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Q: Recovery file

hi.
I have a shere folder and several files for use some users in my domain.
to day delete 3 files . I want a software for recovery file and display who delete this files.

please help me.which recovery software do recovery files and display who delete files.

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Preferred Solution: Recovery file

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

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I recently was forced to run the Media Center ver 2005, recovery disk, it was successfully. I can access the Recover folder but can't access the Doc/Settngs folder within the recovery folder ... all other folders are accessible ??? Am I just SOL or is there a way to access this folder ??
 

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So I'll try to give an exact account of what has happened.

85 GB of ISO files in a folder on my desktop.
I drag and drop the folder into an opened folder window. (this folder is futher in my /C)
New folder is created and a message says some files is in use and stops immediately.
Close program, delete partial folder created.
Message says files too large for recycle bin do you want to perm. delete them. Yes.
Drag and drop folder again, nothings there when I open it.
The whole process took no time at all. Never once did I see a status bar even blink on the screen. No waiting time whatsoever.

Here's the fun part.

My drive properites shows a 85 GB decrease in size and no .iso files show up in a search.
I tired one file recovery freeware program and only 8 of the iso's even showed up. All were "over written" and not recoverable. Restarted the computer. Ran it again, now no iso's show up.

I had a pretty knowledgeable programer help me through the above steps and they tried several options I can not describe, because they involved command prompt and other things I'm clueless about. Unfortunately Windows is not their hot subject, so suggestions are more than welcome.
Any ideas as to where the heck the files went? Is it worth it to try other recovery programs or will that just increase my chance of actually writing over the iso's?

Vista Home Edition
Maxtor DiamondMax 10 HD
ASUS A8N-SLI MB

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A:File Recovery: Files Not Showing Up In Recovery Program

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Hiya... I managed to lose one of my HDD's with all my multimedia on it and have been trying unsuccessfully to regain it with PCINSPECTOR.The HDD ISNT where my windows is installed and has become corrupted; something happened with the partition and it went kablooey.The problem i seem to be having with PCINSPECTOR is that it comes up with; for example "Cluster386.MP3" and it doesn't work. Is it something wrong with how im using PCI or something like that. I scan for drives...Choose "NONAME on FIXED DISK 2", scan for logical drives... and withing the first ten seconds it comes up with two partitions... Choosing the second one i get these files and the first one nothing. Scanning them for FAT. So basically am i using "PCI FR" properly am i doing something wrong and/or, is there a cheap, better alternative with results?Patch.Sorry guys bt i managed to fix this with the use of a different program... Awesome program I'm gonna plug it now "R Studio," well worth the investment... My Multimedia was worth the $80 odd...

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Boot sector of hard drive went bad. Putting new drive in. Does anyone know how one can use the old drive as a "slave" drive in an attempt to recover files from the bad drive? Does anyone make a HD cable or adapter for laptop computer hard drive?
 

A:Compaq N600C laptop hard drive file cale for file recovery

Hi Al

If the laptop uses a standard IDE laptop connector you can buy an adaptor like this to hook the laptop hard drive up to a standard PC IDE port.

http://www.myxtech.com/p/1857.html
 

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I'm trying to recover an entire terabyte, and I don't want a recovery software which will scrap filenames and file structures, leaving an unintelligible mess to wade through. Is there a software which will preserve file names and structures, and possibly allow me to restore only particular directories?
 

A:Is there a file recovery software which preserves file names and directory structure?

have a look at this one

http://www.krollontrack.com/data-recovery/recovery-software/
 

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I'm trying to recover an entire terabyte, and I don't want a recovery software which will scrap filenames and file structures, leaving an unintelligible mess to wade through. Is there a software which will preserve file names and structures, and possibly allow me to restore only particular directories?
 

A:Is there a file recovery software which preserves file names and directory structure?

Hmm; Normally any backup software would do this for you.

If you had a secondary copy (say other media to which you did a copy), then this would be a snap.

It sounds as if you only have the original media and you need to recover "whatever is possible".
 

