Disk Scan

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To scan an object

1Select an object on the Device/Disk panel and press the F6 key
2Specify the required parameters on the Scan dialog box and press the Enter key
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Scan dialog box

Scan dialog box

Start:

Sets the start point of the area to be scanned.

Size:

Sets the size of the area to be scanned.

Numbers in these fields can be in bytes or sectors.

If no letters are after the numbers, R-Studioassumes the numbers in bytes.

The following case-ignoring notation is possible:

b

kb

mb

gb

tb

Bytes

Kilobytes

Megabytes

Gigabytes

Terabytes

>When an object is scanned, it may be searched for files, and found files may be recovered the same way as for a regular object
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Scan results

Found objects:

Extra Found Files

Entries of known file types have been found

Recognized1

Records and file entries are found for this partition

Recognized2

Only file entries are found for this partition

Recognized3

Only boot records are found for this partition

To save scan information

1Select an object with scan information
2Press the Alt+D key and select Save Scan Information on the Drive menu
3Specify the output folder and file name on the Save Scan Information dialog box

Mapping Network Drives

To open scan information

1Select an object to which scan information is to be opened
2Press the Alt+D key and select Open Scan Information on the Drive menu
3Specify the folder and file name with the scan information on the Open Scan Information dialog box

Mapping Network Drives

To delete scan information

1Select an object to which scan information is to be deleted
2Press the Alt+D key and select Delete Scan Information on the Drive menu