What is RAW drive or RAW file system? How to recover files?
RAW file system is not a common file system made by any operating system. We know FAT, NTFS in Windows OS and EXT2, 3 in Linux OS. What is "RAW file system"on earth? The truth is it is a system error that has come to your PC. And there are a list of similar problems related with this RAW problem.
- convert is not available for raw drives
- chkdsk is not available for raw drives
- disk is not formatted, do you want to format it now?
- type file system raw chkdsk not available raw drives
- Chkdsk reports RAW
- Invalid media type reading drive. Abort, Retry, Fail?
- File names contain "weird" characters, "Sector not found" messages.
- Disk space is 0 bytes.
And you may see the following erros:
iCare Data Recovery Software is able to restore files from a not accessable raw disk or file system shows RAW or even a reformatted disk. What's more, it is also the solution that your disk reports has not formatted and wants you to format it and it cannot be reformatted and solution when your disk reports chkdsk is not available for raw drives...
Steps to restore files with iCare Data Recovery Software
Step one: Download the program
Step two: Run the program, select "Deep Scan Recovery"
Step three: Select a partition that you want to restore files and run "recover"
And it will start free file searching and disk scanning.
Step four: Select the file that you want to restore in the file list to be recovery.
Step five: preview image by clicking "File Privew" on the right menu.
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