How to Regain Locked Files in Windows 7?

Many people may lock files to keep their files confidential in Windows 7 desktop using password protected mode. Because those locked files may contain personal information, photos, images, videos and other vital data related to business like project report etc. Windows 7 operating system is used most commonly among desktop users because it is user-friendly and low cost. However, locked files on Windows 7 can be lost or deleted due to many reasons.

Why locked files will be lost from Windows 7?

Virus attack: Few harmful viruses like malware/spyware infect the locked files and delete them from storage drive of Windows 7 PC

Accidental deletion: You may delete locked files by pressing “Shift+Delete” or “Delete all” option unintentionally or incorrect use of “Cut and paste” also results in deletion

File sharing: If any error occurred while sharing the locked file it leads to its loss

Formatting: Formatting of Windows 7 computer hard drive containing locked file, may be a reason for its loss

Have you lost or deleted any locked files on Windows 7 system and worried about how to recover locked files in Windows 7? If, so you can get back those erased or missing files in Windows 7 system via Yodot File Recovery tool. Since, it has robust scanning algorithm which facilitates retrieving of locked files from Windows 7.

Significant features of this File Recovery application:

Yodot File Recovery application is designed in such a way that it can proficiently retrieve locked files on Windows 7 PC or laptops. This utility is capable of restoring locked files from FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, NTFS5, exFAT and ReFS formatted storage devices. You can easily regain Microsoft office documents, archived files, basic media files, etc. from computer hard drives manufactured by HP, Iomega, IoSafe, Lenovo, Seagate and many others using this utility. Furthermore, it works perfectly on latest versions of Windows operating system including Windows 7.

How to recover locked files from Windows 7 using this recovery software?

As the initial step you need to download and install Yodot File Recovery application on to Windows system. Then launch the installed software. After launching you need to select an option from either “Lost File Recovery” or “Deleted File Recovery” from the main menu based on file loss scenario. Now you have to choose right drive from which locked files have to be restored. Soon after this, utility initiates thorough scanning process and displays list of rescued files. For easy selection of required file you are suggested to make use of two options i.e. “File Type View” or “Data View”. You can save the necessary file from the list on non-over-written computer hard drive to avoid further loss.

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