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Can it be done?

Some video files I have are not supported in WMP, or in WMM. I have a 3rd party media player that plays them, but it has limited editing capabilities.

If I pull the vid files through a file recovery utility, set to recover video files, in MPEG-2 format perhaps, will they recover into a format that's supported in Windows applications? Would there be quality loss of the vids in changing the format?
 

A:Solved: Change format of vid file with file recovery util?

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I performed a system recovery some months ago. I was under the impression I would be able to read my MSWord 2003 files after the recovery. I found I have a D: Recovery partition, with all the old files listed, but they are unreadable. Can anyone suggest a way to recover the MSWord documents? My system stats are as follows:

OS Name Microsoft Windows XP Professional
Version 5.1.2600 Service Pack 2 Build 2600
OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation
System Name JB
System Manufacturer GATEWA
System Model GT5268E
System Type X86-based PC
Processor x86 Family 6 Model 15 Stepping 6 GenuineIntel ~1864 Mhz
Processor x86 Family 6 Model 15 Stepping 6 GenuineIntel ~1864 Mhz
BIOS Version/Date Intel Corp. MQ96510J.15A.0307.2006.1214.1911, 12/14/2006
SMBIOS Version 2.4
Windows Directory C:\WINDOWS
System Directory C:\WINDOWS\system32
Boot Device \Device\HarddiskVolume1
Locale United States
Hardware Abstraction Layer Version = "5.1.2600.2765 (xpsp.050928-1517)"
User Name JB\Owner
Time Zone Eastern Standard Time
Total Physical Memory 2,048.00 MB
Available Physical Memory 1.38 GB
Total Virtual Memory 2.00 GB
Available Virtual Memory 1.92 GB
Page File Space 3.82 GB
Page File C:\pagefile.sys

I appreciate your time and efforts to help me solve this problem.

rainyman

A:File Recovery after XP System Recovery

what kind of error message do you get when you try to open them?

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Ok, I don't know how I did it but I got both Windows 7 File Recovery and Windows 8 File History active at the same time. I upgraded from Win 7 to 8 Pro and transferred settings so win 7 file recovery was already active, when I tried to turn on win 8 file recovery I got a message saying I cant because win 7 FR was active. So I deactivated win 7 FR then activated win 8 FR, for giggles I went back and turned on win 7 FR and it worked. Now I have both active, from what I have read this was not possible. Did I break my OS or am I just lucky? thoughts?
Th

A:Windows 7 File Recovery and File History Both Active

Hello Kybreos,

To be specific, you cannot have the Windows 7 File Recovery (Windows Backup) "schedule" turned on and be able to use File History.

You will be able to manually create backups and still use File History at the same time.

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Hi, I'm using recovery disks to recover Windows on my Lenovo G505 (the onekey recovery partition is corrupted). When I select either of the 2 recovery options using the disks I get the message "create recovery file (aodstat.dat) occurs an error" and I'm unable to proceed. Can anyone advise what this error means? The notebook is still under warranty. ThanksEd

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Recently (Dec 27) i downloaded a file recovery program to help recover some lost photos, the program was by ParetoLogic and i later uninstalled it because i found the pictures actually on my computer. However, now that i've uninstalled it an error message keeps popping up once a day that reads: "Error loading: C:\Program Files\Common Files\ParetoLogic\UUS2\UUS.dll The specific module could not be found" and i don't know what to do to make it stop. Help would be greatly appreciated

A:ParetoLogic file recovery file not found

Wow I know it's old ,but I was looking for something and I saw this, If it still exists it can be fixed.

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on windows live messenger dus anybody know how to recover a file lost from a file sharing folder ????????
 

A:File Sharing Folder file recovery

From the help file:
"If your contact deletes a shared file, your local copy will be permanently deleted. However, if you delete a shared file, you can still recover it from the recycle bin. If you want to keep a file, copy it to a nonsharing folder."

