Re: Recovery of Contacts

Jim Shorney

Just to be clear, you are looking at LogData.mdb from the OLD hard drive? Is is a Microsoft database file, you won't be able to open it with anything but ACLog or MS Access (or compatible). Unless Windows or your old HDD totally blew chunks (not unheard of) it should still be there and intact.



On Fri, 9 Oct 2020 20:44:48 -0400
"Larry Queipo" <> wrote:

Hi Scott,

Thanks for the quick reply. I found the mdb file, but there's nothing in
it. Can I assume that I've lost my contacts?

Larry Queipo

On Fri, Oct 9, 2020 at 5:13 PM Scott Davis via <SNKDavis=> wrote:

Hi Larry,

Thanks for your e-mail. Unless you clicked Save As and gave the file a
new name, you are looking for LogData.mdb. It will reside in a path
something like:

C:\Users\YourWindowsUserProfile\My Documents\Affirmatech\N3FJP Software\


73, Scott
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-----Original Message-----
From: Larry Queipo <>
Sent: Fri, Oct 9, 2020 4:51 pm
Subject: [N3FJPSoftwareUsers] Recovery of Contacts

My computer recently crashed. Stupidly, I didn't build an external backup
file. However, I do have access to the hard drive from the old computer.
I have downloaded the logger file, but I don't know how to recover my
contacts from the old hard drive to put them back into the logger. What
file am I looking for to recover my contacts?

Larry Queipo

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