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Stellar Photo Recovery put to the test

Stellar Photo Recovery put to the test. If Stellar Photo Recovery is unable to recover photos then that does not mean that recovery is impossible. Stellar Photo Recovery is a popular product, recommended on many forums and by ‘professional’ review sites. Is this justified? I don’t doubt that many are able to recover photos with… Read More »

repair-jpeg

Repair-JPEG.exe is the utility created by Wim Vanmaele that inspired me to add patching to my own JPEG Repair software. I can locate only one source on the internet that refers to this program. If that for some reason would seize to exist all references to it will be lost, which is why I will… Read More »

How to recover data from corrupted RAF photos

JPG-Repair Toolkit allows you to recover data from corrupted RAF photos (JPEG). Fujifilm RAW photos (RAF) contain the raw, ‘undeveloped’ sensor data. JPG-Repair Toolkit can process multiple RAW files (RAF) files in batch. Commonly RAW photos embed one or more JPEGs: a low resolution thumbnail, a medium resolution preview, and in many cases a full… Read More »

How to recover data from corrupted PEF photos

JPG-Repair Toolkit allows you to recover data from corrupted PEF photos (JPEG). Pentax RAW photos (PEF) contain the raw, ‘undeveloped’ sensor data. JPG-Repair Toolkit can process multiple Pentax RAW files (PEF) files in batch. Commonly Pentax RAW photos embed one or more JPEGs: a low resolution thumbnail, a medium resolution preview, and in many cases… Read More »

MP4 video repair

Edit, 2020-05-14: I found a better option working with a more up-to-date and better maintained version of untrunc. I strongly suggest you use this, it can be found here (source + binaries). Direct downloads: Windows 32-bit and Windows 64-bit. I was just looking around what is available for repairing MP4 video files. I am frequently… Read More »

This weekend only, 20% discount on ReclaiMe File Recovery

I’m so sorry but this discount has expired. Check the ReclaiMe File Recovery product page for my ongoing default discount. ReclaiMe File Recovery Software is the most easy to use, feature rich and effective file recovery and undelete software I have ever used (and I used a lot of different products). Whether you need it for… Read More »

List of ransomware decryption tools

As a result of my ransomware research I’m now following a bunch of ‘tweeters’ that work in the field of cyber security. One tweet pointed me at this list of ransomware decryption tools. Seen this list is a big mess, I cleaned it up and make it available here. In the first column the name of… Read More »

Why you’ll never see me buy a WD My Passport

EDIT august 2019: Look at the number of issues with locked external WD disks. If  your enclosure ever breaks, you’ll lose all data on the disk. With a non encrypted disk you’d just open enclosure and move the disk to a new enclosure and all would be okay. NOT with those encrypting WD external drives.… Read More »