Need help

Using TestDisk to repair the filesystem
Forum rules
When asking for technical support:
- Search for posts on the same topic before posting a new question.
- Give clear, specific information in the title of your post.
- Include as many details as you can, MOST POSTS WILL GET ONLY ONE OR TWO ANSWERS.
- Post a follow up with a "Thank you" or "This worked!"
- When you learn something, use that knowledge to HELP ANOTHER USER LATER.
Before posting, please read https://www.cgsecurity.org/testdisk.pdf
Post Reply
Message
Author
Kasey
Posts: 1
Joined: 28 Sep 2019, 21:15

Need help

#1 Post by Kasey » 28 Sep 2019, 21:20

Hi!

I had a little trouble with my DD that went into RAW without apparent cause. (Electric Pb apart because I have a UPS)

I discovered your tool believing that I found the solution but unfortunately I block at the first step of this sentence "Disk capacity must be correctly detected for a successful recovery".

Indeed the disc in question is a DD TOSHIBA DT01ACA300 of 3To.
This drive is well detected at 3 TB (2794.52 GB exactly) by the Windows Disk Manager. So I guess it's good in the BIOS too.
I am under Win 7.I installed version 7.2 of testdisk.

My problem is that testdisk does not detect the correct size of DD chatiw. it is indicated 801GB / 746 GiB.Would you have an idea to solve this problem and thus try to launch a recovery. DD.

Thanks.
Last edited by Kasey on 29 Sep 2019, 22:31, edited 1 time in total.

Sponsored links

User avatar
cgrenier
Site Admin
Posts: 4973
Joined: 18 Feb 2012, 15:08
Location: Le Perreux Sur Marne, France
Contact:

Re: Need help

#2 Post by cgrenier » 29 Sep 2019, 15:01

If the disk is an external USB case, connect it directly via SATA. Some USB case do not handle disk over 2 To.
Can you copy and paste the testdisk.log file ?

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests