[oclug] Data Recovery Service
garth at fios-software.ca
Fri Jun 20 21:38:33 EDT 2008
The only other reply I have received is on list for Tunstall & Tunstall
So if you have heard something different then I too would like to hear it.
Jacques B. wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 5:55 PM, Garth Boyd <garth at fios-software.ca> wrote:
>> Thanks for the very kind offer but its:
>> - not my disk. It belongs to an acquaintance and would rather not get
>> involved with the data, or risk.
>> - Its got vista (eeeewwwww!!!!)
>> - then there is the time factor. If it was mine I would spend the time but
>> right now I have family considerations at the moment to spend on someone
>> else's drive.
>> Again, thanks for the kind offer.
> You're welcome. I understand. I remember a co-worker of mine getting
> high speed at home and was going to pay the cable company for the
> install. I told him don't bother, I'd do it figuring it would be a
> five minute favour. Well his computer was running at a snail's pace
> (over 5 minutes just to boot) because of P2P software that littered it
> with adware/spyware. I ended up doing a complete re-install of the PC
> after backing up whatever data was important and then getting their
> Internet working. A 5 minute favour turned into a 3-4 hour favour.
> Someone replied to me offlist about a company in Nepean I believe that
> did a 20gb recovery job (copying data to a DVD) for $60. That's more
> than reasonable for a home data recovery scenario. Perhaps they've
> already passed on that info to you off list.
> Jacques B.
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