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Recover data from VMware snapshot file

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Hey guys,
Question i think i know the answer to my question but want to see any knows a way.
What i have is a large 29GB snapshot file of a VM that is was only 30GB base.
The base VMDK file was accidentally deleted and no backups exist.  
It is a windows 7 VDI desktop,
We would like to try to recover a little bit of data "desktop/Favorites/...."  Is there any way to pull data from the snapshot file?  It has bee around for months and months and months so i would think that it should contain all the newest data that was saved to the desktop and favorites?

If it at all matters it is Windows 7 / ESXI 5.1
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