This is a tool that will help recover MS project data files.
Microsoft Project Recovery Free is a simple utility for recovering damaged and corrupted Microsoft Project files. Project is used by hundreds of thousands of businesses and professionals around the world. Data can get corrupt for a variety of reasons. The loss of Project information files can result from numerous circumstances including user error, carelessness, power failure, technological malfunction and security breaches. According to Murphy’s laws such corruption can only occur at the most inconvenient times. While good back up practices can save you most often, there will still be occasions when such corruption will cause a lot of trouble. The time and effort wasted in recovering could be significant unless you have tools like this one handy. The interface of this recovery tool is in the form of an easy-to-use wizard that offers step-by-step instructions. A user has only to follow these and the software application will recover the lost data for you.
Microsoft Project Recovery Free can perform a deep scan of a broken file and repair it. The interface wizard guides you through simple steps that start with selecting the corrupt file. The application then does the initial analysis and scan of the file. You then get a report intimating you its findings. It will show the located tasks in a table. A table containing durations, task names, start and end dates, number of previous tasks, and names of resources assigned to the tasks is created when analysis is done. The user then can browse the table and command a recovery when recovered data will be saved in file specified. The best part of the deal is that the tool is free. In severe cases of corruption, the developers offer a recovery service.