[Solved] How to convert RAW to NTFS without formatting/losing data?
I am unable to access my Windows partition. after spending hours I finally figured out it must have something to do with the partition. Windows propertites show 0 Bytes for this partition. diskpart and list volume is showing this drive is formatted as RAW file system not NTFS. When I accessed it, Windows pops up a message "The drive is not formatted. Do you want to format it now?" Can someone help me figure out how to change/convert RAW to NTFS without formatting and losing my data?
With M3 Data Recovery, you can easily change/convert RAW file system to NTFS without formatting and data loss. Besides changing RAW to NTFS/FAT32 without data loss, M3 Data Recovery can also fix USB flash drive not formatted, SD card not formatted, memory card not formatted, external hard drive not formatted issue and recover data from RAW hard drive, RAW external hard drive, RAW USB flash drive, RAW memory card, RAW SD card, recover deleted files, recover data from formatted hard drive, recover data from formatted USB flash drive, recover deleted or lost partition, etc.
Step-by-step tutorials to change/convert RAW to NTFS without data loss
Tips: Don't format the RAW drive before converting to NTFS file system, otherwise, you will lose the data forever.
Step 1: Launch M3 Data Recovery and then select RAW Drive Recovery module.
Step 2: Choose the RAW file system drive (M3 Data Recovery shows it as unknown file system) you want to change to NTFS.
Step 3: Click Next to scan the RAW file system drive you want to change to NTFS.
Step 4: Check the files in RAW file system drive before you change it to NTFS file system.
Step 5: Click "Fix Drive" and then change/convert RAW drive to NTFS file system without formatting. After that, all your data will be back.