Ubuntu: Recover Encrypted Partition

Utility ecryptfs-recover-private, may help you re-access your encrypted data automatically, in a few seconds. You may just execute following in terminal, enter your password, and press <enter>. Note: If your encrypted partition is in a flashdrive or external harddrive, it will be good if you connect it to your machine in advance.

sudo ecryptfs-recover-private

As soon as you press <enter>, the utility will start searching for encrypted drives which can be restored. Select the drive you like to recover when asked as shown in following example:

Screenshot from 2014-04-27 16:49:32

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