[Wolves] NTFS deleted file recovery
don at hauraki.co.uk
Wed Oct 4 09:15:33 BST 2006
I've used Photorec ( http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/PhotoRec ) in the
past, both on Linux and XP.... I had to trawl through tens of thousands
of deleted security camera images :-( It took best part of a weekend but
eventually came up trumps. I restored the files to a new (usb attached)
hard drive and not to the original one.
As noted earlier, it'll not recover names of the deleted files though.
> Two programs I have used succesfully in the past are Lost and Found
> and PC Inspector File Recovery. Lost and Found is pricey. PC
> Inspector is available for free so wouldn't hurt to try it. Go to :
> be warned, it runs on the Windows platform.
> I have never needed to try any Linux based recovery stuff for NTFS.
> How good would it be being as full read/write functionality has only
> recently been introduced?
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