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"Engelkott" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> For some reason one of my hard drives started to produce errors and
> after correcting all the problems i took to Ontrack's Data Recovery
> program to try and get some of the deleted files back.
> From the Windows version, if i select any recovery type the program
> exits unannounced, it just vanishes.
> Undeterred i made an emergency boot disk and tried from dos! All my
> drives were seen (all NTFS) and i proceeded to let the program search
> though the drive in question. All was well.........
> ..... until we came to select a destination for the recovering data.
> In the destingation dialogue box i had just A & C - the floppy and the
> This program works perfectly well on my laptop and though if booting
> from a recovery cd i get the same problem with the dos version.
> Does anyone else have this problem or does anyone know why it is
> Failing that, can anyone recommend a recover program for dos which
> will read/write to NTFS partitions or maybe even recover to dvd?
> Thanks for any help!