SWP File Recovery
Tutorial for Windows, MacOS, Android and IOS systems in 2021
What is a .SWP file?
Swap file created by the Vi text editor or one of its variants such as Vim (Vi iMproved) and gVim; stores the recovery version of a file that is being edited in the program; also serves as a lock file so that no other Vi editing session can concurrently write to the file.
Programs to recover .SWP files
Looking for a way to recover files?
In cases when files were deleted and they cannot be restored by using standard operating system tools, use Hetman Partition Recovery.
To do it:
1. Download Hetman Partition Recovery, install and start the program.
2. The program will run an automatic scan and display all hard disks and removable drives, physical and local disks connected to this PC.
5. To find a file you need, use the program’s interface to open the folder it was deleted from, or go to the folder «Content-Aware Analysis» and select the required file type.
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