[Solved] Files disappeared Windows 10

Have your desktop folders or files disappeared from Windows 10 ever? You might lose your users files or personal documents, pictures, videos, installed programs, games, etc.
 
Windows 10 becomes very hot since its release. However, did you ever have the experience of losing important files in Windows 10 suddenly without being aware of the exact reasons? You may have opened the folder and then try to view or edit the files, only to find they disappeared. Why?

Why Files Disappeared on Windows 10 ?

Following are the most common situations in which you might lose your users files or personal documents, pictures, videos, installed programs, games, etc.
 
  1. Windows 10 automatic upgrade or update (desktop files and installed apps are the most likely to be removed);
  2. Virus deleted or hid personal files;
  3. You logged in a new user account;
  4. Hard drive is failing;
  5. Mistakenly deleted;
 
As soon as understood how your files were gone, select one of the following methods to recover deleted, hidden or unknowingly lost files in Windows 10 without trouble.
 

Three Ways to Recover Files Missing from Windows 10

1, Windows 10 automatic upgrade or update - Check the Users folder and Search different hard drive partitions for your files

After Windows 10 upgrade, certain files might be missing from your computer, however, in most cases they are just moved to a different folder. Users report that most of their missing files and folders can be found at This PC > Local Disk (C) > Users > User Name > Documents or This PC > Local Disk (C) > Users > Public.
 
 
After you upgrade to Windows 10, your hard drive letters might get changed for some reason. For example, if you used to store files on your C drive, they might be moved to D:\Users\Your_username folder on any other hard drive partition. In order to locate your missing files and folder, make sure to check all hard drive partitions thoroughly.
 

2, Hid personal files –Show hidden files and folders

If your files and folders disappeared, maybe you should check for hidden files and folders. Sometimes, files and folders might appear missing, but they are actually hidden. To show hidden files and folders, do the following:
 

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