How to Restore Deleted Files

by Dave Andrews ; Updated September 18, 2017

To restore deleted files on a computer, click on the "Recycle Bin," find the deleted document or file and select "Restore." Discover how the "Recycle Bin" holds on to files before they are permanently deleted with information from a software developer in this free video on computer files.

About the Author

Dave Andrews is a software developer with a business and Web site selling programs and other computer services in Franklin, Tenn. Having worked in the IT industry for more than 8 years, Andrews has an intimate understanding of computer technologies. He holds a degree in computer science from Middle Tennessee State University with a minor in mathematics. Andrews began working with computers when he was nine years old, programming BASIC on a Precomputer 2000. He now programs in C/C , Java, Microsoft .Net, ASP, Python and PHP and has written large, integrated program used by clients as large as state governments. Andrews is currently employed by a government IT department and enjoys the public service and constant challenge that such a position provides.