How to Recover RAW File System When CHKDSK Reports RAW

Perform data recovery from the file system when CHKDSK reports as RAW by using RAW Partition Recovery Software. Free download and launcg the software on your system, and select the RAW drive. The software scans the RAW drive, and recovers all its data in few minutes. It then, displays the list of recovered files even before you activate its full license. So, get the free edition and try now!!!

A file system is one of the most crucial parts of any storage device which facilitates in saving and fetching files whenever required by the users. Without the presence of the file system, it is quite impossible to find out which file ends where and where does it start. It is the file system which awards specific information about the file and henceforth permits accessing files and folders with ease. If due to any reason, such a useful file system gets corrupted and chkdsk reports RAW, then the only possible way to make use of drive any further is to format it. However, the formatting of the drive would mean losing each of the files. Simply make use of this software to recover a RAW file system when the chkdsk reports RAW message. RAW Partition Recovery software scans the drive in a few seconds and presents each of the files and folders in the same way as it used to be. Windows 10 users can take the advantage of this software to get back data from bad hard disk on Windows 10 with utmost ease.

Generally, the error message like “The type of the file system is RAW. CHKDSK is not available for RAW drives.” occur due to abrupt system shutdown. Let’s assume one of the real-time scenarios. Assume that you have HP laptop which has some of the important project files. While working on this project files some kind of error happened and the system tuned off. After sometime when you turned on your system and tried to access the project files, an error message was reported.

The other reason for CHKDSK error is due to a virus attack. Usually, any of the viruses intrudes on Windows system, via any other storage device or internet. If the intruded virus or malware program is of very high intensity then it corrupts the entire file system of the drive. After this kind of instance, each of the files present on the drive gets unreachable. Users may stumble upon such kind of scenarios due to different other reasons such as an error while changing the file system, bad sectors, hard drive crash, and different others. Each of these issues can be easily resolved by use of the RAW Partition Recovery software, which easily recovers a RAW file system when the chkdsk reports RAW message is reported. For more details about these issues, click on this link:

There are few of the other messages or symptoms that mean the file system has become RAW such as:

  • You need to format the disk in the drive before you can use it. Do you want to format it?
  • This volume does not contain a recognized file system. Please make sure that all required file system drivers are loaded and that the volume is not corrupted
  • Disk Management is reporting that the partition is either without file system or it is RAW

RAW Partition Recovery software allows you to deal with all of the above-mentioned symptoms in a very comfortable way. Once scanning gets completed on the drive users can preview the files before actually storing them at any of the required memory storage devices. Before you recover RAW file system when chkdsk reports RAW, any of you can compress them so that it covers considerably a small memory space. This software can be easily applied to recover RAW file system when chkdsk reports RAW on different file systems such as NTFS, NTFS5 and ReFS. It can also be used to recover RAW partition in Windows 7, Windows 8, Vista and XP in an effortless way.

Step to recover files from a RAW Partition after Chkdsk:

Step 1: Download & install the application on your computer. Then, run this tool from the desktop icon and choose "Recover Drives" option from the main window.

Recover RAW File System when Chkdsk Reports RAW - Main Window

Fig 1: Main Window

Step 2: Next, select the RAW partition from the list and click "Next" to get back files from the RAW partition.

Recover RAW File System when Chkdsk Reports RAW - Select Partition

Fig 2: Select Partition

Step 3: Once the scanning operation will over, all images will be shown in a list where you can preview them before save.

Recover RAW File System when Chkdsk Reports RAW - Check Recovered Files / Folders

Fig 3: Check Recovered Files/Folders

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