1. NAME

ntfsinfo - dump a file's attributes

2. SYNOPSIS

ntfsinfo [options] device

3. DESCRIPTION

ntfsinfo will dump the attributes of inode inode-number or the file path-filename and/or information about the mft ( -m option). Run ntfsinfo without arguments for a full list of options.

4. OPTIONS

Below is a summary of all the options that

ntfsinfo accepts. Nearly all options have two equivalent names. The short name is preceded by

- and the long name is preceded by

R -- . Any single letter options, that don't take an argument, can be combined into a single command, e.g.

-fv is equivalent to

R Long named options can be abbreviated to any unique prefix of their name.

  • -F, --file FILE
        Show information about this file
  • -f, --force
        This will override some sensible defaults, such as not overwriting an existing file. Use this option with caution.
  • -h, --help
        Show a list of options with a brief description of each one.
  • -i, --inode NUM
        Show information about this inode.
  • -m, --mft
        Show information about the volume.
  • -q, --quiet
        Produce less output.
  • -t, --notime
        Do not display timestamps in the output.
  • -v, --verbose
        Increase the amount of output that

ntfsinfo prints.

  • -V, --version
        Show the version number, copyright and license.

5. BUGS

There are no known problems with

R ntfsinfo . If you find a bug please send an email describing the problem to the development team:

6. AUTHORS

ntfsinfo was written by Matthew J. Fanto, Anton Altaparmakov, Richard Russon, Szabolcs Szakacsits, Yuval Fledel, Yura Pakhuchiy and Cristian Klein.

7. AVAILABILITY

ntfsinfo is part of the

ntfsprogs package and is available from:
http://www.linux-ntfs.org/content/view/19/37

The manual pages are available online at:
http://man.linux-ntfs.org/

8. SEE ALSO

R ntfsprogs (8)