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Date Added:
April 29, 2013
Operating Systems:
Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/7
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Editors' Note: To run: Download the ISO file, write it to a CDROM, and boot it.

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  • 5 stars

    "system rescue cd has saved me so many times"

    February 01, 2013   |   By map7

    Version: SystemRescueCd 3.3


    Resizing partitions
    Lost passwords
    Data recovery
    Reinstalling Grub (boot loaders)
    Fix up hard drives
    Backup (fsarchiver)
    Virus scan
    boots fast, to the terminal
    works on every machine I throw at it.
    Install onto a USB stick


    Can not think of any.


    The best rescue distro I've used and I've been using for a good 5 years now.

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  • 1 stars

    "Very, large file that doesn't live up to it's claims."

    December 09, 2011   |   By gtwyuser

    Version: SystemRescueCd 2.4


    I'm afraid I have absolutely nothing positive to say about this so called rescue CD.


    Extremely large even if it did do what it says it will do. I had many problems downloading file. I could not do it wireless period. Excellent signal, modern, fast equipment, it still glitched out every time. Hardwired had problems too-but of course only after 200+ mb into download. Finally got it by dedicating it, apparently it wanted my computer all to itself. I tried it on an old compac with a corrupted mbr, an easy fix without even needing a rescue disk. It didn't work! It wouldn't boot the computer. Some simple rescue programs that come with sys. utilities can do simple rescues. I got rid of it, then bound and determined, I tried it again--same, didn't work.


    I wasted a lot of time and a couple of blank disks and got nothing but some hair pulling frustration. Don't bother with this gigantic file.

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