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Data Recovery Programs FindNTFS
NTFS data recovery tool. Lists the content of an NTFS partition,
or copies files.
FindNTFS is a Data Recovery tool. It is a free program to locate
and recover NTFS (NT File System, The default File System on
Windows NT/2k/XP) files. It is available in DOS and Windows
versions, Dos version findntfs.exe can be used when the Windows
is not bootable.
use FINDNTFS, Download and extract it on c:\. and start windows
version by typing findntfs.exe. if you can not boot to your
windows you will need to start your system with Windows 98 Startup
Disk, Make sure you have copy of findntfs.exe on that disk.
can get a list of NTFS files and directories on the drive you
are attempting to recover from by typing in the command prompt:
X 1 1 1 c:\filelist.txt files
X should be replaced with the number of the hard drive you are
reading from. If you have only one Drive, it will be 1. But
if you have transferred your hard drive in to new system then
it should be 2.
program will now try to search the entire specified disk for
NTFS files, and output the file list to a text file. Once saved
you can view the log file, which should look something like
Search in this text file for the directory you looking for.
There is Directory order number on left, Note down the number
of that directory before proceeding on with the next step.
recover files, you need to use the copy command. It will only
save recovered files into the directory where the findntfs.exe
is located, so make sure you have enough space available on
that drive to hold your restored files. Now type:
X 1 1 1 copy 954
954 with your directory choice, You can enter up to 10 directory
numbers. If you do not enter a number, It will attempt to restore
and copy all NTFS files on the selected disk. Now check the
recovered files to make sure they are not corrupted.