Computer Forensics, Data Recovery and EDiscovery/all files got lost

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Question
Good day Mr. Parag H.
All of a sudden my HP 2000 refuse to booth, I later format it and all my data including the original functries was lost. Sir can there be any software to recover my files.

Answer
Yes

You can recover your files by using either of the following options:

1. Consult data recovery professional and pay to them, they will get your files back.

2. Try any of the data recovery / carving tools available (you can purchase a paid software or can play with any free / open source tool for this). Please note that while you experiment by yourself you will need to be very careful.

Some of the links which you can find useful while selecting the tool are listed below:

1. http://pcsupport.about.com/od/filerecovery/tp/free-file-recovery-programs.htm
2. http://lifehacker.com/5237503/five-best-free-data-recovery-tools
3. http://www.techradar.com/news/software/applications/best-free-recovery-software-
4. http://www.forensicswiki.org/wiki/Tools:Data_Recovery

There are many other techniques to retrieve deleted / formatted files and you can choose any one or more of them for your need.

Please try these tools at your own risk.

Let me know if you have any other queries.


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Computer Forensics, Data Recovery and EDiscovery

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Dr Parag H Rughani

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I can handle all types of question in this section

Experience

I have completed my Ph. D. on Android Forensics

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Institute of Forensic Science, Gujarat Forensic Sciences University - Gandhinagar

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Ph. D., M. Phil., MCA

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