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I accidently formatted one of 4 partitions I had on my hard disk. I used several disk recovery programs to recover my files. Though I recovered most of my files, the problem is I didn't recover them by their names. The whole directory structure was destroyed and all recovered files were clustered in a single folder with numbers. Could you please help me recover my files with their old existing names and directory structure.

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can you name the recovery software you used? – ahmed Apr 17 '13 at 12:33
You'll have to use different data recovery programs in the hope that one of them can help you, but depending on the extent of data loss/damage to the file table what you've managed to retrieve already might be all that's possible. – Karan Apr 17 '13 at 12:35
assuming you have not been writing to the disk in question, try a partition level recovery tool like Testdisk. with file carving tools like the one you used, all the name, location, and other metadata on the files is lost, because that information is stored in the file system index tables, not in the files themselves. There is nothing you can do to recover the file names or directory information for the files you have already recovered. – Frank Thomas Apr 17 '13 at 12:39

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