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Recovering deleted files

A file server was taken offline and wiped out. The user had offline files synchronized to that server. The user accidentally unchecked the 'Enable Offline Files' box and clicked ok. All files in the 'Offline Files' folder were deleted. How can I recover these files?

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You might (MIGHT) have success using an undelete utility, but for the most part, without a backup you are out of luck.

This was first published in September 2004

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