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Linux File Systems: What You Need to Know

Linux. Lots and lots of people are using one or more Linux devices without realizing it. Android phones are running a variation of Linux, with their internal storage formatted in one of the Linux-supported file systems. Ubuntu is also a version of Linux. Many Web servers and nearly all NAS (Network Attached Storage) devices run an embedded version of Linux. Your home Wi-Fi router is probably Linux. Even your digital camera is most probably running embedded Linux! Chances are, your refrigerator and coffee maker will run Linux, sooner or later.

Linux File Systems: What You Need to Know

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Intelligent Carving: The Future of Data Recovery

In a recent article “Content Aware Recovery and Data Carving Explained”, I wrote about some of the more advanced algorithms used in contemporary data recovery tools. While these methods are often called “file carving”, “signature search” or “content-aware recovery”, the underlying principle is similar between them. The differences between advanced data recovery algorithms are minor, yet they do in fact affect the end result. In today’s post, we’re going to peek into the future.

Recovering Data from Failed Hard Drives

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Recovering Files from a Non-Bootable Computer

Dealing with missing information on a daily basis, we often have customers who are stuck with a non-bootable computer. This can easily happen if a system disk drive gets damaged, corrupted or simply wears out. This always comes as a shock to normal computer users, especially if the failed PC is their only computer. Every time we have a call like that, we try to help the customer calm down, explaining them the necessary steps to get their files back. In this article, we’ll tell exactly what to do if you encounter a non-bootable PC and want to fix it at home.

Recovering Partitions on a Corrupted Hard Drive

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How To Repair Digital Images

From time to time, you may get a corrupted, damaged picture that does not display properly in an image viewer. In many cases, such images can be repaired to display correctly when you use the right tool. This article tells about RS File Repair, a product that can repair corrupted pictures in a fully automatic mode.

Repair Corrupted Digital Images

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Repairing Digital Pictures after Performing Data Recovery

Today’s data recovery tools are highly sophisticated, featuring advanced algorithms that can do things that look like magic. In an ideal world, those tools would bring you all the files in a 100%, fully usable condition. In real life, things happen. This article discusses what can be done if some of the files being recovered are damaged, corrupted or incomplete.

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Modern Data Recovery Tools: Undelete.exe with GUI?

A large count of data recovery tools are available on the market. Do all of them work the same way? Are they just a good old undelete.exe with flashy user interface instead of the command line? Read along to find out!

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Photo Recovery Software

Looking for a quick, easy way to recover lost photos? Some moments are not meant to repeat, and can be only captured on a photo. Weddings, travel, vacations. Your baby’s first smile and first steps. Continue reading

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Recover Data from Flash Memory Cards and FAT/FAT32 Hard Drives

Lost access to a memory card or USB flash drive? Formatted a FAT/FAT32 volume by accident? Deleted a bunch of photos from an SD or Compact Flash card? RS FAT Recovery can recover the entire content of a formatted memory card, USB flash drive or the hard disk if it is (or was) formatted with FAT or FAT32. Advanced recovery algorithms allow complete data restoration from formatted, repartitioned, corrupted and inaccessible media. Continue reading

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