troubleshooting Question

Recover Deleted SQL Database

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Microsoft SQL Server 2005
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I have a database that was deleted through SQL Server Management studio, using right click / delete option. This is a mirrored database, and someone had configured SQL Management to the wrong server. I need to recover this database if at all possible. I have  a backup, but it is about ten days old. (Backup software failed, whole different problem)

I ran a utility on the drive the database was stored on, it is free undelete from The utility can find the deleted file, and it actually recovers it, but the data in the .MDF file is empty showing a size of 0k. Any suggestions, my job may be at risk.
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