So if you deleted it, it should be in the recycle bin as long as it hasn't been emptied. If the person who sent you the file deleted it, they should have it in their recycle bin.

HTH
 

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I am currently using ubuntu 14 I installed it to dual boot with windows 8.1 but something went wrong on install and I deleted / corrupted my Windows 8.1 install before I made a recovery disk.

Asus say that they cannot send a recovery disk because they only have them available for Windows 8 not 8.1.

I did however, save the recovery partitions (x2) on looks like a boot partition the other has a install.wim file. Is it possible to create a bootable ISO file with these recovery files so I can boot into Windows and make a fresh install.

Any help or advice appreciated.

A:Create ISO file from recovery install.wim file

Probably. Depends exactly what you have aside from the install.wim. I expect your install.wim will be for 8.0 if it came with the machine.

Might be easier to d\l the correct edition of 8.1 using the download tool they provide:

Creating installation media for Windows 8.1 - Windows Help

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I am about to uninstall everything on my XP system reinstall. I plan to use the File Transfer Wizard to hold and restore my user files. Will the File Transfer Wizard automatically include the .pst file from Outlook or will I need to do a separate copy of that file?
 

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Hi There!My housemate's laptop has a virus and they asked me to help fix it. By the looks of it they have the "Data Recovery Virus" on their laptop. Ran various virus scans and removed about 200 malicious files, but still no joy. Upon startup several boxes pop up stating:"Failed to save all the components for the file \System32\0000390c. The file is corrupted or unreadable." Each box has a different sys32 file, including ..em32\00004509 and ..em32\0000767d. I've ran spybot and SUPERAntiSpyware, both removed a whole load of crap on the laptop but not the damn virus im after!Also ran Security Check: Results of screen317's Security Check version 0.99.24 Windows 7 x64 (UAC is enabled) Internet Explorer 8 Out of date! `````````````````````````````` Antivirus/Firewall Check: Windows Firewall Enabled! Norton 360 WMI entry may not exist for antivirus; attempting automatic update. ``````````````````````````````` Anti-malware/Other Utilities Check: MVPS Hosts File Spybot - Search & Destroy Java™ 6 Update 22 Out of date Java installed! Adobe Flash Player ( 10.3.183.10) Flash Player Out of Date! Mozilla Firefox (x86 en-GB..) ```````````````````````````````` Process Check: objlist.exe by Laurent Norton ccSvcHst.exe ``````````End of Log```````````` Running a comprehensive virus scan (again) atm, will post SAS results when its done.Any help with this would be greatly appreciated

A:Data recovery virus - Failed to save components for the file \System32\(several system32 files). The file is corrupte...

SUPERAntiSpyware Scan Log

http://www.superantispyware.com

Generated 10/27/2011 at 04:10 PM

Application Version : 5.0.1134

Core Rules Database Version : 7856

Trace Rules Database Version: 5668

Scan type : Complete Scan

Total Scan Time : 01:16:31

Operating System Information

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (Build 6.01.7600)

UAC Off - Administrator

Memory items scanned : 306

Memory threats detected : 0

Registry items scanned : 71337

Registry threats detected : 0

File items scanned : 225087

File threats detected : 18

Adware.Agent/Gen-Pinball

C:\PROGRAM FILES (X86)\MOSSYSKY\BIN\1.0.16.0\MOSSYSKYSACB.EXE

C:\Windows\Prefetch\MOSSYSKYSACB.EXE-0EB24479.pf

Trojan.Agent/Gen-FakeAlert[Local]

C:\PROGRAMDATA\1KALMIG2KB7FZP.EXE

Adware.Tracking Cookie

cdn1.image.freeporn.com [ C:\USERS\LISA\APPDATA\ROAMING\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\FLTEG34J ]

ec.atdmt.com [ C:\USERS\LISA\APPDATA\ROAMING\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\FLTEG34J ]

files.youporn.com [ C:\USERS\LISA\APPDATA\ROAMING\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\FLTEG34J ]

ia.media-imdb.com [ C:\USERS\LISA\APPDATA\ROAMING\MACROMEDIA\FLASH PLAYER\#SHAREDOBJECTS\FLTEG34J ]

s0.2mdn.net [ C:\USERS\LISA\APPDATA\ROAMING&#... Read more

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I deleted many folders that I did not want to delete. I tried using Recuva and see many files that I want to recovery.
 
I do not want to recover and organize all the files in the folders manually. Is there a way to recover the files so that the folders/file hierarchy is kept?
 
Will Recuva do that or is there a better recovery software to do that?
 
Thanks.
 
-Pawel
 
Additional Information: I am on Windows 8. I was moving files to my Google drive. I thought that I selected one file, but my entire desktop started to copy into my drive folder. I tried to stop this action. When I did stop this action, all of my desktop folders were gone. I checked my trash folder. The folder/files were not there. I checked in my drive folder. The folder/files were not there.
 
 

A:File Recovery that keeps file hierarchy ...

Try using the System Restore, choose a restore point prior to the removal of the files.

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Hi, I have created a excel file few months ago to prepare my tour planning. But now when i tried to open it, it cannot be opened with the error "Tour Plan.xls : File format is not valid".

I had online search for solutions but it does not work. I really do hope someone proffesional can help me to recover the excel file. Attached is the zip file consists of the excel file.

Thanks and appreciate your friendly help a lot.
 

A:Need help on excel file recovery - "Tour Plan.xls : File format is not valid".

I tried to repair the file but it did not work. In my experience only a very small percentage of corrupt files can be recovered.

Rollin
 

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Hi Guys ,

I thought that I would try backing up my operating system (s), using the Windows 7 File Recovery, option available in the control panel.

The top left-hand corner of the Windows 7 File Recovery page provides the option to "Create a System Image"

I have had no problems performing this action; in fact I have completed the process twice - Once, with my desktop, and once, with my laptop!

The process takes about 15 minutes, creating a folder, called "WindowsImageBackup" on my external hard drive (Different drives for laptop & desktop)!

What concerns me a little, is that there is no way of verifying the backup!

More alarming, is when I checked the Properties of this folder (Both desktop & Laptop), I find the details incomprehensible!

16 bytes 4.00 KB, (4096 Bytes) 1 File 5 Folders!

Looking at my C drives (Operating System) my laptop is 44.00 GBs; my Desktop 51 GBs

It looks as if the details (size of the backup) are hidden - I tried copying one of these folders onto a Flash Drive, and received a message, advising the Flash drive was not large enough!

All this does not give me too much confidence in the backup!

So what is going on !

A:Windows 8 - Backup & Recovery - Windows 7 File Recovery

Mine says the same thing. If you doubleclick on the WindowsImageBackup folder it will give you the message that you don't have permission - just click to continue. Drill down a couple more levels and you will see all of the catalog/backup files and it will list the sizes of each. I've never had one fail in Win7 and Win8 when restoring an image backup.

I basically have two images for each computer (one with clean install and all apps installed and configured and one that is current.) Worst case scenario would be having to go back to the first one but at least I wouldn't have to reinstall all of my apps.

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Hi Guys ,

I thought that I would try backing up my operating system (s), using the Windows 7 File Recovery, option available in the control panel.

The top left-hand corner of the Windows 7 File Recovery page provides the option to "Create a System Image"

I have had no problems performing this action; in fact I have completed the process twice - Once, with my desktop, and once, with my laptop!

The process takes about 15 minutes, creating a folder, called "WindowsImageBackup" on my external hard drive (Different drives for laptop & desktop)!

What concerns me a little, is that there is no way of verifying the backup!

More alarming, is when I checked the Properties of this folder (Both desktop & Laptop), I find the details incomprehensible!

16 bytes 4.00 KB, (4096 Bytes) 1 File 5 Folders!

Looking at my C drives (Operating System) my laptop is 44.00 GBs; my Desktop 51 GBs

It looks as if the details (size of the backup) are hidden - I tried copying one of these folders onto a Flash Drive, and received a message, advising the Flash drive was not large enough!

