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How To Recover Files Deleted By Avast Antivirus?

Avast Antivirus is one of the best free antivirus software and internet security app to keep Microsoft Windows, macOS, and Android devices protected. It can do the full scan on your system and allow you to remove the virus-infected data permanently. Sometimes it may delete some of the important files that are infected with a virus. Let us see how to Recover Files Deleted By Avast Antivirus using two effective methods.

How To Recover Files Deleted By Avast Antivirus?

Method 1: Recover Files Deleted By Avast Antivirus From Avast Virus Chest

  • Open the Avast antivirus application on your device.
  • Go to the left side of the antivirus window and click on Protection.
  • The Protection Setting tab will open. Now, click on Virus Chest.
  • You will see a list of files marked as infected.
  • Check the files you want to restore.
  • At the bottom of the window, you will have a Delete All button.
  • Click the three-dotted icon beside the button.
  • From the list of options, choose Restore.
  • In the next window, click the Close button once your deleted file is restored.

Method 2: Recover Files Deleted By Avast Antivirus With Any Data Recovery Software 

  • First, download and install any data recovery software of your choice on your device. Finish the installation and launch the program.
  • Select the files you'd like to recover and click on the Next button to proceed.
  • Choose a location and hit Scan to scan for the deleted files.
  • After the scan completes, you can preview the files.¬†
  • Check the files, click on the Recover option, and then choose a location to save the recovered files.

It is always advisable not to save the data to the same place where your lost data. Let us see how To Recover Files Deleted By Avast Antivirus.