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Urgent: How can I recover/restore an overwritten database?

Last Modified: 2010-08-23
Hi, I have a database DB_A running in a SQL Server 2000. And I have accidently restore DB_B against the DB_A and causing the database files (data & log) being overwritten and I have no way to recover it.

May I know how can I recover/restore the DB_A and without losing its data & log file? This is urgent, any help would be much appreciated!

Thanks in advance!
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