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Custom Extension pwk

#1 Post by james055 »

I'm trying to recover .pwk Password Keeper file. I ran a hexdump on a sample, which returns image visiable in the attachment.

What should be photorec file? Would following work? If yes, why do I ignore first line which has some strange

pwk 0 "Password Keeper"
pwk_header.png (7.24 KiB) Viewed 3681 times
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Re: Recovering PWK file

#2 Post by cgrenier »

The offset of this text is 16, not 0.
Create a photorec.sig file with

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pwk 16 "Password Keeper"
If you need a better signature, please send me a zip archive with 3 pwk file samples of various size.
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Re: Recovering PWK file

#3 Post by james055 »

Thanks cgrenier, this worked and I was able to recover my file.