Hard disc raw but dont want format Tags: Hard Drives Format Storage Last response: July 7, 2011 3:16 PM in Storage Share Jafar_96 July 7, 2011 3:05:31 PM Hello,my hard disc recently fell and has become a raw disc. it asks me to format it each time i try opening it. I have 1Terabyte worth of data and need a solution so that i do not format it. More about : hard disc raw dont format WyomingKnott a c 289 G Storage July 7, 2011 3:16:16 PM "Fell" as in dropped physically and damaged? You need to try one of the many packages that will attempt data recovery from a damaged hard drive. Try Clonezilla, or search the forums for "drive recovery". There is also a utility floating around that can re-build the partition info, but it seems likely that you have more problems than just that. Good luck. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Hard disk got somehow coverted to RAW format, want to recover the files Forum I want to read existing data on a RAW formatted Hard Drive! Forum SolvedExternal Hard Drive Crc , Readonly , Raw Format Error Forum Solvedquick or full format Brandnew raw hard drive? Forum SolvedHard drive RAW format Forum Hard drive in RAW format when plugged to SATA mobo but NTFS when plugged to USB mobo Forum problem with my 1TB transcend Hard drive, RAW active partition, won't let me format it Forum How to Format a 3TB Raw Hard Drive Forum Solvedwhen i connect my external hard disc into my computer it showing to format it but when i connect the same hard disc into my LE Forum I have windows xp installed on local disk c and win7 on local disc d i want to format the partition containing windows xp Forum SolvedCannot boot from CD - CODE 5. Need to format my hard disc. Forum Format RAW hard drive to NTFS - tried everything so far Forum Miocro sd card changed to raw format and i want it back Forum SolvedDear Sir, i have a operating system windows 7 ultimate my hard disk is not recognized so i want to format it Forum Cannot format my hard drive in vista with my DVD in hand and neither from disc managment help Forum SolvedHow do i format a hard drive with a windows 7 disc Forum How to format raw hard disk Forum External Hard Drive is in RAW Format? Forum Convertion the format from RAW to NTFS in an External Hard Disk Forum HELP... Hard Drive is in RAW format Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !