Seagate backup Plus Portable Hard Drive RAW File System Wants to Reformat

"Hello! My Seagate backup plus portable hard drive has RAW file system and wants to reformat when plugging it to my computer. Is there any way to make my Seagate backup plus portable HDD work normally?"

"I stored some terrifying movies to my Seagate backup plus external hard drive because I want to watch them with my friends on Halloween Eve, but my Seagate backup plus external HDD becomes inaccessible and reports not formatted error message. How to recover data from Seagate external hard drive without formatting RAW to NTFS?"

"Is it possible to open a RAW Seagate backup plus removable hard drive to read some important data? It says Seagate external is in RAW format needs to be formatted. What should I do to recover all previous inaccessible data?"

2015 Halloween is around the corner! Probably, you have prepared for a long time for the coming Halloween parties? You might make a horrific video clip to leave a deep impress on your friends, but you find you run into a serious situation that all important videos you prepared for the Halloween horror nights is inaccessible since the Seagate backup plus portable hard drive turns to RAW format and needs to reformat. Please do not feel frustrated, you can get back inaccessible data before Halloween nights!

Data Recovery from Seagate Backup Plus External HDD Which Has RAW

You need to employ a data recovery tool if you want to recover data from a RAW Seagate backup plus portable hard drive. iCare Data Recovery  is capable of recovering videos, music, photos and almost all other types of files from a Seagate backup plus external hard drive when it says RAW file system and asks to reformat. iCare Data Recovery is compatible with Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, etc for inaccessible data recovery. Now, please follow the guide below to recover data step by step:

download data recovery software

Step1. Download and install iCare Data Recovery on computer. Run the software and choose "Deep Scan Recovery" mode.

select recovery mode

Step2. Select the Seagate backup plus external hard drive and click "Next" button so that the software can scan to search lost data.

wait while scanning

Step3. You can preview photos and office files after scanning and then you can select all lost data to save it to another drive.

preview found photo

It is not an easy thing to fix the problem for Seagate backup plus portable hard drive when it changes to RAW file system and reports to reformat. However, as long as all important data has been restored successfully, I believe you will have a nice day on Halloween.

Convert RAW Seagate Backup Plus External HDD to NTFS

Seagate backup plus external hard drive is developed by Seagate Corporation. It is available in different capacity to meet different user’s demands for data storage or transferring.

==>> You can convert a Seagate backup plus external hard drive from RAW to NTFS to make it usable again, please go to this page if you have no clue what to do - Convert RAW to NTFS file system to fix error>>

CHKDSK Fix RAW Seagate Backup Plus Removable Hard Drive

When your Seagate backup plus removable hard drive changes to RAW file system, you can run CHKDSK for error fixing.

==>> This page will guide you to fix RAW Seagate backup plus USB hard drive when CHKDSK is not available for RAW drives - CHKDSK is not available for RAW external USB hard drive>>

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