I keep My Documents, My Folder etc on a separate drive to OS (on E:\) Today I noticed that My Documents folder was duplicated within the My pictures folder ... checked original still there - and then deleted what I thought was dup ... and both folder now gone. I run RECUVA and saved all deleted files to separate HDD so they are at least safe. Could not see option in RECUVA to actually recover a folder & its file structure. However it would take long time to recreate structure & copy back.
As I inow all the files I am interested in were nested structure within in E:\my pictures\my