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Recovering an AI File (corrupted)

Recovering an AI File (corrupted)

Recovering an AI File (corrupted)


I'm new to the forum but I have a question regarding recovering an AI file.  I had my files on an external which failed and as a result, many of my files were corrupted.  I used Recuva and reacquired the file which has a size comparable to what it should be.  I tried using Recovery Illustrator software, placing the file, opening with pdf/eps/InDesign/etc....nothing is working. I'm using CS5.  Below are the two files that I have been working on if it helps.  If either one works, especially the Presentation edit 13 one, I would be grateful beyond words.  I have a presentation due Monday and am starting from scratch to reproduce it.  

Again, I recovered these using Recuva which said they were in "poor condition."  I did get a rhino file with the 3d model to open using a Rescue3dmmodel command, so I know that these can probably be opened, with some information missing.




Any suggestions are greatly appreciated, thanks so much in advance.


RE: Recovering an AI File (corrupted)

Presentation_11_9_edit13.ai   -   this isn't an Ai file by the look of it.

largeperspective.ai   -   this one isn't recoverable from what I have tried, but is an Ai file.




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