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Recover Deleted Photos from Memory Card

July 6th, 2008 Comments off

This article is written from the point of view of recovering deleted photos from a digital camera memory card, but most of the software will work to recover any type of file from any disk drive.

The first thing you must do is stop using the memory card.  The more you use the card, the less likely that you will be able to recover the photos.

There are loads of free utilities that will recover photos, and I suggest trying them in the following order:

  1. Zero Assumption Recovery
  2. Recuva
    • Download here
    • Install it and follow the wizard which guides you through the recovery process
  3. Undelete Plus

If you’ve tried all of those and been unsuccessful, then I’m afraid it’s not looking very promising, but if you want to continue trying here are a few more utils:

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Online & Peer-To-Peer Backup

June 20th, 2008 3 comments

I’ve been assessing various backup options for both business and personal use recently so here’s a summary of my findings

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iTunesControl Settings

February 22nd, 2008 Comments off

For non-default Hotkey settings, see this post

Display Options

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Reduce Firefox Memory Usage

August 30th, 2007 Comments off
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View CHKDSK log

April 26th, 2007 Comments off

The log for CHKDSK can be found in the Windows Event Log. It’s in the Applications log and the source will be listed as Winlogon.

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Cuesheets for CDs/MP3 files

January 23rd, 2007 Comments off

Since Cuesheet Heaven seems to be down, here are a couple of alternatives:

  • Freedb2cue – online converter from freedb to cue sheet
  • CueMaster – Windows software to create cue sheet from freedb data
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