All this does not give me too much confidence in the backup!

So what is going on !

A:Windows 8 - Backup & Recovery - Windows 7 File Recovery

Mine says the same thing. If you doubleclick on the WindowsImageBackup folder it will give you the message that you don't have permission - just click to continue. Drill down a couple more levels and you will see all of the catalog/backup files and it will list the sizes of each. I've never had one fail in Win7 and Win8 when restoring an image backup.

I basically have two images for each computer (one with clean install and all apps installed and configured and one that is current.) Worst case scenario would be having to go back to the first one but at least I wouldn't have to reinstall all of my apps.

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Running windows 7 ultimate 64 bit which was inadvertently installed over a Windows XP Pro program. I need to know if anyone knows of a program that will remove the win 7 applications so that I can recover the XP files and settings. Any suggestions will be appreciated.....Thanks...rocknroller

A:File recovery

If the Windows 7 installation formatted the hard drive I'm not sure if any of the usually recommended file recovery software will work. A formatted drive may require the services of a professional file recovery lab and cost big money.

16 Free File Recovery Software Programs (Free Undelete Software)

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Hello -

I am having my trouble with my laptop. When I bootup my laptop (XP Home) I get the login screen, but NO usernames show up. The right hand side is blank, completely blank.

So, in order to extract my files, I purchased a enclosure and put my laptop hard drive in it. When I connect it to my desktop and browse that hard drive. When I try to open the "Owner" (although "Owner" is not the name of the user name that I had on Windows...) folder, the most recently modified one, it says access is denied. It also says the folder is empty, but I am assuming that is since access is denied, it won't let me see what's in that folder.

Anyway, my question is... how do I get my files off my laptop hard drive. I really don't care if I have to format, I just want to get the files in My Documents off the laptop hard drive before I format.

Thank you,

Suraj

A:File Recovery

Asset ownership:

http://support.microsoft.com/default...;EN-US;Q823306
http://support.microsoft.com/default...NoWebContent=1

Remember that under XP Home "Owner" is the default account created at setup.

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My friend accidently deleted a bunch of image files she wanted to keep and was wondering if there are any free file recovery programs, or if necessary, a file recovery program she can purchase to restore the deleted files.

A:File Recovery

I use GetDataBack.
Not free but the eval version will let you see the deleted files.

http://www.runtime.org/

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Hi,

I was trying to help out a friend with one problem and ran into another one.

His wi-fi was not working and i could only put this down to the driver - the ipconfig function told me that the media was connected and working properly, but he could not connect wirelessly to my network - I know the network was fine as this is how I am connected.

So I decided after trying to download a new driver to reinstall windows, but the repair function rather than a totla reformat.

I have done this in the past and had no problems, but for some reason on this occasion, all the previous files on his disk are now hidden and inaccessible,

How can I go about recovering them? The C: drive says it is full, but if you serch for documents with the filenames of what he had, then they are not visible.

The data HAS to be there as there were files on there from before the formatting.

The only thing that I may have done was to setup a separate user account but I have tried to undo this and still cannot get to the files.

Can anyone suggest how to get access to them?

Many thanks,

Mark

A:File recovery

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Originally Posted by markfedwards


The data HAS to be there as there were files on there from before the formatting.




so did you format the drive ? or did you just do the recovery ?

if you formatted the data is gone if you did the recovery everything should be there but might have some weird user rights.

as it seems you cant even see the files can you ?

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i had to replace my mobo because the oldone was fried. i purchased a small 40 gig drive to install the new OS on in the hopes that i could recover my documents from the old main drive. i now have the problem of figureing out how to bypass the restrictions. is there a way i can get the data from my old drive?

A:file recovery in xp

I think you need to take ownership of the files ?

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/308421

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How or can you recover files that were accidentally deleted? We did not find out they were deleted until recently and I believe they were deleted a month or so ago. The OS is Windows XP Home.

