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Bad partition of 50GB on 160GB drive

Posted on 2004-08-30
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Got a 160GB drive, on one partition of 50GB(not the boot partition) it has become unreadable.  Any utilities to help me recover data?  That doesn't cost too much?
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Question by:queira
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You can try the free software "GetDataBack for NTFS ", if you have NTFS, or " GetDataBack for FAT " if you have FAT!

Both of them are free from " http://www.runtime.org/gdb.htm "

Hope  I helped you out,

Best Regards
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by:tapkep
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You can also try diagnostic software supplied by your hard drive manufacturer (if the problem is bad sectors, not file system corruption only).
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try Ontrack easy recovery
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www.ontrack.com
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Im fairly sure that ontrack is cost related
Here is a well known and very usefull set of tools from a major EU company
http://www.fsguard.com/file_recovery/UK/welcome.htm
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by:Callandor
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Here's a link to CrazyOne's list of file recovery utilities: http://www.experts-exchange.com/Hardware/Q_20900970.html
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Get Back Data For NTFS gave me a little data and the European file recovery would only crash my system.  Thanks for the responses.
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