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How To Recover Lost, Deleted Or Missing Files And Partitions

1. If TestDisk is not yet installed, it can be downloaded from TestDisk Download. Extract the files from the archive including the sub-directories.

2. To recover a lost partition or repair the filesystem from a hard disk, USB key, Smart Card, etc., you need enough rights to access a physical device.

  • Under DOS, run TestDisk.exe
  • Under Windows, start TestDisk (ie testdisk-6.9/win/testdisk_win.exe) from an account in the Administrator group. Under Vista, right-click testdisk_win.exe and then "Run as administrator" to launch TestDisk.
  • Under Unix/Linux/BSD, you need to be root to run TestDisk (ie. sudo testdisk-6.9/linux/testdisk_static)
  • Under MacOSX, if you are not root, TestDisk (ie testdisk-6.9/darwin/TestDisk) will restart itself using sudo after confirmation on your part.
  • Under OS/2, TestDisk doesn't handle a physical device, only a disk image. Sorry.
3. To recover partition from a media image or repair a filesystem image, run:
  • testdisk image.dd to create a raw disk image
  • testdisk image.E01 to recover files from an Encase EWF image
  • testdisk 'image.???' if the Encase image is split into several files.
4. To repair a filesystem not listed by TestDisk, run testdisk device, i.e.
  • testdisk /dev/mapper/truecrypt0 or testdisk /dev/loop0 to repair the NTFS or FAT32 boot sector files from a TrueCrypt partition. The same method works with filesystem encrypted with cryptsetup/dm-crypt/LUKS.
  • testdisk /dev/md0 to repair a filesystem on top of a Linux RAID device.
5. Choose Create to instruct Testdisk to create a log file containing technical information and messages, unless you have a reason to append data to the log or you execute TestDisk from read only media and must create the log elsewhere.

6. Choose None if you do not want messages and details of the process to be written into a log file (useful if for example Testdisk was started from a read-only location).

7. Press Enter to proceed.

8. All hard drives should be detected and listed with the correct size by TestDisk:

  • Use up/down arrow keys to select your hard drive with the lost partition/s.
  • Press Enter to Proceed.
If available, use raw device /dev/rdisk* instead of /dev/disk* for faster data transfer.

9. TestDisk displays the partition table types:
  • Select the partition table type - usually the default value is the correct one as TestDisk auto-detects the partition table type.
  • Press Enter to Proceed.

10. TestDisk displays the menus:
  • Use the default menu "Analyse" to check your current partition structure and search for lost partitions.
  • Confirm at Analyse with Enter to proceed.
11. Now, your current partition structure is listed. Examine your current partition structure for missing partitions and errors:
  • The first partition is listed twice which points to a corrupted partition or an invalid partition table entry.
  • Invalid NTFS boot points to a faulty NTFS boot sector, so it's a corrupted filesystem.
  • Only one logical partition (label Partition 2) is available in the extended partition. One logical partition is missing.
12. Confirm at Quick Search to proceed.
  • Confirm according to your OS and created partitions to proceed.
13. During the Quick Search, TestDisk has found two partitions including the missing logical partition labeled Partition 3.
  • Highlight this partition and press p to list your files (to go back to the previous display, press q to Quit).
  • If all directories and data are correctly listed, Press Enter to proceed.
14. Save the partition table or search for more partitions?
  • When all partitions are available and data correctly listed, you should go to the menu Write to save the partition structure. The menu Extd Part gives you the opportunity to decide if the extended partition will use all available disk space or only the required (minimal) space.
  • If you are still missing a partition, highlight the menu Deeper Search (if not done automatically already) and press Enter to proceed.

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I didn't install openoffice in linux5.3. Plz send article or installation process for guide.


Installation Steps The following steps assume you want to install OpenOffice on a multi-user Linux setup in an area accessible to all users on your system. This is referred to as a "network" or "multi-user" setup. Additionally you may install OpenOffice in a "single-user" setup. Consult details in the User Setup Guide (a pdf file) included with the installation archive for further details. These instructions assume you are using some X11 window manager to perform the actual installation. The setup is an X application.
  1. Make sure you are root
  2. Download the tarball from OpenOffice.org (the download can be done from any user account and then moved), and extract the tarball (.tar.gz file) to a temporary directory.
    "/tmp" is a good place for example. For the purpose of this example, I will assume you have downloaded the tarball to your /tmp directory.
  3. Open a terminal, such as xterm or konsole.
    To extract the tarball, change to the /tmp directory: cd /tmp
    and extract the tarball: "tar -zxvf [tarball name]".
  4. This should create a directory "OOo_1.1x_LinuxIntel_install".
    ("x" in this sense is a suffix to version 1.1 that will depend on the version you downloaded.)
  5. Change into this directory: "cd OOo_1.1x_LinuxIntel_install".
  6. Execute the setup script for a "network" installation.
    This is done with the following command: "./setup -net"
    This is a friendly installation process which will prompt you for a destination directory and other OpenOffice installation options. When the setup is finished, you should have a complete "network" installation installed in the destination directory you specified. Tips on installing OpenOffice.org with an NFS setup can be found on our nfs tips page. Note: It is NOT advisable to install over an existing OpenOffice installation. If you want to use the same destination as an existing version of OpenOffice, delete the contents of the existing directory!
  7. Part of the installation process includes telling OpenOffice about your Java installation. Normally this can be automatically found or you may need to supply it, or install the JRE supplied with OpenOffice if you don't already have it installed. (But see Prerequisites for more control over this.)
  8. Each user on your system should then execute the user-setup for OpenOffice.org.
    To do so, login as a regular user, then change into the program directory where you installed OpenOffice.org:
    "cd /opt/OpenOffice.org1.1.0", for example
    and execute the following command:
    "./setup"
    The user portion of setup will now execute. Tell setup to perform a Workstation installation (should copy about 1.4 MB of files to your home directory) and typically let it default to the directory it recommends for storage of the local files in your user directory.
    Example: "/home/billg/OpenOffice.org1.1.0"
    Follow the instructions and fill in your contact details. If your users have been previously running an older version of OpenOffice, they should delete the current version of ".sversionrc" before starting up the newly installed version. This will reinitialize the version information for the new setup.
  9. That's it! If you use GNOME or KDE (provided your distro keeps the KDE user files in ~/.kde2), you will find that OpenOffice.org is fully integrated in your environment. If you use a different Windowmanager, you can start OpenOffice.org by typing ~/OpenOffice.org1.1.0/soffice
  10. You may remove the install files in /tmp, if you are done installing. (thanks to Henrik Eismark for pointing this out)
Have Fun!

Jan 12, 2011 | Computers & Internet

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media player for file downloaded from rapidfire.


.part1 is a file extension commonly used with compression programs that split one archive into multiple "parts".

What you have downloaded is only one part of 2 or more that make up an archive. You will need to go to the source that provided you with the download URLs and download each part into a single directory. Then you can open up WinZip/WinRAR and extract the contents, and play the media.

Hope this helps.

Mar 26, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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how to run tc++ 3.0 in x86 based system


UPDATE: If you get the error Linker Error: Unable to open include file ‘C0S.OBJ’, please try copying the C0S.OBJ from the OBJ folder into the main folder of the compiler. The downloadable archive has been updated with this fix.
The procedures on this post were based on a Windows XP computer. They may or may not be applicable if your operating system is not Windows XP.
Note: Please make sure you followed the instructions carefully before saying that the archive doesn’t work. Thank you.

The download page for Turbo C++ 3.0 was the most, or second most popular page in poochycat.com, my blog whose domain name is about to expire. I’m moving the downloads here. icon_smile.gif
(The rest of this post must be viewed to find the download links and installation instructions)

The Download Link:Turbo C++ Compiler version 3.0 (On MediaFire) (2931) That’s the C program compiler I used to use during my early college terms.
Installation Instructions Download the archive from the link(s) provided somewhere at the top of this post.
  1. Unzip it and place the contents of the archive into a folder inside your Drive C. (e.g., C:\YourFolder)
  2. Please observe:
    tc2.jpg
    This is the TC.EXE file that you MUST run.
    tc1.jpg
    This is the TC Shortcut file, don’t use it.
    The compiler is the file named TC.EXE. Don’t confuse it with the TC shortcut! Simply double click on that and the compiler will run.
  3. Just before you type your program code, please make sure you have the correct path for the INCLUDE Directory and LIBRARY Directory. You can check by clicking on Options -> Directories
  4. The path for the INCLUDE Directory must be C:\YourFolder\INCLUDE.
  5. And the path for the LIBRARY Directory must be C:\YourFolder\LIB.
  6. Remember to change the YourFolder into the name of the folder you are using for your Turbo C++.

Mar 05, 2010 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional with...

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how do you open a .rar file


With WinRar Download Trial here

Regards,
Waqar.

Sep 05, 2009 | Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

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reformat


you need to have a usb supported cable for your phone.

To connect phone in flashing mode, and perform tasks like flashing the main firmware, FS or to upload files to FS you must have USB Flash drivers installed on your computer.
With out installing USB Flash drivers, you can’t use XS++ or SeTool 2 lite or JDFlasher.
In good old days we used to use SEUS to do this automatically for us, but now SEUS updates phone to CID53 which is not desirable, so hence we install USB Flash Drivers manually. Here is the tutorial ! Please read the tutorial completely and also check out the video attached !

Installing Drivers (for Windows XP)
Download the necessary drivers.
Then unpack the downloaded archive to a directory, your choice. (Use WinRAR to extract from archive)
1. Switch OFF your phone !
2. Remove the battery !
3. Reinsert your battery !
4. Don’t start your phone !
5. HOLDING ‘C’ on your phone, connect your phone to USB Cable !
6. Don’t Leave C through out driver installation.
You get a notification in System Tray ! Saying SEMC USB Flash Device
A new window should appear “Found new hardware wizard”
It asks permissions for to search for drivers for the device. Select “No, not this time” and click next.
Then select the option INSTALL FROM A SPECIFIED LOCATION(ADVANCED) and click next
Then choose “Search for the best drivers in these locations”, and check the “Include this location in this search”, now browse for the downloaded drivers.
Click next, Wait for some time, drivers get installed.
Now…….
Open the directory, where you unpacked the archive, In the directory, you will find a ggsemc.inf file. Click on it with the right mouse button, and then click ‘Install‘.

Sep 15, 2008 | Sony Ericsson K610i Cellular Phone

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