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Data expert, tech lover, privacy protector. I started using computers and the internet early 1994.
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And I can not imagine how I would ever be able to communicate with my friends and family without these products.
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It is great to be able to share through the internet. But (semi) public sharing has its downsides too.
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The [[Windows]] Logical Disk Manager, is commonly abbreviated to LDM.
I like to read about and work on keeping the protection of private information something individuals can control themselves.
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But sometimes it is good that there are forensic tools available. Just as long these tools are used properly. I hope people are aware of the possibilities to protect their privacy, and protectors of the public domain are aware of the forensic tools available, and use them properly.
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== On-disk structures ==
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According to [http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc737048.aspx TECHNET]: The location of the database is determined by the partition style of the disk.
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* On MBR disks, the database is contained in the last 1 megabyte (MB) of the disk.
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* On GPT disks, the database is contained in a 1-MB reserved (hidden) partition known as the Logical Disk Manager (LDM) Metadata partition.
  
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== Also see ==
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* [[:Category:File Systems|File Systems]]
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== External Links ==
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* [http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc757696.aspx Dynamic disks and volumes], by Microsoft, January 2005
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* [http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc737048.aspx What Are Dynamic Disks and Volumes?], by Microsoft, March 2003
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[[Category:Volume Systems]]

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The Windows Logical Disk Manager, is commonly abbreviated to LDM.

On-disk structures

According to TECHNET: The location of the database is determined by the partition style of the disk.

  • On MBR disks, the database is contained in the last 1 megabyte (MB) of the disk.
  • On GPT disks, the database is contained in a 1-MB reserved (hidden) partition known as the Logical Disk Manager (LDM) Metadata partition.

Also see

External Links