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How to Correctly Save Data from Time Machine on HFS+ Partition

Time Machine is the standard backup software application in macOS. Time Machine makes hourly backups of the last 24 hours, daily backups for the past month, and weekly backups for everything older than a month. It makes backups until the … Continue reading

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PC-3000 RAID Edition. Case study: Data Recovery from RAID – As Easy As 1-2-3.

Hello Friends, From time to time we have to work with formatted drives. Most file systems have special rules for data recovery from formatted drives. Sometimes, we work with formatted RAID arrays. For RAID cases, there are different rules for … Continue reading

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PC-3000 Flash. New Low Voltage NAND Chips and How to Read Them

Hello guys! In 2018 our we received a lot of new NAND chips that were unreadable by the PC-3000 Flash reader of versions 1.0, 2.0 and even 3.0 without extended power supply adapter. Why that is the case, we will … Continue reading

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Data Extractor: How to Merge Tasks

Hello friends! Have you ever faced the situation when something happens during the drive’s reading proccess and you have to create a new task? In such a case, you will lose everything you’ve read before in Task 1. So, is … Continue reading

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PC-3000 Data Extractor RAID Edition. Case Study: RAID5 with 1 Drive Lost

Hello Friends! Today we would like to share a case study on how to deal with RAID5 if one of the drives is lost, and another one has serious scratches on the surface, so we cannot recover any data from … Continue reading

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PC-3000 Data Extractor. Practical advices and Settings Menu Dive In

Hello Friends! Data Extractor utility is a very powerful and flexible tool for data recovery. It has a lot of cool settings that make the imaging process easy and customizable. In this article, we would like to talk about every option … Continue reading

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PC-3000 Data Extractor RAID Edition. How to Recover Data from Apple Fusion Drive

Hello friends! Apple Fusion drive is a logical (virtual) disk with a file system. In this article we will show you the process of data recovery from Apple Fusion Drive which is based on the building of these logical disk … Continue reading

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PC-3000 SSD. List of supported SSD drives (regularly updated) v2.6.5

When we are speaking about SSD recovery we should remember the following things: PC-3000 SSD works only with ATA-based SSD. That means that right now such models as Samsung 970 Pro / 970 EVO or Apple MacBook Pro Retina SSD’s … Continue reading

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PC-3000 Data Extractor. Apple FileVault Drive Encryption: Issues and Solutions

FileVault is a high-end disk encryption program used in Mac OS X 10.3 and later. Most of the Apple’s products that came out after 2003 use FileVault to provide users with a reliable tool to decrypt home folders and personal … Continue reading

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PC-3000 HDD. Seagate F3. How to Change the Model Name and S/N

Hello friends! Did you ever face the situation when you need to change the Model name and/or Serial number of Seagate F3 drives? It’s useful when different DVR systems, game consoles, etc.  do not accept the non-native drives because of … Continue reading

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