Photorec not recovering anying on multiple drives

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CJmartel1976
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Photorec not recovering anying on multiple drives

#1 Post by CJmartel1976 »

I have been using Testdisk/Photorec for years now and it has always worked perfectly. About a month ago it stopped working on my computer. It launches, looks like it is searching but never recovers anything at all. I have tried it on multiple drives (hooked to the same laptop) and same thing. I tried (as a test) Recuva and it found files. So I am not sure what is wrong. I have even tried running it at administrator and same thing.

recuperation
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Re: Photorec not recovering anything on multiple drives

#2 Post by recuperation »

Try disabling an antivirus program temporarily.
Download the most recent version of Testdisk, unpack it and run this download.

Please correct your spelling typo in your title.

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