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Post by amir20001 on 18th February 2009, 8:50 pm

one of my system32 files on my laptop had gone corrupt so i cant boot up in to windows xp any more is there any program i can use to boot up into to recover my files in my hard drive??

preferably something with usb support

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Post by Digitalocksmith on 19th February 2009, 4:19 am

If you dont have an XP installation disc that you can repair windows from you can always boot to a Linux 'Live disc' recovery distro and then transfer your data to an external drive (Hence the need for USB support) or another safe location.

http://lifehacker.com/software/disk-recovery/geek-to-live--rescue-files-with-a-boot-cd-192982.php

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