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I lost most of my files stored at Rapidshare. How do I get them back?

Q: I lost most of my files stored at Rapidshare. How do I get them back?

Last night when I logged in to Rapidahare, I realised all or most of my files were gone, and there are some important files I need to retrive it, and I had already contacted Rapidshare about this, their reply was :

However, maybe you find the files in the Trash Folder in your account. If they
are deleted, there is no way to recover deleted files.

I'm sorry for the inconvenienc

can anyone tell me how to retrive the files and to find out the date the files were deleted? or also the ip address

help help

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A: I lost most of my files stored at Rapidshare. How do I get them back?

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Hello Tony

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A:Where are restore point files stored?

Quote: Originally Posted by HerrKaLeun

i want to exclude the restore point files from defragmentation (Defraggler has that option). Where are the restore points stored?
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BadCopy Pro

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A:Lost some Windows Components-Can't Get Them Back


Originally Posted by rhfarr

Version -XP Home Edition Version 2002 Service Pack 3

From Windows Components: ACCESSORIES and UTILITIES-I have lost the calculator, the games; FAX SERVICES and from NETWORK SERVICES-the Peer-to-Peer.

It tells me to insert my Windows XP Home Edition CD-ROM. Which I do...but then it tells me that it cannot copy the file "rvse.ch_." My disk does not look damaged...but it won't work nonetheless.

I run my anti-virus scan every other day...and it hasn't found any viruses.
I ran my anti-Trojan program yesterday and it removed 6 trojan horses.
I do anti-spyware scans along with the anti-virus.
I currently use Norton 360.

Thank you so much for any help you can give me.

Can anyone send me a copy of the items in the Folder "i386" that I can get these items re-installed and working properly again?

remove the 360......<---first step

copy the i386 folder over to the c drive
then try it local

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Originally Posted by Caruso77

at least from the front door.

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