[ubuntu-uk] Please help.I've lost my partitions

Tommy Pyatt tommy.pyatt at googlemail.com
Sun Jan 24 22:12:31 GMT 2010


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2010/1/24 javadayaz <javadayaz at gmail.com>

> im sorry to copy and paste here...fdisk gives me this
>
> Disk /dev/sda: 400.0 GB, 400088457216 bytes
> 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 48641 cylinders
> Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes
> Disk identifier: 0x2ab32ab3
>
> does this mean that the above hard drive is still assigned the sda label?
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> 2010/1/24 javadayaz <javadayaz at gmail.com>
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>> How do I mount the hard drive which is being displayed as a mass storage
>> device...it won't let me mount it
>>
>> On 24 Jan 2010 18:08, "Matthew Wild" <mwild1 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> 2010/1/24 javadayaz <javadayaz at gmail.com>:
>>
>> > Hi, > > Please help. In the process of installing another hd to my
>> system..I have > formatted my h...
>> Most importantly - do *nothing* with the machine. Each time something
>> writes data to the HDD it will greatly reduce the amount of data you
>> can recover.
>>
>> In the past I've used http://www.sysresccd.org/ - testdisk is
>> extremely useful for recovering files in situations like this. Others
>> may have experience with other software, and you can await their
>> advice - just in the meantime *don't* use that drive (preferably don't
>> use that PC, unless using a LiveCD like the above).
>>
>> Matthew
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