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How to Recover accidentally deleted data from formatted Linux partitions.

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Testdisk/Photorec will find nearly all of your data. Files aren't typically overwritten only renamed until more space is needed.

With two caveats:
1.) One you old data wasn't lying directly under a new disk partition boundary, or newly created file. Restoring RAID sets ARE salvageable but require a great deal of experience.
2.) The longer you use the newly formatted disk the more precious old data will be overwritten with new files.

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You can also try to use a very effective and affordable application for Linux Data Recovery from here:- Linux Data Recovery

Posted on Oct 09, 2014

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I have accidentally formatted my partition drive f


Deleting or formatting won't make the data in computer hard drive erased permanently.

Those deleted data is still stored on the computer hard drive , it's just invisible or inaccessible. Only the FAT or NFTS table is erased (the information about where those data were saved), but the real data are still intact there in sectors of the hard drive.


So as long as those data are not overwritten by new data, it's highly possible to recover them. And the MOST Effective way is to rely on some format recovery programs.


Try asoftech data recovery program, which can recover data after deeply scanning your computer hard drive to look for lost data you accidentally deleted or formatted. download the software from link below
Format Recovery Software


You may refer to this tutorial for detail step by step info
how to recover files after reformat

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