iFileRecovery

An easy to use File Recovery Software for Windows!

Frequently Asked Questions

General FAQs:

List Icon Not all local drives are being displayed. How can I display all the local drives?

List Icon Can iFileRecovery recover pictures, music and movies?

List Icon Is it possible to recover files emptied from recycle bin?

List Icon Do iFileRecovery recover data from more than just hard drives?

List Icon I cannot open the recovered files, Why?

List Icon Can iFileRecovery harm my hard disk?

List Icon Can I recover data from a formatted disk?

List Icon Can iFileRecovery recover files from a CD or DVD?

List Icon Why is recovery to the same disk not recommended?

List Icon Does iFileRecovery work on the latest Windows 10 ?

Not all local drives are being displayed. How can I display all the local drives?

The solution is to start the product using right clicking on the product icon, and selecting "Right as Administrator" menu item.

Can iFileRecovery recover pictures, music and movies?

Yes, iFileRecovery can recover all types of files including documents, pictures, music, movies spreadsheets and anything stored on your hard drive and memory cards.

Is it possible to recover my files emptied from recycle bin?

Yes, When a file is emptied from the recycle bin, the content of the file is not lost but the name of the file is removed from the recycle bin list. The deleted space in the drive will be utilized to store another data but before the replacement takes place the file can be recovered using iFileRecovery or other data recovery software.
When a file or folder is deleted, the file is still recoverable with iFileRecovery.

Do iFileRecovery recover data from more than just hard drives?

Yes. if the drive is mapped to a drive letter. iFileRecovery can perform data recovery on floppy disks, Zip Disks, USB devices, flash memory, or SD memory Card.

I cannot open the recovered files, Why?

Your files were overwritten by other data. In this case there is no way to retrieve the data.

Can iFileRecovery harm my hard disk?

As long as the drive is not physically damaged there is no risk in using the iFileRecovery. iFileRecovery only reads from the drive, and does NOT write to it at any time by itself.

Can I recover data from a formatted disk?

Yes.

Can iFileRecovery recover files from a CD or DVD?

No, iFileRecovery can not recover files from CD and DVD. To recover CD/DVD, We suggest you try Data Recovery Pro free evaluation version. You may download it to try without payments.

Why is recovery to the same disk not recommended?

Recovery to the same disk may overwrite the very segments of the disk that you're trying to recover files from. That will not leave you another recovery chance.

Does iFileRecovery work on the latest Windows 10?

Yes, Windows is fully supported. For correct working on Windows 8 and Windows 10, Please start the product using right clicking on the product icon, and selecting "Right as Administrator" menu item. the operation will enable user access to physical devices under Windows 8/10.

Question Still having problems?

Send email to support[at]ifilerecovery.com . We will do our best to reply within one business day.

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