Recovering Data from an Unreadable CD-ROM

  thegreypanther 20:14 19 Mar 2006
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I have a CD-ROM data disc which has somehow failed, - it isn't recognised in any CD-drive. Is this disc now completely useless, or is there some way I can still recover the data from it?

  ACOLYTE 20:21 19 Mar 2006

If its not readable on any drive i think the only way would be a specialst firm,there are a few apps that can recover some data from corrupt cd's but most would need to acsess the cd in the drive.

  VoG II 20:24 19 Mar 2006

You could try ISOBuster click here but as ACOLYTE says if the drive doesn't recognise it...

  Diodorus Siculus 20:25 19 Mar 2006

CD and DVD Data Recovery and Rescue tool (CD Data Recovery)
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  woodchip 20:28 19 Mar 2006
  woodchip 20:33 19 Mar 2006

PS you may be surprised but if you have NERO try putting CD in Comp start NERO and choose COPY CD

  fishh 23:15 05 Apr 2006

try www,diskinternals.com free trial

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