How to restore Microsoft XLS File?

“Hi, I was cleaning up junk files on my computer in order to expand space. But while doing so, I deleted my important Excel Spreadsheet files unknowingly. Further, I could not find them in Recycle Bin as well. Can anyone out there help me get back my deleted XLS file?

Some other times data may go missing from the computer. So you might be here to know how to regain XLS file. Don’t worry you are at the right place as this article will help you get back Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet files easily. At first, when you become aware that Excel file is no more, check whether there is a back up of these XLS files. If it’s available then you can restore it right from there. If not, then make sure to take the following measures:

  • Do not perform any write operations on to host storage device as this will override existing data with new ones
  • Make sure not to try any unreliable methods as this may cause hindrance in getting back spreadsheet files

Unfortunately, Windows does not provide any built-in tool to carry out restoration task. So now you might be worried of how to restore XLS file. In that case, it is recommended to try out next given approach to get back Excel files.

Proven method to restore XLS file

Yodot File Recovery is powerful enough to restore XLS files. Without any complications, one can easily retrieve spreadsheet files as its user interface is clear and concise. One of the prominent features of this software is RAW search – where users can look for desired file items by specifying some known fields and this facilitates instant recovery of required files. Another striking feature is Resume Recovery – instead of re-scanning the entire disk from beginning, it’s possible to continue from the previous point from where scanning was stopped.

Supports all file formats –This tool is equipped to retrieve various file types with extensions like .doc, .docx, .ppt, .pptx, .txt, .bmp, .xls, .xlsx, .pdf, .htm, .html, .rtf, .jpeg, .gif, .jpg, .mp3, .mp4, .pic, .midi, .amr, .mpeg and lot more

OS Compatibility – Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, XP, Vista and Windows Server editions (2008/2003)

Instructions to use this utility

Caution: Do not install this program on the same place from where XLS files are lost or deleted. Even a simple installation on the same location may cause overwriting

Download and install program on Window’s computer, then run it and follow the below-mentioned steps:

Step 1: Two options will be displayed – Lost File Recovery and Deleted File Recovery. Click on any one of the options depending on your circumstance

Step 2: Select required drive or partition from where XLS file need to be restored, click Next

Step 3: Mention file type to be retrieved as .xls (optional)

Step 4:  Recovered files can be previewed using one among File Type View and Data View styled layouts

Step 5: Save restored XLS files on preferred location, either on internal or external storage device

Any queries regarding this product will be handled by Technical Support Representatives available 24 X 7

About Author: