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Old 10-27-2005, 01:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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new to these forums im trying to find a place to enlighten myself with the knowledge of others and are helpful in fixxing any issues i may stumble across.
recently i reformated my pc
amd athalon 64 3400
asus k8n mobo
ati x800xt card
windows xp pro sp2
1 gig of crucial ram ddr 400 3200 184 pin

anyway when i formate after installing all these goodies apperently windows also formated my backup drive deleting all my photos and mp3. is there anyway to get all these files back?

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Old 10-27-2005, 01:21 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 10-27-2005, 03:20 PM   #3 (permalink)
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so basicly im sol? please tell me its just windows not reading the hdd correctly because of me reformating. i have done this before(reformating and it didnt touch the F: only the C: why would it do both this time?
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Old 10-27-2005, 03:24 PM   #4 (permalink)
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ok download a program called Stellar Phoenix FAT & NTFS

it will recover lost data
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Old 10-27-2005, 03:37 PM   #5 (permalink)
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i hope no new data was put on that drive.
I\'m happy with it.
X2 4400+
ATI X1800 XT
2x1gb Corsair XMS CL2
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Old 10-27-2005, 03:40 PM   #6 (permalink)
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well that sucks....
My Gaming Desktop
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Old 10-27-2005, 04:16 PM   #7 (permalink)
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there are ways to get it back but i think the programs are take a pretty penny or two from you
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Old 10-27-2005, 04:41 PM   #8 (permalink)
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bringing in what i do right now it doesnt matter i want those pics back i could care less about the mp3s being as the ones i like the most are on my ipod.

static where in missouri are you from. i Grew up in Maplewood....

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