[PLUG] Question: NTFS partition recovery through Linux

Ameya Rahane ichbinfes at gmail.com
Wed Jun 24 08:11:22 IST 2009

Greetings to all!
I have a dual-boot laptop running Windows XP and Intrepid, well I had
it that way until yesterday. I formatted the whole hard drive, and
installed Ubuntu 9.04 on it, and created partitions for root (/),
/home and the remaining space as an ext4 partition for all other
files. Later on I came to know that my sister had stored some files on
the windows drive, which was previously NTFS but now is in EXT4 area.
My problem is that I need to recover the files.

I know I can do a partition table recovery from Windows, through
various softwares, and with ease. My questions is, is there any
software for Linux (preferably Debian based) that does the same job?

Ameya Rahane

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