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Windows 7: Recovering files in Windows XP Mode

28 May 2010   #1

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Recovering files in Windows XP Mode


I have a problem. After working for an entire afternoon in Windows XP mode (Windows 7 Professional, using an old version of Corel Photo Paint, not compatible with Windows 7), I exited the virtual machine with the option to remove all changes (the undo disk was enabled). I don't know how I could do that!! I was distracted by a phone call...

My question is: is there any way to recover my files (e.g. using those programs I have heard about which recover deleted files)? Or everything in the virtual machine is really and irremediably destroyed when quitting it disacarding changes?

Thank you!

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28 May 2010   #2

Windows 7 Professional x64

Welcome to SF!

The only way I can think of to try is using recovery software like Recuva or Disk Digger.

I don't know how they will work in a virtual machine. You may be out of luck.
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