Jump to content
CCleaner Community Forums
Katrien Van den Broeck

all files ignored after deep scan

Recommended Posts

Hi!

I have been so incredible stupid to reformat my external drive. All my pictares are (were) there.

I have run a deep scan bij Recuva professional and as a result I had zero files in the result list and about 20000 files ignored.

I tried a second time, under 'actions' I selected every checkbox, and had the same result.

I am desparate!! 

Can anyone please tell me what I do wrong?

Thanks a lot!

Katrien

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

It would seem like the most likely method to create a reformat would be to take the MFT and move it along with supporting info to an unused location on the disk with a director to it, then create a new table with only the necessary basic stuff and the drive would be formatted. Instead they do something quite different and throw away all of the existing information without wiping the disk. If they used that little improvement, they could easily undo an unintentional reformat (uninformed intentional reformat) and put you back in business immediately as long as you did nothing with the drive after it was reformatted. Too simple I guess.

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...

×
×
  • Create New...