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Share/files deleted from my simple share nas device.

I own a 500gb simple share nas device. and I had a share with files, The share and files no longer exist, how do I recover or restore?

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    You can try to recover your files from external HDD with Easy Drive Data Recovery software:http://www.munsoft.com/EasyDriveDataReco... It uses unique modern algorithms to recover files that other software either recovers incorrectly or is unable to detect.

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You may use data recovery software to see if you can rescue the files. It may unable to recover all the files, but at least most of them.

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