Jewels

A:File Recovery

Try some of the links provided here.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/trou...softwares.html

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Yesterday my computer was reformatted *I'd prefer not to explain why * I've used Piriform's Recuva to uncover almost about 60 gigs of the files that were lost. However, I'm unable to open any of the files.

The files (ranging from word documents, excel files, image files, videos, etc) are in a folder, and are acknowledge as taking up space in my hard drive. They even have the previous modified times and so forth.

When I attempt to open up any file, the file does not open, even on a different computer. For example, when I open image files, an image comes up with a red "X" and it says that it's not the proper format.

I don't know what to do. I'm mostly concerned with all the pictures that were lost.

I'm currently running Windows XP with Service Pack 3.

-Yabis
 

A:File recovery

Have you determined whether the files do, in fact, have the proper extensions. i.e. *.jpg, *.doc, etc?

Raybro
 

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Hello

I know maybe is not the right forum.

But I need your help I recently lost my drive and had to reformat it.

Then I used a software to recover some important files.

Now when I try to open 7z archive that I really need it says it corrupted.

Can someone help ? or maybe some software I can use to repair it.

Thank you in advance,

A:7z file recovery

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Reverence


Hello

I know maybe is not the right forum.

But I need your help I recently lost my drive and had to reformat it.

Then I used a software to recover some important files.

Now when I try to open 7z archive that I really need it says it corrupted.

Can someone help ? or maybe some software I can use to repair it.

Thank you in advance,


Welcome to the forums.

What software did you use to recover the files?

Recuva - Undelete, Unerase, File and Disk Recovery - Free Download

might help you.

Regards....Mike Connor

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I had a Dell PC that has Windows Service Pack 2 installed on it. But it failed to start up recently because I deleted important system files by mistake when I was cleaning virus manually. Then I tried to repair using recovery console but it didn't work. Later on I was trying to repair it using Windows CD. In the middle of repairing, it asks for a file called ialmudlg.exe. I downloaded that file gave it to the installer but it didn't continue the installation and again asks for the file. To be honest, I don't know what this file is. The thing is I need to get my important files in My documents and desktop folders. How can I do that? Or can I finish the repair installation? I have another Windows OS on D:\ now.

Oh I got it! I got it! Thanks God. Read the following article if you need answer on this.
1) A post by Rick in techspot as topic8914.html or
2) http://support.microsoft.com/default...&Product=winxp

Thank you techspot members.
 

A:File recovery

on (2) above, the MS KB Article is here
 

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I have an important file written. It contains images etc.


I have saved it a couple of times, but the recovery procedure doesn't work, what to do now ?
The last save date is 1601-01-01 01:00

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Today I made a mistake. I was going to wipe a drive and install Windows 98 on it. The drive was this computers slave. The master has two partitions. The slave drive and second partition of the master are both about the same size. I moved everything from the second partition to the slave drive thinking it was the other way around and formatted it, then installed 98 to it. I then realized what I had done. The files that were on the second partition before were all graphics files(.png, .gif, .jpg, .bmp). I had cut them all and pasted them all to that seperate drive. What I want to know is it I am able to get the graphics files that were on the second partition of the master back. I have only done a couple things to the partition, which was putting three exe files on the partition.

Any way to get them back?
 

A:File Recovery

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I messed up huge!!
I wont go into details how but i formatted the wrong hard drive and lost everything.
I went out and bought the program "recover my files" and it seems to work ok except for the fact when i go to save the files that it finds they are all only 1kb ??? why is that?
what am i doing wrong,it says nothing about that in the read me or faqs or help.
thanks
 

A:help with file recovery

Hi, It sounds like the program may have only found shortcuts, or markers, to the files but no actual data....I might be wrong, though.

Do you have a file path for any of what it did show you that was 1kb?

Maybe we can tell from just some of the results....no need to post a huge amount.

If the files were pictures, there are a few tricks involved.

