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(This package ist deprecated. Use testdisk-photorec instead.) TestDisk is powerful free data recovery software! It was primarily designed to help recover lost partitions and/or make non-booting disks bootable again when these symptoms are caused by faulty software, certain types of viruses or human error (such as accidentally deleting a Partition Table). Partition table recovery using TestDisk is really easy.
TestDisk can
Fix partition table, recover deleted partition
Recover FAT32 boot sector from its backup
Rebuild FAT12/FAT16/FAT32 boot sector
Fix FAT tables
Rebuild NTFS boot sector
Recover NTFS boot sector from its backup
Fix MFT using MFT mirror
Locate ext2/ext3/ext4 Backup SuperBlock
Undelete files from FAT, exFAT, NTFS and ext2 filesystem
Copy files from deleted FAT, exFAT, NTFS and ext2/ext3/ext4 partitions.
TestDisk has features for both novices and experts. For those who know little or nothing about data recovery techniques, TestDisk can be used to collect detailed information about a non-booting drive which can then be sent to a tech for further analysis. Those more familiar with such procedures should find TestDisk a handy tool in performing onsite recovery.

To install TestDisk, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install testdisk

To upgrade TestDisk, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade testdisk


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  • CGSecurity


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
TestDisk 6.14.20130804 246 Saturday, August 3, 2013  
TestDisk 6.14 215 Wednesday, July 31, 2013  
TestDisk 260 Sunday, April 28, 2013  
TestDisk 6.13 271 Sunday, April 28, 2013  

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