Using PhotoRec to recover lost data
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- Joined: 16 Dec 2014, 10:39
This is just a minor point, but it may help another Linux user to get started with PhotoRec.
I use Linux Mint or Ubuntu and I installed Testdisk using:
In the guide “PhotoRec Step by Step” at:
it states that under Unix/Linux/BSD, you need to be root to run PhotoRec:
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This did not work and it took me a little while to realise that I should have simply used:
in order to run PhotoRec.
Thanks for two great programs.