This could be what you are seeing,, too:

http://forums.getdata.com/showthread.php?t=163

Pirate Version

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We have received continuous reports of a pirate version of Recover My Files that is circulating the Internet. It saves files of 1kb (and probably does other unknown things to your PC). It sounds like you have it.

I would say that your data is recoverable it you were to purchase a real copy. If you can preview the files in the preview window, then it is 100% that they can be saved.
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GetData Support Staff
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http://www.recovermyfiles.com Click to expand...

from their Knowledgebase:
"""What is the difference between the download version and the registered version?

When you download Recover My Files from www.recovermyfiles.com you are downloading the full version. The only limitation is that the program is 'save disabled'. You must purchase a registration key which, when entered into the program, will activate the ability to save the files that Recover My Files has... Read more

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I used to dual boot WinXP and Win7 i formatted the win7 drive getting ready to reinstal and lost all my files on the WinXP partition.

Ive lost a lot of valued holiday photos could anyone recommend software to recover these photos.
Thanks in anticipation haddo
 

A:file recovery

Hiya HADDO,try this,http://pcsupport.about.com/od/filerecovery/gr/recuva-review.htm.or this,http://uk.wrs.yahoo.com/_ylt=A1f4cf...JBJjWvjkYdO9vx0uk41G%5Fs0B4mLh%2D9PbJfdxCmrGz
 

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while backingup videos to dvd from the harddrive in my Painasonic DMR-EH50 dvd recorder, I accidentally formatted the harddrive rather than a new dvd. In hopes of restoring the files, I've removed the drive (maxtor diamondmax 10 100GB) and slaved it into a pc. It was originally jumped as cable select (CS) as well as a jumper across j42 and j44. In order for the bios to recognize the drive I had to remove the j42/j44 jumper, otherwise i received a hardrive failed warning. Windows does not see the drive, however, a couple of file restore programs that I've tried will see it as a 93.4GB logical drive. Even fewer programs will scan the drive and show any files (.mpg) present. However, any program that does show any files locks up and shuts down during the scan. Any ideas?
 

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The drive is being properly detected. The difference between the advertised size and the detected size is due to the cheating the manufacturers do in advertising.

So far, you've done it correctly by connecting it to another system. I use a program called Easy Recovery Pro. Which programs have you tried so far?

You might also use a testing utility available from the manufacturer to be sure the drive is good. Just don't do any test that would destroy the data.
 

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Not sure if I am in the right place or not, but here goes.

I recently deleted a spreadsheet while cleaning out some old files, by mistake. Fortunately I had printed it out once before and was able to recreate the majority of the info that I had on it. I downloaded a demo version of a utility that found the deleted file, but being a demo, wouldn't recover it for me. I have the path (c:\recycled\*C8). I am not in great need of it now, but am curious if there is a way to dig down and get this file or any other for that matter, with out buying special software? Explorer only shows the recycle bin, but nothing in it. I tried from a dos prompt, but didn't find anything either. I also did a search on *C8 and came up empty.

Just curious. Thanks a lot,

p51
 

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Ok, somehow I managed to delete a folder on my data drive, which had photos,videos, coursework etc. on, god knows how i did it, but yer now tryin to recover them, but having no success, i did download a file recovery thing, which did recover them but they wont open as i think they must be broken somehow or something.

Any help and suggestions will be appreciated :D Please + Many Thanks!

Would love to have all the files back and working fine

xxxx

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hi,,,, try this free recovery program,,,,, its by piriform,, the well known software maker of auto runs (another very good program)http://www.piriform.com/recuvagood luck.

