Last updated on 6/16/2017
How to fix the volume does not contain a recognized file system raw error without data loss on external hard drive/usb flash drive/sd/cf memory card when Windows 7/8/10 reports: "You need to format the disk before you can use, do you want to format it now" and also says: "drive is not accessible, the volume does not contain a recognized file system. Pleas make sure that all required file system drivers are loaded and that the volume is not corrupted", while you are trying to access/use HD/USB/memory card files? Do not want to or already format external drive/pen drive/cf memory card not containing recognized file system? How to recover data from inaccessible external HDD/usb drive/sd card with unrecognized/unsupported file system error?
Answer: Such external drive/usb stick/memory card volume not contain recognized file system error often indicates that your usb hd/hdd/flash drive/sd/cf memory card is in raw file system and needs to be formatted before any use and access.
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File Recovery When the Volume Does Not Contain a Recognized File System in Windows 7/8/10
When external hard drive/thumb drive/sd/micro sd memory card needs to be formatted/reformatted and says/reports the volume does not contain recognized file system, it often means your selected hard drive/memory card/usb flashd drive becomes raw and you are supposed to format raw format/unsupported file system hard drive/usb/sd to restore its common use. And in case of data loss, also rely on iCare Data Recovery Pro free edition to recover data from raw hard drive/memory card before any formatting/converting.
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But, if you do have done a file system formatting/converting there, also recover data from formatted hard drive/memory card.
External HD/USB Flash Drive/SD Memory Card Not Contain Recognized File System Fix
When you receive the Windows volume not contain recognized file system error message, the top priority thing for you is to recover raw usb hard drive/pen drive/memory card files. And then, format external hd/usb/sd memory card to fix such does unrecognized file system error issues.
Of course, in case that this drive/sd memory card really contains unrecognized file system and corrupted, also run chkdsk/hard disk diagnostic software to check and fix the original drive/memory card.
==>You may also want to know more about chkdsk: What is chkdsk
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The Volume Does Not Contain a Recognized File System Fixboot/Bootrec
Windows says bootmgr is missing, please press ctrl alt delete to restart while you are trying to boot up your computer? While trying to fix it with command prompt, it also says the volume does not contain a recognized file system? OK! It sounds like that the bootmagr of your bootable hard drive has been deleted, missing or corrupted somehow. Try to plunge it to another computer, check and fix it there by following professional guidance searched online.
==>Also do not forget to recover deleted hard drive data at first in case of permanent file loss troubles.