Good Luck.

Thank you, jack4rall 2

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Hi Dude..I found a solution...go to folder settings and restore all settings..it worked for me...
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ninashelovely 2 Posts Friday May 24, 2013Registration date May 26, 2013 Last seen - May 26, 2013 at 03:47 AM
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Thank you
it does work! n I have found my files back!
thank you so much for ur help! :D

Thank you, ninashelovely 2

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