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OS 10.4 - how to reccup files?


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So I just transfered a file called 'school' from my external HD to my macbook pro to my 'documents folder' - in which i already had another folder called 'school'. It prompted me wheter i wanted to overwrite this folder and i clicked yes - assuming all files already in the folder would remain intact.

i go look inside the folder once the transfer is done and i lost all previous files in the folder. what?!

does anybody know if there is any way to reccup the files? given that i didnt make a back up before transfering these files...

please someone out there, help me!!! all my school work for the semester is lost if i have no way to reccup the files...
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Unfortunately, when you chose to overwrite the folder that is exactly what happened. It is gone now, overwritten by the data that you moved and replaced it with.

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