Windows 10: D drive missing in System Restore

Discus and support D drive missing in System Restore in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; System restore does not show D: drive after restoring an image, it does show in File Explorer and Disk Management. Ran SFC /scannow and no error found.... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by rdwray, Aug 8, 2021.

  1. rdwray Win User

    D drive missing in System Restore


    System restore does not show D: drive after restoring an image, it does show in File Explorer and Disk Management. Ran SFC /scannow and no error found. System restore did show C: missing and that was fixed by disabling system restore for that item. I have checked BIOS and there isn't any settings for the drive other than the start up position.

    :)
     
    rdwray, Aug 8, 2021
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  2. Ron_52 Win User

    Upgraded from windows 8.1 to 10 now D drive missing

    Hello,

    Upon upgrading to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1 my D drive is no longer listed under my PC. I tried a search and cannot find it nor can I do a system restore as that requires the D Drive. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
     
    Ron_52, Aug 8, 2021
    #2
  3. Missing D: drive

    At first the D: drive only had ~35 Mb of 495Mb available space for a 3TB disk.

    Did System restore and D: drive went missing. I want to save the data on the drive.

    How can I get the drive back and save its data?
     
    Battosai#me2, Aug 8, 2021
    #3
  4. Nikhar_K Win User

    D drive missing in System Restore

    restore system image from command prompt, drive d: not seen by system restore

    Hi,



    Thank you for writing to Microsoft Community Forums.



    To be able to help you with the appropriate troubleshooting steps, please reply with the following details:



    • Are you trying to restore the system image or create a system image?
    • Are you able to see the external drive in File Explorer?
    • Could you please briefly explain the procedure that you are following to initiate a system image restore?


    In the meantime, I suggest you to refer the articles on
    How to: Create a system image in Windows 10
    and

    How to restore a Windows 10 system image to an existing or larger storage device
    created by Andre Da Costa.



    Please reply with the detailed information, to help you in a better way.



    Regards,

    Nikhar Khare

    Microsoft Community - Moderator
     
    Nikhar_K, Aug 8, 2021
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