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I have 2 hard drives, 1 x10Gb & 1 x 80Gb, I had to install a new operating sysyem.Windows XP. Formatted the 10Gb hard drive & backed up my Thunderbird e-mail account & my bookmarks from Firefox on the 80Gb hard drive, then copied it over my files etc to the re-formatted 10Gb hard drive. I then formatted the 80Gb & installed my new Windows XP O/S. Once done I checked the 10Gb hard drive & to my HORROR all the files etc that I had copied over were gone. Idiot that I am, I had inadvertantly formatted the 10Gb hard drive AGAIN!!!!!!!!!! I have PC Inspector File Recovery program & have run it. It recognizes some of the e-mails on HTML documents, but so far I cannot find my bookmarks. I have saved & copied them overthe e-mails I have found, but most of it is pure gobbledygook to me. The message is there, but with all the tech jargon within it. On some HTML documents it has multiple messages. Can anyone help me so that I can integrate these old e-mails into my newly set up Thunderbird account?
Does anyone know how to recognise the bookmarks I have copied over as well. are they in HTML format as well? if not what would the info I am looking for look like?
Maybe I have not explained this very well, if so I am sorry, but I am fairly new to all this & would appreciate any hepl given.
 

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Hi can anyone recomend a file recovery program as i have had a hard drive problem and i have lost a lot of important files.

I did have a backup but not upto date

What is the best file recovery program please.

Regards

Ps i am running Vista premium
 

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Hi 49sam,
These 2 free progs might help? I have used them from time to time and also seen good reviews:
Restoration
http://www.snapfiles.com/get/restoration.html

PCFile Inspector
http://pcinspector.de/default.htm?Language=1

I hope one of them does what you want?
Richard
 

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Hi

I have recently had to recover some deleted files which I have managed to do much to my relief, however when I go to open the files in the software they were created in it comes up with the message unknown file type.

Does anyone have any suggestions as to why that might be.

Thanks

Steve
 

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accidently reformated a hard disk with all my music and photos on, tried diff file recovery programs can't seem to find anything, can anyone help
 

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Didn't you start a thread on this already.
http://forums.techguy.org/all-other-software/450313-file-recovery.html
 

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Hi everyone,

My mother deleted very important files from her flash drive he other night. Files include word files and pictures. I told her I would look into the various file recovery programs out there, and low and behond their are more than I expected (of course).

To the chase: I need to know if anyone has ever used a program called "File Recover"?

I need to know if it works.

If not I need more suggestions, or helpfull tips on recovering the data.

She has winXP and NTFS file system.

Thanks,
Neil

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I've never used that one. But I highly recommend Recuva.

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I hope this is the right forum for this. I inadvertantly deleted some phots on a laptop I am borrowing from my mom-in law!!! They were in a wierd folder that I thought was something else. I need to know of a good program or method to get them back if possible. A free program or trial would be good but im not above buying a new program if I have too. Any ideas or sites I could look at to help me with my problem?? Thanks
 

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my favorite would be Davory but it ain't free.

Recuva is a free program that might do the trick, however, it is important NOT to install the program on the drive you want to recover data from, you can install it on a USB stick rather than the default path c:\program files
 

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what is the best (free??) program for file recovery
 

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i have used this succesfully
http://www.z-a-recovery.com/
its free if 4 or less top level folders
 

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Few days back I have lost my some important word file from my hard drive.The file contains my important data. Anybody knows good file recovery software that recover my lost data.
 

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Recovery Software

Try this one: http://www.z-a-recovery.com/unformat-tutorial.htm
It is free for up to four folder down, ie
E:\Documents and Setting\UserName\My Documents\My Pictures
1,2,3,4 folders down

Here are a lot free ones to choose from
http://www.majorgeeks.com/downloads38.html
 

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I have a backup with 2 files (Copia de seguridad.1.exe and Copia de seguridad.2.fbw)I have formatted the laptop and installed windows vistaThe HP Recovery Manager tool is not installed. I downloaded it from the HP page and it gives me an installation errorHow can I recover the backup files? How can I open the fbw file?Thank you very much.

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I have windows vista home premium operating system. I deleted some files from usb drive(F: DRIVE). I emptied from recycle bin also. using [email protected], i run the scan and find out the files I deleted. could you please let me know how to restore those files to usb drive or in to system. Please suggest free file recovery software.

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Hi and welcome to TSF please try recuva and see if you can recover the files from the usb device http://www.piriform.com/recuva

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