How to recover files from raw external hard drive

Summary

External hard drive/USB pen drive becomes raw drive how to recover the files? Here we will show you how to recover the files on the drive and repair the raw drive for you.

Recover files from raw external hard drive

If you need the data on the raw external hard drive, you can recover them easily. I have to say, all the solutions called “use CMD to recover data” are useless, but you do can recover the raw drive file system with CMD command prompt. If you do want to recover data, try a data recovery program to recover data, try a data recovery program.

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Step2: Enter “Deep Scan Recovery” or “Raw drive recovery” module, select your raw drive to scan.

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Step3: Select needed data to recover. Save to another drive. DO NOT save them to the original external hard drive, it could rewrite the disk.

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After this, you can run CMD command prompt to fix the raw external hard drive.

Recover raw external hard drive with cmd

Step1: Run CMD.

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Step2: Type“format l: /fs:ntfs”(l is the drive letter of your raw hard drive)

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Attention:

1.CMD Command prompt will format your data on the device, please recover the data first.

2.If you have formatted your external hard drive already, you can also try iCare Data Recovery to recover your formatted data from the external disk.

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