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Windows 7: External Hard drive has changed to RAW file system

30 Oct 2014   #11
gd5583

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
Try this Advanced NTFS Boot and MFT Repair - CGSecurity
$MFT and $MFTMIRR and ntfs boot sector are correct?
Thanks

Tried that and it comes up as follows:




Attached Images
External Hard drive has changed to RAW file system-testdisk1.png 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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31 Oct 2014   #12
Kaktussoft

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

In elevated command prompt:
Code:
diskpart
list disk
-----is it still disk5 we're talking about? Use the number of the RAW disk
select  disk 5
list part
exit
Post results.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 Oct 2014   #13
Kaktussoft

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gd5583 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
Try this Advanced NTFS Boot and MFT Repair - CGSecurity
$MFT and $MFTMIRR and ntfs boot sector are correct?
Thanks

Tried that and it comes up as follows:
Can't you select J there?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

31 Oct 2014   #14
jumanji

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

Hi gd5583,

I have doubts whether you did it right.

For running boot sector repair and MFT Repair you should adopt the following procedure.
1st Screen: select "No log" [ENTER]
2nd screen: Should show all your drives with correct capacity. Does it???? Post a screenshot.
This is my 750GB external drive.

External Hard drive has changed to RAW file system-31-10-2014-20-00-42.jpg

If it shows your external drive with correct capacity, then select it [ENTER]

3rd Screen: Select [Intel] - Intel/PC partition [ENTER]
4th Screen: Select [Advanced] - File System Utilities [ENTER]

5th Screen: Post a screenshot. The general procedure is that [BOOT] will already be selected, press Enter.

6th screen:IF Boot Sector, and backup boot sector OK you should select [MFT Repair] [ENTER]
IF NOT [Rebuild BS]


My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 Oct 2014   #15
gd5583

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jumanji View Post
Hi gd5583,

I have doubts whether you did it right.

For running boot sector repair and MFT Repair you should adopt the following procedure.
1st Screen: select "No log" [ENTER]
2nd screen: Should show all your drives with correct capacity. Does it???? Post a screenshot.
This is my 750GB external drive.

Attachment 338873

If it shows your external drive with correct capacity, then select it [ENTER]

3rd Screen: Select [Intel] - Intel/PC partition [ENTER]
4th Screen: Select [Advanced] - File System Utilities [ENTER]

5th Screen: Post a screenshot. The general procedure is that [BOOT] will already be selected, press Enter.

6th screen:IF Boot Sector, and backup boot sector OK you should select [MFT Repair] [ENTER]
IF NOT [Rebuild BS]
My 2nd screen shows 1st screen shot (my disk is drive J - 2000GB = 2TB
My 5th screen shows 2nd screen shot


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External Hard drive has changed to RAW file system-chkdsk1..png External Hard drive has changed to RAW file system-testdisk1.png 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 Oct 2014   #16
gd5583

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
In elevated command prompt:
Code:
diskpart
list disk
-----is it still disk5 we're talking about? Use the number of the RAW disk
select  disk 5
list part
exit
Post results.
Results of above:


Attached Images
External Hard drive has changed to RAW file system-diskpart.png 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 Oct 2014   #17
Kaktussoft

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Code:
diskpart
select  disk  5
select  part 1
detail part
select vol  J
detail vol
As you can see... disk 5 has a partition!

Post output
My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 Oct 2014   #18
gd5583

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Kaktussoft View Post
Code:
diskpart
select  disk  5
select  part 1
detail part
select vol  J
detail vol
As you can see... disk 5 has a partition!

Post output
Results of above:


Attached Images
External Hard drive has changed to RAW file system-diskpart2.png 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 Oct 2014   #19
Kaktussoft

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bits 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

you forgot "detail part"!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 Oct 2014   #20
gd5583

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

Whoops sorry


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External Hard drive has changed to RAW file system-diskpart2.png 
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