recover files deleted too big for recycle bin

  erkmatrix 12:51 12 Aug 2007
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Is it possible to recover files that windows said was too big and would be permantly deleted, with my external hard going on the blink and pc doesn't now recognize it anymore I have lost hours of music files that I'd put on the external drive.

Just wondered if there was a tool to get them back, I've tried Drive rescue but doesn't find the broken drive and can only find deleted from reycle bin files which the ones I deleted where in a batch and was too big for reycle bin

  mfletch 12:57 12 Aug 2007

Hi Try this free program it from the same team that make Ccleaner

Recuva/ click here

Its a bit complicated but you will be amazed at what it can recover.

mfletch

  erkmatrix 13:50 12 Aug 2007

Didn't seem to come up with anything using recuva for files that were too big for the recylce bin.

Anyone else any suggestions

  beeuuem 14:04 12 Aug 2007

You could try click here

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