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By mistake, I deleted all the items from my recycle bin. Is…

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By mistake, I deleted...

By mistake, I deleted all the items from my recycle bin. Is it possible to undue this mistake

Technician's Assistant: What's the brand and model of your product?

Windows

Technician's Assistant: What have you tried so far?

I tried to click on the restore all items, but this option is not highlighted, this I know not else to do

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Electronics Expert to know before I connect you?

Not that I know of. I am totally at a loss.

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Computer
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Tech Support Specialist: Pete, Computer Engineer replied 4 months ago

It is possible to use special recovery software to recover deleted items:

https://www.stellarinfo.com/gbp/data-recovery-software.php

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