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Old 01-30-2007, 01:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Restoring deleted data?

Long story short..

Used Driver Cleaner Pro to remove my Nvidia drivers and reinstall them. I didn't consider the fact it would remove the whole Nvidia directory. I actually used that directory to store a bunch of files and downloads.

Anyway to get the data back? This is another lesson learned for why I should always view the readme files....

And there is nothing in the Recycle Bin.

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Old 01-30-2007, 02:03 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 01-30-2007, 02:34 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Thank you. I'm running it now, hopefully I can save the files. I just did this a few hours ago and did a defrag 2 days ago, so from what I read I could be in luck. I'll edit the post when it's done so others can have an idea of success rate.
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Old 01-30-2007, 07:13 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Good Luck...incase it didnt work as expected, I use recovermyfiles...( Its not a freeware though, but you can try it for free...

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Old 01-30-2007, 02:19 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I'll try the recovermyfiles. The other program was only able to restore one item, I should have thought ahead on this one but the biggest problem right now is I can't remember how important the data was... I just know I had 5 folders inside that Nvidia directory that were wiped.
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Old 01-31-2007, 01:08 AM   #6 (permalink)
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