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    Default Any way I can restore deleted files?

    Hi Everyone!

    I stupidly deleted some files from my laptop and without thinking decided to do a little clean-up and emptied my recycle bin. Is there any way I can retrieve the files that have been emptied from my recycle bin? I'd really appreciate the help.

    Thank you in advance,

    Phalex.

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    Hi yes you can try this free File Recovery below

    http://www.pcinspector.de/file_recovery/uk/welcome.htm

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    If it an XP machine, have you tried a system restore?

    BG

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    And there's always this article.
    "It's everywhere, in the headlines in the newspapers, in the blurry images on television. It is a secret you have yet to grasp, but the first syllable has been spoken in a dream you cannot quite recall." ---Unknown Armies

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    Many thanks for your help. I'll give those a try and keep you posted on whether it was successful. Thank you all again for your help!

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    Many thanks for all the assistance. I tried all the programs that you suggested and some other ones that I found as links to the pages you led me to.

    Unfortunately, I wasn't able to restore my files. I have a suspect that the files have been somehow damaged anyway... I should really have backed them up!

    I noticed that some of the programs on undeleting files were trials and for me to be able to restore them I would need to purchase a license... can anyone recommend a good one?

    Also, when I deleted my files, I had a large number of them on a flash pen... and I deleted them from the flash pen to my recycle bin, and then emptied the recycle bin... would this make any difference to the way I go about trying to restore.

    As always, really appreciate all the help. Merry Xmas,

    Phalex

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    Using PCInspector (which is free despite what the sit says) try to recover directly from the flash pen.