Photoshop: Recovery of files after a Blue-screen

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My laptop blue-screened and Photoshop CS6 only recovered some of my files. I've followed the instructions of many blog posts to go to C:\Users\***MY NAME***\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Photoshop but I cannot find the Auto-recover folder. It's not under Previous Versions either, and the only one in Photoshop is a folder called 13.0. Is there another way to recover my files?
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Photoshop will open any recoverable files the next time you launch it.
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I've already relaunched it and it recovered several of my files, however, not all of them. Some of my more important files are part of the latter.
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They may not have saved completely or were damaged by the OS failure.
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A bluescreen would prevent the OS from flushing it's disk IO buffers from memory to disk, so can cause you to lose files that were saved just before the bluescreen.
Unfortunately, there is no way to recover those files.

Photoshop would have recovered anything in the auto recovery folder the next time you launched Photoshop. But if the files didn't make it onto disk, then Photoshop can't recover them.
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Okay, thank-you for your help.