Re: Windows data recovery using Linux
From: Enkidu (enkidu.com_at_com.cliffp.com)
Date: Sun, 10 Jul 2005 11:15:37 +1200
Mark Hobley wrote:
> Walter Mautner <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>RICHARD BROMBERG wrote:
>>>I am interested in recovering data from crashed Windows systems.
>>>In this respect I recently tested Knoppix.
> I have some notes on backing up and restoring Windows systems on Linux.
> Windows XP and Windows 2003 may require a boot record fix following a restore:
> I'm sorry but I don't have anything else on Windows system recovery.
To add to what Mark says, I advocate using Bart's PE as a
recovery tool. It provides a true Windows environment to
recover disks from and is an invaluable tool. *Sometimes*
this works better.
If this has already been mentioned in the thread (I missed
the earlier posts) I apaologise.
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