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Old 04-25-2011, 02:57 AM   #1
anshutyagi
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actually i upload a password protect folder software, but unfortunately it was a trial version which i didn't know . now i am unable to recover my files from that. plz help me to do so. i will be grateful to u. thanks
 
Old 04-25-2011, 02:59 AM   #2
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Do you mean you downloaded some software? What software was it? I don't know how we can help without more info. If the encryption software is worth it's salt, forget about cracking it.

Have you tried contacting the authors, on how to extract your files?
 
Old 04-25-2011, 03:01 AM   #3
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actually i upload a password protect folder software, but unfortunately it was a trial version which i didn't know . now i am unable to recover my files from that. plz help me to do so. i will be grateful to u. thanks
What software was it? What operating system did you run it on?

Have you tried reinstalling the software to restart the trial and see if you can get your files back that way?

Did it encrypt the files, or just apply a password?

If the files are still stored in a "folder" and not some encrypted volume, you may be able to boot from any Linux LiveCD and grab the files. Most of the time Linux does not recognize or honor Windows (your thingy says you posted this from Windows) file permissions, so you can go in and grab/modify any files you want to, as long as they aren't actually encrypted.
 
  


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