pc problem with files being deleted

  FrancesBarrett 20:29 16 May 2014

Trying to print from pc. windows 7. all my files containing documents and photos were emptied, they were not even in recycling. What might I have done to cause this? Is there possibility of any recovery? Any help please.

  john bunyan 20:42 16 May 2014

I would do a complete search of the computer using Windows explorer. Hopefully you can remember one file - or just search for .jpg for example. They are somewhere I am sure. If not , asap try Recuva.

Recuva free

  john bunyan 20:48 16 May 2014

Also I assume you have not inadvertently turned them into hidden folders? If so start > right click on My Computer > Click Properties

Click on Tools > Folder Options

Click on View Tab

Click on the Radio Button for Show Hidden Files and Folder

Uncheck Hide Protected Operating System Files (Recommended)

Click Yes on the subsequent security warning.

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