Tag Archives: ntfs

FAT or NTFS partition shows as RAW file system

I recently did a post on ‘file system recovery’ vs. ‘RAW recovery’. It resulted in some questions of people inquiring about data recovery of RAW partitions. Now, ‘RAW recovery’ is something else than recovery of data from a RAW partition. I will try to explain what a RAW partition, or RAW file system is and… Read More »

Data Recovery from unknown disk – background

In these articles, here, here and here, I test various diy data recovery software against an old disk I dug up. In this article I will dig a little deeper into this so we can analyze what’s the trouble with this disk. This article will get a bit technical but it follows very simple logic, so give… Read More »