file recovery

Partition Find and Mount Recovers Files from Borked Hard Drive Sections

Partition Find and Mount Recovers Files from Borked Hard Drive Sections

Windows 2000/XP/2003 only: Free file recovery utility Partition Drive and Mount could be a real panic-reducer for anyone realizing too late that they really needed that file or folder from a just-removed partition. The app scans your hard drive and finds every hint of partitions it can, whether one disappeared…

Recover a Borked Flash Drive with Photo Rec

Recover a Borked Flash Drive with Photo Rec

Blogger Kent Brewster used previously mentioned file recovery utility PhotoRec to rescue an unreadable thumb drive. He writes: PhotoRec ignores the file system in favour of finding lost files, so it works on FAT, NTFS, EXT2/EXT3, HFS, and (with certain caveats) ReiserFS. And since it’s looking for known file headers…