If you have lost your files because your kids accidentally deleted them, then do not fret. There is still hope that you can recover the deleted files. The free software SoftPerfect File Recovery can be used to restore deleted files on FAT and NTFS file systems. You can use this software to restore files from hard disk drives, solid state drives, USB flash drives, memory cards and other types of media.
SoftPerfect File Recovery is available as a portable application. All you have to do is download it and double-click on the downloaded file file_recovery.exe to launch this software. This application requires administrator privileges because it needs to access the sectors of your disk drives in order to scan for deleted files.
The user interface of SoftPerfect File Recovery is very easy to follow. You have to select a disk drive from the drop-down listbox. And then click on the big green Search button in the toolbar. This would scan the selected disk drive for deleted files and display them in the list. The filename, paths, file size and modification date of the deleted files are shown in the list.
If you want to restore a file, then right-click on a deleted file in the list and select Restore from the menu. You will be asked for a folder where you would want to store the recovered file. You can also choose to restore the file along with full path which restores the deleted file in the same folder from which it was erased.
So if you are worried about your deleted files and are thinking that they are lost forever, then just give SoftPerfect File Recovery a try. You may actually recover your deleted documents, pictures, videos or other type of files.
You can download SoftPerfect File Recovery from http://www.softperfect.com/products/filerecovery/.