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Use Ubuntu Live CD to Backup Files from Your Dead Windows Computer

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  • Started 3 years ago by hadimaleki
  • Latest reply from Ruja
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Posted yesterday 
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use Ubuntu live cd to back up....
According to the above article, when i wanted to open the WIN7 drive, i got a message " Unable to mount , Time out was reached"
Please let me help because i have got a different one!

Posted 3 years ago
Posts: 230

Try backing up your files with this:

You can use any Windows Vista or Windows 7 install DVD or recovery disk.

Also, it could be interesting to check the state of your drive. From the Ubuntu Live CD follow these instructions:

But if the method above does not work tell us and we will think of other solutions.

Posted 3 years ago

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