Re: Windows data recovery using Linux

From: Enkidu (enkidu.com_at_com.cliffp.com)
Date: 07/10/05


Date: Sun, 10 Jul 2005 11:15:37 +1200

Mark Hobley wrote:
> Walter Mautner <newsleaf.20.eatallspam@spamgourmet.com> 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.
>
> http://markhobley.yi.org/linux/howto/9xbackup.html
> http://markhobley.yi.org/linux/howto/xpbackup.html
> http://markhobley.yi.org/linux/howto/w23backup.html
> http://markhobley.yi.org/linux/howto/9xrestore.html
> http://markhobley.yi.org/linux/howto/xprestore.html
> http://markhobley.yi.org/linux/howto/w23restore.html
>
> Windows XP and Windows 2003 may require a boot record fix following a restore:
>
> http://markhobley.yi.org/windows/winxp/howto/fixboot.html
> http://markhobley.yi.org/windows/win2003/howto/fixboot.html
>
> 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.

Cheers,

Cliff

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