Recover deleted (shift+delete) items


1)      First go to Run and type regedit

2)      Go to:


3)      Right click options and add new DWORD VALUE (data type is REG_DWORD) and then right click and rename to DumpsterAlwaysOn.  It is case sensitive.

4)      Then right click and modify and make the value 1 to turn the Recover Deleted Items menu choice on for all folders or enter 0 to turn it off.                            
5)      Then go to Outlook , choose "Recover deleted items" option from the Tools Menu to get back your "permanently deleted" mails! 
Note :  This procedure can recover mails which were deleted by pressing shift+del in the past 4 days only.

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