Restoring Deleted Files

By maXimus4444
Apr 11, 2005
  1. Hello all,

    I know that there are programs that can restore files that were deleted in the recycling bin. Is there any way to make sure that a file is permantly delete, even so a restoration program couldn't restore it?

  2. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    You can get something that can write over that position in the HDD numerous times, but most of the time the BEST software can still recover that data. But yes it is possible.
  3. maXimus4444

    maXimus4444 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 86

    Thanks much. If i defrag and use a file wiping program to overite the unused space, would that help more?
  4. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    I've never used a program like that, have only heard of them working. Have a look At this site for some helpful info.
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