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File recovery


So, after Windows 8 suddenly malfunctioned and wiped out 90% or so of my files, I was able to get some files back using command prompt -- I was unable to use any file recovery applications, however. I installed Ubuntu (accidentally 32 bit, will reinstall with 64 bit).

Photorec doesn't seem to be working, as when I run the command prompt and am prompted for my password, it comes up 'Sorry, try again'. So what are my options for file recovery? Recuva with WINE?


  • dr.abdallahzaky
    try to use amin file recover softwar
  • eddieunknown
    download Ultimate Boot CD. It's free and has lots of tools you can use for recovery. Also look in to the "dd" command in Linux. Good Luck


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