Hack and / - When Disaster Strikes: Restoring a Master Boot Record

The Master Boot Record is an amazing little section of disk that you almost never notice—until it's gone. When that happens, read below to find out how to bring it back.
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Kyle Rankin is a director of engineering operations in the San Francisco Bay Area, the author of a number of books including DevOps Troubleshooting and The Official Ubuntu Server Book, and is a columnist for Linux Journal.

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THANKS KYLE!!!!

linuxgeek96's picture

THANK U SO MUCH I JUST REINSTALLED WINDOZE @ WORK AND IT WROTE OVER OUR 1.5TB BACKUP BUT THIS GOT IT ALL BACK!!!

Awesome

Dan Burkland's picture

These are the types of articles I like reading as they always benefit me somehow in the future. Keep up the good work guys!

Good Reference Article

Jay Reeder's picture

Great article. I was trying to learn about grub and gparted and MBR recovery and multibooting. I printed out many articles, from the internet, said that grub could be reinstalled, but they did not say what to do if the MBR is actually corrupted. I then remembered Kyles column in my hardcopy mag. Kyles column clearly addresses this. Again, good reference article. Thanks.

amazing article

Linux mania kareem A.k's picture

very important article

i formated my drive before cause i donot know how to restore the patation table and the file system of the partation

thank you