I need a free Linux application to recover some files on an NTFS partition.
Please suggest a good one.

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Testdisk Install testdisk

which includes Photorec can do this. See also this answer.


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Tool for recovering deleted data from a flash drive


If you want to recover files which have been deleted and not overwritten then go for ntfsundelete. This has helped me in the past to recover my accidentally deleted files.

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