How to recover deleted backupf files (bkf) from a B2D disk?
Posted on 2008-06-19
On a Windows 2003 Server I deleted some *.bkf files located in the b2d folder from backup exec (version 11d). I deleted them in windows explorer with shift-del (permanently delete) togehter with some imgxxxx folders (created when backing up exchange with the grt option) I wanted to trash.
I haven't written to the disk but undelete software shows me the *.bkf files with size = 0 kb. However, the files in the imgxxx folders are recoverable (that are the ones I wanted to get rid of). I don't really understand why this is so. Is there something special about the *.bkf files?
How can I recover the *.bkf files?
By the way: Is there a difference in how windows deletes files when using del + empty trash vs. shift-del?