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NAS Data Recovery

Posted: Fri Oct 30, 2009 9:29 am
by EdG
I have a DLink 323 NAS with two 1TB drives in a RAID1 configuration, with the drives formatted as NTFS. The DLink is running a Linux kernal.

I deleted some files from the NAS, and am trying to see if R-Studio will let me recover them. I downloaded R-Studio NTFS Network edition and installed it in demo mode. Initially, I couldn't "see" my NAS drive, and after re-checking the R-TT website realized I needed to install R-Studio Agent. I installed it on my computer, which then showed me my NAS drive. However, trying to connect to the NAS failed...and R-Studio Agent's attempt to remotely installed on the NAS also failed. I'm assuming this is because the NAS is running Linux?

Is there any way I can run R-Studio to access my NAS? Or will I have to disassemble the NAS to take out the SATA drives and connect them directly to my computer, and then undelete the raw EXT files?


Re: NAS Data Recovery

Posted: Fri Oct 30, 2009 10:48 am
by Alt
Well, are you sure your formatted the disk as NTFS? I don't know any Linux-based NAS device which support NTFS.
Then you're right, you can't run any R-Studio product on a Linux system, see this for more details: .

Re: NAS Data Recovery

Posted: Mon Mar 29, 2010 5:14 am
by Data lost tryin to find
My understanding is it runs EXT3 and mounts it as a NTFS partition i have the same problem with a Promise 4 Bay box i have taken the drives out and attached directly to the pc and trying to scan that way try that