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Recovery Cards

by cnqrtime / October 15, 2007 7:02 AM PDT

Hello,

What do you guys think of recovery cards? The main feature is:

Instant Recovery: In case of any non-physical destruction (including virus infect, hacker destroy, configuration change, faulty operation, vicious delete, freeze, format or re-partition, etc) happens to your PC, you only need to restart computer or press hotkey, then the OS, HD partitions and data can be restored within 3 seconds.

An example of a card would be:

<http://recoverystar.en.alibaba.com/offerdetail/200159590/Sell_Returnstar_Recovery_Card.html>

I have the following questions about recovery cards.

1)Are recovery cards useful?
2)Where are the sites that contain reviews for these? cnet doesn't seem to have reviews about these.
3)What are the sites/companies that test/certify these kinds of hardware?

Thanks!

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