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I've deleted my desktop folder using "DELETE" from home/downloads/desktop (Ubuntu 12.04) by mistake which had some important files in it. It also got deleted from the trash. Please help me to recover that folder its very important.

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Possible duplicate? askubuntu.com/questions/3883/how-to-recover-deleted-files –  fossfreedom Apr 15 '14 at 20:20
Did you back up your stuff? Do you have other users? –  Peter Wagg Apr 15 '14 at 20:22
STOP USING THE SYSTEM IMMEDIATELY. (the more you use it the higher the possibility for something to get overwritten) Then use a live cd/USB to recover your folder as suggested by comment from @fossfreedom. –  hmayag Apr 15 '14 at 20:41
@PeterWagg no I didn't back up my stuff and I don't have any other users. –  masharma123 Apr 16 '14 at 8:52

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