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Windows 7: Chkdsk reports file system id RAW

12 Apr 2013   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
Chkdsk reports file system id RAW

Trying tocopy some files to a disk and they would copy. After snooping around tried to run Chkdsk on disk.
Chkdsk reports the disk as raw but I can see folders and files. anybody know what may be up with that ???

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12 Apr 2013   #2
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12 Apr 2013   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

Sorry this has been traced down to bad data cable, Marking it solved
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12 Apr 2013   #4
x BlueRobot


Good News
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13 Apr 2013   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate Retail Box (64-bit installed) + Service Pack 1

RAW would mean not even formatted I believe if it was actually the case. Or maybe formatted, but not in a way Windows can see, like some Linux partition types.
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