Data recovery

Daniel Morrison dan at
Tue Oct 2 02:46:23 BST 2007

Hi James

You probably want to try the Super Grub disc, which can fix pretty much 
any windows/grub boot issues.

Also if the box just runs windows, you can boot from the XP disc and 
select the option for recovery console. From there you can run FIXMBR or 
FIXBOOT commands.


James Takac wrote:
> Hi Guys
> Have a friend who had his windows hard drive trashed, well, at least the 
> bootable partition. Aparently his system froze so he powered it down. When he 
> next powered it up it appears the bootable partion got wiped. What I'm 
> wondering is, are there any packages out the for Ubuntu that might help 
> recover the partion. Or maybe I need a stand alone tool/cd of sorts?
> James

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