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Can I get my photo back?

by dug14 / April 20, 2007 9:21 AM PDT

I just uploaded my photos, and was going through editing some of them and I cropped a picture just to see what it'd look like, and I accidently saved over the whole file. Is there a way that I can retrieve it?! I've looked at restoring, but the only point I can restore from is about a week earlier when the photo wasn't on my computer. Any help?!

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No if the only copy you have is on your computer.
by ChuckT / April 20, 2007 9:37 AM PDT

If you overwrite a file, you have changed the file contents, there is no backup data kept within the file itself.

BUT!! If this is a photo, and you did say it was, then where is the original? Where is your camera or the card that the photo was on before you put it on your computer?

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by dug14 / April 20, 2007 9:40 AM PDT

Well, that's what I was scared of...And I checked my camera, and I found out that I accidently must've hit cut instead of copy

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