Recover data after partition format f2fs

How to use TestDisk to recover lost partition
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Recover data after partition format f2fs

#1 Post by Tahlia421 » 20 Dec 2018, 06:53

I've accidentally format partition that was containing postgresql data. I realized quickly what I have done and haven't make anything more with this drive, so the data are untouched (I hope). The partition was f2fs type.

I have made image of entire drive and try to recover using testdrive and photorec (ver 7.1-WIP) but without any success.

Can someone tell me how to deal this problem?

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Re: Recover data after partition format f2fs

#2 Post by cgrenier » 22 Dec 2018, 11:44

When running PhotoRec, enable the Expert mode in Options, start the recovery and force the blocksize to 512 bytes. Use the default options otherwise.
Does it work better ?

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