Recover file with no extensions

Using PhotoRec to recover lost data
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mrcheese
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Recover file with no extensions

#1 Post by mrcheese » 08 Oct 2012, 05:47

Can someone please help me, i need to recover files without any extension, though i don't understand the custom signature process. Has anyone created a signature for no extension previously that you could post here. Or even an alternative process or program i might be able to use.
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stumpyuk
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Re: Recover file with no extensions

#2 Post by stumpyuk » 09 Oct 2012, 15:32

Are you able to undelete the files with testdisk? If not, have a look at the tutorial for adding custom file signatures to photorec. Photorec pays no attention to the file extension.

http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/Add_your ... o_PhotoRec

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