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Hi I am a linux newb. windows xp on my laptop crashed and i wanted to retreive my data from hard drive. Discovered Knoppix and just booted it. hda1 and ...
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    Knoppix and files in hard drive


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    I am a linux newb. windows xp on my laptop crashed and i wanted to retreive my data from hard drive. Discovered Knoppix and just booted it. hda1 and hda2 have been detected. hda2 has all files on c drive but hda1 is empty and i cant find any files i need!!! help!!! plus i plan to transfer the files into an external hard drive. how do i access the external drive?? apologies if these are silly ques....
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    plug in External Hard disk and boot up from Knoppix.
    Knoppix will recognize External Disk as hdb.






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