Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works
Photo

Deleted my Holiday photos


  • Please log in to reply

#1
hellodave123

hellodave123

    Member

  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 15 posts
Hi, im David. I recently deleted my holiday photos under the impression that my brother had copied them. Turns out he forgot to do it and i need them back. Problem is, it was different to a usual delete. It said something along the lines of, becuase of the size that it was going to bypass the recycle bin and simply remove them. Ive tried using aprogrma called recover my files but it cant seem to find them. Any help would be greatly appreciated.#

Thank you.
  • 0

Advertisements


#2
Dwight

Dwight

    Member

  • Member
  • PipPipPip
  • 480 posts
Hi hellodave123. Welcome to geeks to go. Have you tried
system restore
Hit,Start, all programs, Accessories, system tools, system
Restore, click on restore my computer to an earlier time, then
pick a date before the problem. then click next.

and there this you could try
File Recovery
http://www.pcinspect.../uk/welcome.htm

Edited by 4238dwight, 26 August 2006 - 11:31 AM.

  • 0

#3
hellodave123

hellodave123

    Member

  • Topic Starter
  • Member
  • PipPip
  • 15 posts
Will system restore delete all newly created files or not?
  • 0

#4
Dwight

Dwight

    Member

  • Member
  • PipPipPip
  • 480 posts
Here is what I just done to find out for you.
I made a new folder named it and put two
pictures .jpg in it, then I done a system restore to a
date just before the new folder and the
new folder and the files where all there intact.
You also can do undo my last restoration from
system restore to bring you back to date.
I hope that helps
It worked on my computer but it could differ on your system
I’m running xp pro.
always back up important files.

Edited by 4238dwight, 26 August 2006 - 05:41 PM.

  • 0






Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP