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Can you view previously copied data?

  1. #11

    Yellow Belly
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    Windows 8.1 with Bing x64

    Quote Originally Posted by caperjack View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by stringjunky View Post
    The other way you could try is to view the Last Access Date and Time for files you are concerned about. This facility could be disabled by default though.

    You can open to the root just by double-clicking on the C: drive icon in File Explorer
    that I think would only work if the person opened the files before they copied them to the external device .

    to the best of my computer knowledge there is no way of knowing what folders or files the person may have copied to the external device
    The only way I can think of - it's too late here though - is to install a keylogger to capture future attempts.

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  2. #12

    Central IL
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    Linux Mint 17.2

    The Linux Sleuth Kit may tell you.
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  3. #13

    Central IL
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    Linux Mint 17.2

    Quote Originally Posted by mike6623 View Post
    Thanks, but the info wasn't deleted, it was copied. I am just attempting to find a log that says on this date this folder was copied to this drive. Is it not that in depth, or does it do that as well? Thanks again!
    If this is a Domain, the AD logs would tell you if a share was accessed, by what username & the time it was accessed.
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