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Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by girlangler, Oct 26, 2004.

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  1. girlangler

    girlangler Thread Starter

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    I posted a similiar ? in another forum because I dont know how to move it here..
    I found a HDD and have hooked it up as a slave (cuz I am nosey) and I want to see what is in it.
    But I seemed to have run into a little bump in the road...
    well I am running xp pro and the hdd has 98 I think. In the other forum I was told tat they should be compatible as far as viewing but I can only see very few jpegs of thier taste in porn :D and I cannot open or read any of the text files some folders I cannot even open. I get syntax is incorrect or file has been corrupted or network not available :( errors.
    They had a zip drive also in the tower and almost all the files have weird names with shapes, punctuations, #'s and letters like encryption or something.
    does anyone have any tips or do you think like I am getting closer to thinking ,that they corrupted the disk on purpose.
    I almost hope they did cuz its not a good Idea to throw your working hdd away with all your info on it.. :D
    especiallly with nosey people like me out there felt like christmas when I seen the HDD still in it . I still had my pc open from the last slave I did on a hdd to see what was on it anyways.
     
  2. telecom69

    telecom69 Gone but never forgotten

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    Naughty,naughty, :eek: don't think you are going to get much joy out of that by the sound of it,trouble is, its wet your appetite by now I suppose :D but it really sounds too corrupted to be bothering about,thats probably why it was thrown away,better luck next time,Happy fishing ..... (y)
     
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    eddie5659 Moderator Malware Specialist

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