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authorChristophe Grenier <>2010-09-11 17:58:22 +0200
committerChristophe Grenier <>2010-09-11 17:58:22 +0200
commit4f2a1e433bdea48f9f3a495c49f6d2736424178c (patch)
tree265f2d24f14679fed917219d5539c89cf851fb58 /win
parenta7f7534d6587ba4a867f43d536be35deaf55b368 (diff)
Fix for x86_64-pc-mingw32
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1 files changed, 5 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/win/readme.txt b/win/readme.txt
index 09dd2a3..066dd84 100644
--- a/win/readme.txt
+++ b/win/readme.txt
@@ -6,12 +6,16 @@ The Windows version of TestDisk & PhotoRec should work under
- Windows Vista
- Windows Server 2008
- Windows 7
+On Windows 64-bit, WoW64 (Windows 32-bit On Windows 64-bit) is required to run
+these 32-bit executables.
+For Windows 64-bit without WoW64, use the Windows 64-bit version of TestDisk
+& PhotoRec.
If you are using an older version of Windows, run the DOS version of TestDisk.
You can download it from
TestDisk doesn't need to be installed, you only need to
-- extract the directory "win" and its subdirectory "win\c"
+- extract the files
- run testdisk_win.exe or photorec_win.exe
TestDisk & PhotoRec documentation can be found online: