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Old 05-31-2005, 02:00 AM   #1
mermoz
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recover fat partition formatted with ext3 by error


Hi,

I have installed suse 9.3 on my system and I have formatted by error a fat partition with ext3.
This newly formatted ext3 filesystem has not been written with data. Suse root fs is on an other ext3 filesysem.
Can I recover the data on this previous fat formatted partition ?

Does anybody have any ideas?

Thanks.
 
Old 05-31-2005, 02:50 AM   #2
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this is tricky... unplug the Hard dist and plug it into a windows machine...

look into http://skyscraper.fortunecity.com/amd/887/rescue/
 
Old 05-31-2005, 04:17 AM   #3
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Ok, I will try to recover with this tool.
thanks a lot.
 
Old 05-31-2005, 06:55 AM   #4
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FILERECOVERY is an excellent tool ! I have recovered all my missing files.

Thanks a lot again for this tip, I have tryed other tools without succes !
 
  


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