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by Calab
08 Aug 2012, 21:40
Forum: Partition Recovery
Topic: 3TB NTFS drive became "RAW" - TestDisk sees it as 801GB
Replies: 12
Views: 5927

Re: 3TB NTFS drive became "RAW" - TestDisk sees it as 801GB

6.13 reports the same 801GB/746GiB as 6.14 does.

I'm currently downloading the Hiren Boot CD v15.1 and will give that a try.
by Calab
08 Aug 2012, 21:20
Forum: Partition Recovery
Topic: 3TB NTFS drive became "RAW" - TestDisk sees it as 801GB
Replies: 12
Views: 5927

Re: 3TB NTFS drive became "RAW" - TestDisk sees it as 801GB

I selected EFI/GPT, as that is the only format available when installing a 3TB drive in Windows.
by Calab
08 Aug 2012, 21:00
Forum: Partition Recovery
Topic: 3TB NTFS drive became "RAW" - TestDisk sees it as 801GB
Replies: 12
Views: 5927

Re: 3TB NTFS drive became "RAW" - TestDisk sees it as 801GB

It is detected as the proper size by Windows... 2794.39GB.

I am about to give up and just format the drive.
by Calab
08 Aug 2012, 20:39
Forum: Partition Recovery
Topic: 3TB NTFS drive became "RAW" - TestDisk sees it as 801GB
Replies: 12
Views: 5927

Re: 3TB NTFS drive became "RAW" - TestDisk sees it as 801GB

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I'm still trying to recover what I can from this drive.

Using other software I've only been able to recover a few files that were recently saved. The older files aren't being found.
by Calab
25 Jul 2012, 01:54
Forum: Partition Recovery
Topic: 3TB NTFS drive became "RAW" - TestDisk sees it as 801GB
Replies: 12
Views: 5927

3TB NTFS drive became "RAW" - TestDisk sees it as 801GB

In short... I installed a 3TB Seagate drive into my PC about a week ago. The BIOS detected it as 3TB. Windows 7 64bit formatted it fine. I moved all my documents, photos, etc. to this new drive. Once I ensured that it was all working, I formatted the old drives, etc. A few days later the 3TB drive a...