Cloning OSX formatted drive

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Cloning OSX formatted drive

#1 Post by zaggy » 19 Apr 2012, 10:47

I would like to do a test recovery on a copy of damage drive before actual repair of original damaged drive.
Is it possible to clone a damaged drive from within Testdisk?
If yes, what is the step-by-step instructions.

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Re: Cloning OSX formatted drive

#2 Post by Fiona » 19 Apr 2012, 16:55

I'm not as much an Apple expert.
Is it possible to clone a damaged drive from within Testdisk?
No, you can create an image for recovering purposes and work with TestDisk and PotoRec to recover data.
TestDisk doesn't restore any image.
Also some hints to work with damaged hard disks here;
Also you can have a look at this program;



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