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I working on Ubuntu 11.10 I have used GParted for formatting my pendrive (2 GB) but unfortunately I have lost the partition table for it. I unable create it using GParted . How do I create a new partition table?

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You need to be a little more specific. Why are you unable to create a new partition table with gparted? –  psusi Jan 9 '12 at 19:33

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You should be able to restore it with testdisk. Testdisk is in the Ubuntu repositories, install it with software center or apt-get

sudo apt-get install testdisk

Testdisk is a command line utility, there is a step-by-step guide (with pictures) here

http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk_Step_By_Step

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