How do i undo a folder move in XP

July 28, 2011 at 18:13:43
Specs: Windows XP
I wanted to move a folder that contained other folders and files. Part of the move went ok until xp stopped because I had one of the files open. I have half of the files that were not moved but I don't know where the other files ended up. I have tried to find them with search and using cntrl z. I think I made a mistake be doing that and other things. Can you please help, these files belong to a project I m doing and represent 3+ months work and possibly my job. Most of these files are in excel.

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July 28, 2011 at 18:29:29
Where were you moving the file to? Most likely where you moved them there will be a folder that has the same name of the folder you were moving. Are there any moved folders there?

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July 28, 2011 at 19:36:25
You need an un-delete or un-erase program. Boot to a live cd is best and use tools such as testdisk maybe or other recovery tools.

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