Have you ever met some problem when use the Seagate external hard disk or other brands of portable hard drive? For example, the Seagate external hard disk turns to raw file system? It is terrible that the external hard disk get into raw error. We can not use it until format it. What’s more, we can not access files saved on it either format the external hard disk or not format it. it is one kind of data loss situations we may encounter in daily life.
Is there any way to view information originally on the external hard disk when it is raw file system? Actually, we can access them as long as we can recover them from the raw external hard disk. How can we restore needed information from the raw portable hard disk?
How to recover information from the raw Seagate external hard disk
In order to get what we need from the raw external hard disk, we can try data recovery software. Here are the steps as follows:
Step1. Download and install data recovery software on the computer.
Step2. Plug the raw external hard disk into the same computer.
Step3. Open the data restoration tool and then choose recovery model and aim disk to scan.
Step4. Preview the contents in the list after the scan and pick up the files which can be previewed successfully to recover.
Step5. Select one of the computer hard disks as the location to save files to be recovered.
The reasons of external hard disk turn to raw are various. It may because of the virus infection, bad sectors, or others. We should be careful when use it in order to the external hard disk become raw file system and need to be formatted before we can use it though we have known that we can ask data recovery software for help at that time.
Memory card turns to RAW file system and reports not formatted? When you meet the similar problem on your memory card, you can recover files from RAW card by using the data recovery software and then format memory card to convert RAW to FAT32. You can use the software to recover pictures off SD card, microSD card, CF card, XD card and more.
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