Tag Archives: Windows

How to Recover Deleted Pictures or Files – Data Recovery Tools and Techniques

… computer problems. I will explain this later in the document. This tutorial is created for Windows computers, and it assumes you have a minimum knowledge of operating in a Windows Operating System. If you don’t know how to operate in a Windows environment, your best bet is to go to a local computer repair shop. How To Recover Deleted Pictures or Files? The Computer IS Fine, But My Files Are Gone If the computer is fine and it doesn’t behave erratically, most likely you accidentally …

Copy and Backup Utility Review – Robocopy or Xcopy, Which One?

… a complex copy job Xcopy will do it. Xcopy is part of the operating system, it comes with Windows, whereas robocopy needs to be copied from another system, or you need to install the Resource Kit. To put it more simple, xcopy is always available as the shell command “copy”. Features of Xcopy and Robocopy Why not use the shell command copy then, is the next question. Because “copy” is just too minimal and cannot accomplish what the other two can. It only copies files and …

Compress files in Windows

As a Windows Network Administrator I always have to make space delete unneeded files, archive old files, compress files that we don’t need but we might need at some point. I don’t use the same compression method every time, because the scenario is different. Here are a three compression methods for Windows. Compress Files Using the NTFS Compression This method of compression only works on NTFS partitions. You don’t have the option for a FAT or FAT32 partition. The most usual …