Sometimes, when accessing a folder or file, users encounter an error saying “Location is not available” or “Access is Denied” on Windows 10 PC. When the error occurs, the user may not be able to read or modify the contents of a folder or file. This can happen when the hard drive file system is corrupted or damaged and become RAW. It may be caused by many reasons like system update, virus infection, reinstallation, repartition and so on. Though it is easy to fix location is not available error when your computer or external hard drive shows up as RAW. But how to recover lost data when location is not available error occurs on Windows 10.
Tips to follow before you start data recovery:
Safely fix location is not available error and recover data with Remo Recover tool
When you can’t access your data on Windows 10 hard drive due to Location is not available error, you need to use hard drive data recovery software – Remo Recover to retrieve lost data. Being a powerful and easy recovery utility, it allows you to recover data from RAW hard drive, USB flash drive and other storage devices. The software is capable of recovering lost files due to format, deletion, system errors and other unknown reasons on Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP.
Download Remo Recover utility and install it to your PC running Windows operating system. After installing successfully, run the tool and follow below explained steps to fix location not available error and extract data from Windows 10:
Step 1: Run the installed application and wait for the home screen to open. In the home screen, select Recover Partitions option and then choose the drive to recover data. Once the drive is selected, click Scan for the scanning process to start
Step 2: In the next screen, choose a partition to recover and click Scan for the software to scan the partition for files
Step 3: After the scan completes, a list of files found in the partition are displayed
Step 4: As a last step, preview and save the files to any desired location
Make use of Remo Recover Pro Edition
Even if there are too many bad sectors on the HDD, the software creates a Disk Images to bypass the bad spots, then later allows you to recover data from these Disk images.
Remo Recover data recovery program is capable of recovering lost data from all popular brands of hard drive such as Transcend, Hitachi, Western Digital, Toshiba, Seagate, Buffalo and more. You can even find file from recovered data list based on its file name, type, date, size and creation date. It allows you to stop the recovery process and resume it later by using Save Recovery Session. Moreover, the trial edition of this utility is available for free by which you can preview the recovered files and later save the files by activating the licensed version.