Ddrescue-GUI - command-line utility for data recovery from damaged media (hard drive partitions, USB Flash, CD/DVD, etc...) with a simple syntax and is designed to operate in automatic mode. DDRescue-GUI is a GUI that was designed to make it easier to use GNU ddrescue
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Before starting the recovery, DDRescue-GUI you can set parameters of the process (choose one of the preset or custom) for a more effective recovery it is recommended to use "log-file", that would be if you restore the data and if recovery was aborted, only read the necessary blocks and process took place with minimal re-up.
DDRescue-GUI displays detailed information about the parameters of the carrier information and the recovery process, to examine the "log file" you can use the utility ddrescueview.
Installation latest version into Linux Mint:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:hamishmb/myppa sudo apt update sudo apt install ddrescue-gui