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Initially Windows 8 had a workstation and server edition. The server edition became Windows Server 2012.
  
= Partition Recovery =
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== New Features ==
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The following new features were introduced in Windows 8:
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* [[Windows Shadow Volumes | File History]]
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* [[Windows Storage Spaces | Storage Spaces]]
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* [[Search Charm History]]
  
; [[Partition Table Doctor]]
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=== Windows 8.1 ===
: http://www.ptdd.com/index.htm
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; [[parted]]
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== File System ==
: The Linux partition management tool.
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The file system used by Windows 8 is primarily [[NTFS]].
  
; [[Active Partition Recovery]]
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The [[Resilient File System (ReFS)]] was initially available in the Windows 8 server edition but became part of Windows 2012 server edition.
: ...
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; [[gpart]]
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== Jump Lists ==
: http://www.stud.uni-hannover.de/user/76201/gpart/
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[[Jump Lists]] are Task Bar artifacts that were first introduced on Windows 7 and are also available on Windows 8.
  
; [[Testdisk]]
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== Prefetch ==
: http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/TestDisk
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The prefetch hash function is similar to [[Windows 2008]].
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== Registry ==
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The [[Windows_Registry|Windows Registry]] remains a core component of the Windows operating system.
  
 
== See Also ==
 
== See Also ==
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* [[Windows]]
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* [[Windows Vista]]
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* [[Windows 7]]
  
* [http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=166997 Using Norton Disk Edit to Backup Your Master Boot Record]
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== External Links ==
 
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Features_new_to_Windows_8 Features new to Windows 8], Wikipedia
== Notes ==
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* [http://computerforensics.champlain.edu/blog/windows-8-forensics Windows 8 Forensics - part 1]
 
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* [http://computerforensics.champlain.edu/blog/windows-8-forensics-part-2 Windows 8 Forensics - part 2]
* "fdisk /mbr" restores the boot code in the [[MBR]], but not the partition itself.
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* [http://computerforensics.champlain.edu/blog/windows-8-forensics-part-3 Windows 8 Forensics - part 3]
= Data Recovery =
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* [http://propellerheadforensics.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/thomson_windows-8-forensic-guide2.pdf Windows 8 Forensic Guide], by [[Amanda Thomson|Amanda C. F. Thomson]], 2012
 
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* [http://forensicfocus.com/Forums/viewtopic/t=9604/ Forensic Focus: Windows 8 Forensics - A First Look], [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhCooEz9FQs&feature=youtu.be Presentation], [http://www.forensicfocus.com/downloads/windows-8-forensics-josh-brunty.pdf Slides], by [[Josh Brunty]], August 2012
; [[BringBack]]
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* [http://dfstream.blogspot.ch/2013/03/windows-8-tracking-opened-photos.html Windows 8: Tracking Opened Photos], by [[Jason Hale]], March 8, 2013
: http://www.toolsthatwork.com/
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* [http://dfstream.blogspot.com/2013/09/windows-8-and-81-search-charm-history.html indows 8 and 8.1: Search Charm History], by [[Jason Hale]], September 9, 2013
: BringBack offers easy to use, inexpensive, and highly successful data recovery for Windows and Linux (ext2) operating systems and digital images stored on memory cards, etc.
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; [[ByteBack Data Recovery Investigative Suite v4.0]]
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: http://www.toolsthatwork.com
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: Now with UDMA, ATA & SATA support, memory management and greater ease and control of partition and MBR manipulations, ByteBack continues to uphold it's viability as the computer forensics and recovery application of professionals.
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; [[RAID Reconstructor]]
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: http://www.runtime.org/raid.htm
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: Runtime Software's RAID Reconstructor will reconstruct [[RAID Level 0]] (Striping) and [[RAID Level 5]] drives.
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; [[Salvation Data]]
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: http://www.salvationdata.com
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: Claims to have a program that can read the "[[bad blocks]]" of [[Maxtor]] drives with proprietary commands.
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=Carving=
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; [[DataLifter DataLifter® - File Extractor Pro]]
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: http://www.datalifter.com/products.htm
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; Foremost
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: http://foremost.sourceforge.net/
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Foremost is a console program to recover files based on their headers, footers, and internal data structures.
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; [[Scalpel]]
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: http://www.digitalforensicssolutions.com/Scalpel/
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Scalpel is a fast file carver that reads a database of header and footer definitions and extracts matching files from a set of image files or raw device files. Scalpel is filesystem-independent and will carve files from FATx, NTFS, ext2/3, or raw partitions.
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; [[EnCase]]
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: EnCase comes with some eScripts that will do carving.
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; CarvFs
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A virtual filesystem (fuse) implementation that can provide carving tools
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with the posibility to do recursive multi tool zero-storage carving
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(also called in-place carving). Patches and scripts for scalpel and
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foremost are provided. Works on raw and encase images.
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: http://ocfa.sourceforge.net/libcarvpath/
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; LibCarvPath
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: http://ocfa.sourceforge.net/libcarvpath/
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A shared library that allows carving tools to use zero-storage carving on
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carvfs virtual files.
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; PhotoRec
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: http://www.cgsecurity.org/wiki/PhotoRec
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PhotoRec is file data recovery software designed to recover lost files including video, documents and archives from Hard Disks and CDRom and lost pictures (thus, its 'Photo Recovery' name) from digital camera memory.
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; RevIt
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[[Category:Operating systems]]
: https://www.uitwisselplatform.nl/projects/revit
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RevIt (Revive It) is an experimental carving tool, initially developed for the DFRWS 2006 carving challenge.
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It uses a [[File structure based carving]] approach. Note that RevIt currently is a work in progress.
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Revision as of 13:15, 20 October 2013

Initially Windows 8 had a workstation and server edition. The server edition became Windows Server 2012.

New Features

The following new features were introduced in Windows 8:

Windows 8.1

File System

The file system used by Windows 8 is primarily NTFS.

The Resilient File System (ReFS) was initially available in the Windows 8 server edition but became part of Windows 2012 server edition.

Jump Lists

Jump Lists are Task Bar artifacts that were first introduced on Windows 7 and are also available on Windows 8.

Prefetch

The prefetch hash function is similar to Windows 2008.

Registry

The Windows Registry remains a core component of the Windows operating system.

See Also

External Links