[afnog] Also: r-studio (aka "Recovery Studio') RE: Partition OR Data recovery open source software

Jeff Mason jmason at Nashville-MDHA.org
Tue Jan 22 13:05:43 UTC 2013

I have had great success with Recovery Studio.

Main page: http://www.data-recovery-software.net/

Other references:


Jeff Mason, MCSE, BBA CIS
MDHA Systems Administrator
jmason at nashville-mdha.org

-----Original Message-----
From: afnog-bounces at afnog.org [mailto:afnog-bounces at afnog.org] On Behalf Of JP Viljoen
Sent: Monday, January 21, 2013 8:02 AM
To: afnog at afnog.org
Subject: Re: [afnog] Partition OR Data recovery open source software

On 21 Jan 2013, at 3:58 PM, Johan Bernhardsson <johan at kafit.se> wrote:
> Depending on what you want to do.
> ntfsundelete   undelete files
> testdisk       recover broken partitions if tha partition table is broken
> ddrescue       take a copy of the partition or disk (this might be a good thing to do BEFORE working with testdisk or ntfsundelete)
> There are more tools similar to those.

Ah yes, forgot to mention testdisk. It's pretty good at finding offsets if you lost your TOC, and everything else around that.

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