Windows XP file copy

Posted on 2006-03-26
Last Modified: 2010-04-03
Hi all,

In WIndows XP when you copy a file such that you replace an existing file with the copy is there any tool that will let you get the original file back or is the new file copied into the same physical hard disk location as the old file?

Thanks in advance for any help
Question by:mric5180
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    Accepted Solution

    yes its stored on the same cluster where it was the old file, no way to restore the over-written file, sorry.

    Author Comment

    damn. Ok thanks.

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