Can't access my files on user account Tags: Security Virus Windows 7 Last response: January 29, 2012 12:44 PM in Windows 7 Share Anonymous Security Expert Windows 7 Expert January 29, 2012 12:28:00 PM Hello, Got a virus that wiped out my user account files. They are still on the hardrive though. How do I get access to them? Any ideas? More about : access files user account | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ubrales Windows 7 Expert January 29, 2012 12:44:08 PM Welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums! Re-configure your user account. Another option is to use the Admin account temporarily and retrieve the files. You can also try installing 'RECUVA' - http://www.piriform.com/recuva | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>Can't access my files on user account> Related ressources: ForumDeleting a User Account that You Cant Access ForumAdministrator can’t see folders/ files of user account ForumCan't acess my user acct win 7 starts a new temp user account ForumI cant access my c drive in user account in my laptop ForumI have lost access to my files by adding a new user ForumHow to manage a Guest Account in order that it cant see my files ? ForumAccount hangs on login, can't access desktop ForumWindowsXP Pro Black edition and missing user account files . ForumProgram Access by User Account Forumuser account files and login lost ForumCan't Access Files Forumcan't run software after user account deleted ForumNo access to my temporary files folder, can't download stuff, ForumCan't Access User Account Controls ForumNot able to access user files ForumCan't access user accounts ForumWindow 7 this copy is not genuine ForumRun as Adminiator/Different user - programs and features ForumDirectSearchFrame createTBO_IE:Access is denied ForumCan i install xp professional over windows 7 More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !