Joined: 30 Dec 2009 Posts: 145 Location: Oakland, California
Posted: Fri 21 Feb 2014, 12:34 Post_subject:
Just type photorec into the terminal.
First step select the disk.Hit enter
Second step; Use right arrow key to move to File Opt in the menu at the bottom of the screen. Hit Enter. Press s to disable all file families Use up down arrow keys to scroll through the selections, use space to select the file extensions you are trying to recover. Then press b to save settings then press Enter
Third step; select partiton then use left arrow key to move the menu at the bottom to Search, Hit Enter.
On the next screen select the file system type of the disk you want to recover files from. Hit Enter
On the next screen select where to save the files, then press c. After that photorec will start to recover files. This may take awhile, so go to have a cup of coffee while pretending to work