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Old 08-03-2006, 03:53 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Destructive System Restore

I came home one day and found to my dismay that my teenage son had performed a 'destructive system restore'. Is there any way I could recover all my lost files and programs?

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Old 08-03-2006, 05:25 AM   #2 (permalink)
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hmmm........! try using acronis diaster recovery or an app like that! system resotr should not, have deleted your documents and files :S

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Old 08-03-2006, 06:51 AM   #3 (permalink)
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you can restore it back to the date when he did the system restore, can you not!?
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Old 08-03-2006, 07:57 AM   #4 (permalink)
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If you can't restore to the day that he did it, can you go back any futher? If not you could try some of these programs. I haven't tried any myself so I can't comment.

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