Windows Vista is one of the consumer based operating system of Windows family, produced by Microsoft Corp. Windows Vista offers more reliability, ease of deployment, security, manageability and performance than that of Windows XP. So it is the most supported operating systems and hence very commonly used. In our day to day life we encounter certain data loss situation while using Windows Vista system in which we lose our valuable files due to some unexpected conditions. To get back those deleted/lost files we need to recover Windows Vista files. Before going to the remedies of such file loss situation we have to look upon the data loss scenarios.
Common File Loss Situation in Windows XP:
Deleting files while using commands: Files can be deleted while using cut and paste command in Windows Vista. Files can be deleted unknowingly while using windows command prompt.
Accidental Deletion: Files can be lost by deleting wrong file while trying to delete some other files using shift + delete key combination. Data loss can occur while trying to free some space from Recycle bin.
Unexpected reasons: It can happen also because of improper shut down of the system while some file transfer is going on. Sudden power failure may lead to loss of some important files. Losing files can occur while defragmentation fails to complete.
Recycle bin Bypass: Files may bypass the Recycle bin when they exceed in size in certain cases and as a result they get deleted.
Due to Malware: Files can be lost while performing antivirus scan. It is because they may erase some critical files during scanning process.
When you have lost or deleted your important files due to any of the above mentioned scenarios, always avoid storing new files into the storage device from which you have lost or deleted files. If you will be store new files, then there is a chance of overwritten deleted files with new one. As a result you won’t be able to recover Windows vista files. The most convenient way to come out of the file loss or deletion situation, you can utilize Windows File Recovery application.
The features of this program include specialization in recovering the deleted, lost files/folders without any difficulty. It performs the scanning of the entire drive to recover various types of files based on their signature, size, name, etc. Windows File Recovery software can recover more than 280 file types at a time. Files deleted from RAID array can also be recovered by using this program. It also recovers files from different types of storage media such as flash memory cards, FireWire drives, USB external drives, etc. The tool supports file system architectures like FAT32, FAT64, NTFS, and EXFAT. Deleted files from NTFS partition can also be restored by making the use of this software. The recovered files can be viewed before restoration and can be saved to any desirable storage device. It also provides two different options like data view and file type view to see restored files before saving them.