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Old 10-01-2009, 02:36 AM   #1
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Restore files from an ext3 file system formatted with NTFS


Hi everybody,

There were some files residing on my ext3 file system, using Ubuntu as my linux distribution.

Yesterday I formatted the hard drive using a windows install CD, rewriting it with a new NTFS partition.

I'm willing to restore my personal files deleted due to this format.

Is there a way of doing such a task successfully?
Please suggest any solution that have even the slightest chance in restoring the data.

Thanks in advance.

*** Conclusion: Backup! As I'm another victim of ignoring this warning ***
 
Old 10-01-2009, 03:22 AM   #2
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Haven't had occasion to try this but think it will get you started: http://www.xs4all.nl/~carlo17/howto/undelete_ext3.html
 
Old 10-01-2009, 03:59 AM   #3
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try this dude

http://www.irongeek.com/i.php?page=v...ith-diskdigger

This may help you a bit.
 
Old 10-01-2009, 11:04 AM   #4
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First try using:
http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk

if that doesn't work try:
http://foremost.sourceforge.net/
 
  


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