System commander problem

  Jollyjohn 19:17 23 Dec 07


I resized a large partition and after an hour the computer appeared to have frozen so I hit reset. I then got the message Partitioning interrupted - boot from utilities disc - which I did. I cannot get the resize process to continue and the partition is now marked as other / unformatted. Does any one know how I can recover this partition without loosing the data on it?

  skidzy 19:37 23 Dec 07

Try using Testdisk to rebuild the partition click here

  Jollyjohn 21:12 23 Dec 07

what an excellent little utility. The recovery options included a chance to copy folders off the bad partition. This proved unecessary but I wasnt taking any chances.

  skidzy 23:49 23 Dec 07

Your welcome John.

  Jollyjohn 08:18 24 Dec 07


  skidzy 09:52 24 Dec 07

Hi John,dont forget the tick in the resolved box please as this may help others in the future.

All the best.

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