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Mike Cobb: Digging for Data
By James Florence, Diamond Certified Reporter
When asked how he got into the computer service industry, Mike Cobb says it all began with a high school job working for his father. “My dad ran a driving school when I was growing up. He also loved computers and started using them for data entry and marketing when it was still pretty cutting-edge. My first interactions with computers were doing data entry for his business and creating labels for mailed marketing materials.” It was while working for his father that Mike had his first data recovery experience. “During Christmas break one year, I was working on a report for my dad,” he recounts…Continued at www.dccert.org/mikecobb
Mike’s Expert Tip: Advice for Data Recovery
Data recovery is best left to the professionals, so avoid home methods like using diagnostic software or turning your computer off and on. Likewise, resist the temptation to attempt recovery tips you read online or are recommended by friends, as these can actually make the situation worse.
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