Free download RAW drive data recovery software full version

Posted by Katrina to Data Recovery Tips on November 7th, 2017

A drive is used for saving and storing data on the computer, such as daily-used pictures, videos, working documents, or emails, which makes people's life more convenient. But when the hard drive becomes RAW, you cannot access the files in it without formatting, however, formatting hard drive would cause data loss problems. This might make you stuck in a plight.

How to free download RAW drive data recovery software full version?

As a professional and free RAW drive data recovery software, iBoysoft Data Recovery performs very well to RAW partition data recovery, RAW hard drive data recovery, RAW external HDD data recovery, RAW USB flash drive data recovery, etc.

Here is a legal way to free download this RAW drive data recovery software full version:

Besides, iBoysoft Data Recovery for Windows can recover deleted/lost files even emptied from Recycle Bin, what's more, recover lost data from formatted drive, recover lost data from inaccessible drive, recover lost data from corrupted drive, recover lost data from unrecognized drive and recover lost data from deleted/lost partition, etc. in Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP and Windows Server 2019/2016/2012/2008/2003.

Simple 4 steps to recover lost data from RAW drive

Step 1: Free download RAW drive data recovery software: iBoysoft Data Recovery and install.

Step 2: Launch iBoysoft Data Recovery.

Free RAW drive data recovery software full version

Step 3: Select the RAW drive and click "Next". iBoysoft Data Recovery will scan all lost files.

Step 4: Select needed files and specify another drive to restore them, then click "Recover".

Finally, make sure that all your needed files have been restored.

Symptoms of RAW drive

When you are having the following problems and error messages in your Windows computer or hard drive, it means that you are having RAW drive issue.

"The drive is not formatted. Do you want to format it now?"

"The volume does not contain a recognized file system" when try to open it.

File system showing as "RAW", "unknown" when checking in Disk Management.

"CHKDSK cannot be run on the drive. The type of file system is RAW. CHKDSK are not available for RAW drives." when running CHKDSK.

About RAW drive

RAW drive means RAW file system on a hard drive, which refers to a hard drive has not been formatted with the file system that operating system cannot recognize this unknown file system. As the rule of disk management, file system is an indispensable guide for data saving and visiting. Therefore, an unrecognized file system will cause data chaos and the needed file cannot be found.

Possible causes of RAW drive

RAW drive error often results from file system damage, bad sectors, virus attack, unsafe ejection, sudden shutdown or other inappropriate operation, etc. On a whole, we can reduce reasons to two parts: file system error and physical damage.

Do you think format is the only choice you can make? Not at all, the fact is that if you format the RAW hard drive, you will lose all your data in that drive. The best way to solve it is to download free data recovery software full version to recover lost data from RAW drive before you reformat the external hard drive on your PC.

Why can data recovery software recover lost data from RAW drive?

When your drive becomes RAW, the operation system just can't recognize its file system. Hence, until Windows actually writes new data over the sector, files in the drive can be easily recovered by data recovery software, which will sequentially read all sectors on the drive using file signature search algorithm from the file header to footer.

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