Tagged: file system


How To Recover Data with ddrescue Command?

ddrescue is a GNU provided data recovery tool.It can copy and recover file, directory or whole hard drive. The best part of the ddrescue is it can prevent or solve read errors. Install For Ubuntu, Debian, Kali and Mint We can install ddrescue tool for deb based distributions like below....


What is Chkdsk /R Command with Examples?

Chkdsk command is used to detect and fix disk and file system related errors if posible.chkdsk provides some little options where we have all ready examined them in the following tutorials. Windows Chkdsk Utility Tutorial with Examples To Fix File System Errors How To Use Chkdsk /F Command? We will look...


How To Use Chkdsk /F Command?

Check Disk tools is used to check integrity , health of disk or hard disk. Check disk supports variety of file systems those mainly used in Windows operating systems like FAT16, FAT32, NTFS. We have all ready examined the checkdsk options in the following tutorial. Windows Chkdsk Utility Tutorial with Examples...


Windows Chkdsk Utility Tutorial with Examples To Fix File System Errors

Check Disk or chkdsk command is used to detect FAT16, FAT32, NTFS file system related errors and fix them. Chkdsk can not recover corrupted files which is hard situation. Chkdsk can be run from command line or from GUI but the command line use is the most practical way. Syntax...


How To Compress Files and Folders In File System Level With Compact Command In Windows NTFS?

Windows modern file system NTFS provides some compression mechanisms to gain more space in disks and partitions. This compression operation is done mainly with compact command. This command do not directly compress the files as we stated in the start compression operation is done by NTFS file system in the file...


Linux stat Command Tutorial With Examples

Linux stat command used to display files and file system information like permission, size etc. In this tutorial we will look various usage examples. Show File Information All information about a file can be get without providing any parameter. We will only provide the file name.

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Linux fsck Command Tutorial With Examples

Linux have a lot of utilities to manage, diagnose, check and correct different type of file  systems. these utilities provide a lot of features especially Linux native filesystems like ext2,ext3,ext4 etc. One of the most popular tool is fsck tool. In this tutorial we will look general usage of fsck Syntax...


Creating File Systems In Linux With mkfs

File systems are main component of operating systems. File systems provide required infrastructure for holding data permanently operating system level. Linux supports diverse type of file systems. We will look how to create major file systems on partitions. Standard tool for Linux to create operating system is mkfs. Create Ext4...

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