Are you searching for a solution to get back files from recycle bin?

Microsoft Excel is a popular commercial spreadsheet program commonly used to store financial data. Its feature includes pivot table, calculation, graphing tools, etc. It can be saved in .xls and.xlsx file format. Losing excel files may cause problem to you as it might contain important information related to your work. Usually you use ‘delete’ option to erase a file or folder which are no longer needed. And if required it can be restored back just by clicking on the restore option. But if your files get deleted from the recycle bin then what will you do? Wondering how to restore deleted excel file from recycle bin? Don’t worry!!! You can use undelete recycle bin software to retrieve back deleted excel files. You can also recover large size files which have been by passed the Recycle Bin. To know more on how to undelete files too large for Recycle Bin, you can look over here -

If you delete a file from hard drive of your computer only the entries to the allocation address is removed and marks the space as available for new files.  But if this space is occupied by other file, then it becomes impossible to recover that deleted file because the space is overwritten by new file. Therefore, you should recover deleted files as soon as possible. You can download undelete Recycle Bin software within a few seconds. It can also recover media files including video files, photos, etc. You can find more information on deleted video file recovery from Recycle Bin.

Some reasons that may lead to loss of excel files:

  • Emptying recycle bin: In some instances, you may delete excel file by mistake using Shift + delete option. When you use this option to delete a file, it gets deleted from the system forever unless you use a recovery tool to get them back. You can restore shift deleted files using undelete recycle bin tool.

  • Third party application: You may also end up with loss of files due to action of third party program such as antivirus program. During scanning program it deletes the file without giving any notification when it fails to fix the virus infected file

  • Excel file size greater than recycle bin: If the excel files that are more than the size of recycle bin gets deleted then they bypasses the recycle bin and will be removed from the system completely.

Using undelete recycle bin tool is the best option to get the excel files back as it supports recovery of all file formats of excel spread sheet. It also provides excel file recovery from popular external hard drives brand such as Sony, Toshiba, Hitachi, Samsung, Transcend, etc. It has a strong algorithm that locates the excel file & list them orderly according to file size, type & creation date. It can also restore different types of files such as document, presentation slides, word, pictures, videos, etc. It runs smoothly on Windows OS of versions 7, Vista, XP, 8, 2003. Go to to know how to perform the recovery program. It also restore excel file from different version of MS excel like 2000, 2003, 2007, 2010, etc. It also recovers files from hard drives of different types such as SATA, SCSI, IDE, etc. You can also get back files from hard drives formatted with NTFS, FAT16, FAT32, Ex-Fat partitions. It provides music file recovery of file formats such as MP3, WAV, 3GP, OGG & video file of AVI, DIVX, FLV, MP4, MPEG, etc.

Follow this simple procedure to recover excel file from Recycle Bin:

Step 1: Run the application from your Windows OS and click on “Recover Files” option from main screen as shown in Fig A

How to Restore Deleted Excel File from Recycle Bin - Main Screen

Figure A. Main Screen

Step 2: From the next window you need to select “Recover Deleted Files” & then select the hard drive to recover the deleted files & then proceed to next step.

How to Restore Deleted Excel File from Recycle Bin - Select Deleted files

Figure B. Select Deleted Files

Step 3: Once the recovery process is over, you can view the files recovered & their contents before saving them.

How to Restore Deleted Excel File from Recycle Bin - Recovered files list

Figure C. Recovered Files List