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PreviousFilesRecovery (Portable)

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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 5/8/2017.

Screenshot of PreviousFilesRecovery

PreviousFilesRecovery is a simple tool for Windows 10/8/7/Vista that allows you to scan the shadow copies of your local hard drive and find deleted files as well as older versions of existing files. If the file you need is found in the shadow copies of Windows, you can easily recover it by copying it into existing folder on your drive.

System Requirements

This utility works on any version of Windows, starting from Windows Vista, and up to Windows 10. Windows XP is not supported. In order to use PreviousFilesRecovery on 64-bit systems, you must download and use the 64-bit version of this tool.

PACKAGING NOTE: This program is updated semi-frequently. The download link remains the same, but the checksum changes with each new release. If you get an error installing it please try --ignore-checksums and report the update in Disquss or open an issue on GitHub.

To install PreviousFilesRecovery (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install previousfilesrecovery

To upgrade PreviousFilesRecovery (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade previousfilesrecovery

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName  = 'previousfilesrecovery' 
    $shortcutName = 'PreviousFilesRecovery.lnk'
    
    remove-item "$env:Public\Desktop\$shortcutName" -Force -ErrorAction 'SilentlyContinue'
    remove-item "$env:ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\$shortcutName" -Force -ErrorAction 'SilentlyContinue'
    
    
  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName  = 'previousfilesrecovery' 
    $toolsDir     = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url          = 'http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/previousfilesrecovery.zip'
    $checksum     = 'C528FF1295D9A4E8F309B659F1BF7165AB1D89B1394B789E680D5646C2A3AC24'
    $url64        = 'http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/previousfilesrecovery-x64.zip'
    $checksum64   = '8C18F60FA2A4C5D3A60B94CC998EB7152C3358CF14B04A2D4B5795BFDAF552B2'
    $shortcutName = 'PreviousFilesRecovery.lnk'
    $exe          = 'PreviousFilesRecovery.exe'
    
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName    = $packageName
      unzipLocation  = $toolsDir
      fileType       = 'ZIP' 
      url            = $url
      checksum       = $checksum
      checksumType   = 'sha256'
      url64          = $url64
      checksum64     = $checksum64
      checksumType64 = 'sha256'  
    }
    
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs
    
    Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath "$env:Public\Desktop\$shortcutName" -targetPath "$toolsDir\$exe" -WorkingDirectory "$toolsDir"
    Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath "$env:ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\$shortcutName" -targetPath "$toolsDir\$exe"    
    

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Dependencies

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Nir Sofer

Copyright

Copyright (c) 2016 Nir Sofer

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