I Deleted a folder whilst using an ubuntu live cd, but it has not been permanently deleted and I can't find the deleted file. I'm not sure if this further complicates things, but the deleted folder ...
a friends HDD is having some major issues and i am trying to recover data. Windows will blue screen due to the hdd failure, even using another PC with windows installed the diskmanagement tool hangs ...
Can you run foremost without a LiveCD or LiveUSB? Because from what I have read (the Data Recovery page of Ubuntu), it says that you need one.