I am in an office at the moment and I am trying to get 5 or 6 files off a hard drive has failed. These fires are critical for running the unique database that was written for them. When I plug a cradle with the drive into the PC it is showing up in XP. However it will not let me access it.
I have ran a Quickscan on the drive with software called Active Partition Recovery for Windows Enterprise. This allowed me to navigate through the file structure to the folder that I needed. However when I saved the folder there were a number of files missing.
With this software is telling me that the MBR is correct and the backup matches the main settings. So I cannot repair the partition either.
The file types are FPT and DBF. They are unique files for this customised database.
There are no backups as the wrong files were being backed up.
Besides backup, any IT division should have a disaster recovery plan. You will find a few tips below relating to the development of such a plan and to what issues one should pay special attention in the course of backup planning.
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