Restore TrueCrypt partitions after "Windows disk initialize"

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Restore TrueCrypt partitions after "Windows disk initialize"

#1 Post by wolverrum » 24 Dec 2014, 23:46

This message is not a call to solve a problem. I just want to share my own successful experience in repairing TrueCrypt partitions after accidental windows disk initialization.

Prerequisites:
- Free space of size >= HDD size to be restored: this will need to create a drive image file
- Linux OS (LiveCD is acceptable, I used Mint) + installed TrueCrypt: I found the linux ecosystem very useful in repair

Original blogpost: http://wolverrum.blogspot.com/2014/12/r ... after.html

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