Disk Monitoring Utilities

  • Name: Active SMART 2.9.81
  • File Size: 6.75MB
  • Date: 13 Mar 2017
  • License: Shareware
  • Price: $15.96
  • Eval: 30 Days
  • Operating System: Win 2000/XP/2003/7/8/10
  • Hardware Requirements: Not provided.
  • Other Requirements: None.

ActiveSMART is a well known failure prediction software for hard drives and disk space audit tool. It uses S.M.A.R.T. (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology) to monitor the health status of Hard Disk Drives, monitors the drives temperature, free space, bad blocks, read and write errors, prevents data loss and predicts possible drive fails, using special algorithms. Keep track on your files and folder and find files wasting your disk space. Just use Disk Space Analyzer feature of ActiveSMART. Active SMART has several monitoring modes and is intended for both personal and extensive computer systems use. Various local and remote monitoring modes and alerting options are available. Active SMART allows every hard drive in the system to be monitored 24 hours a day for faults, overheating or other hazardous factors that may lead to a crash. In case of error detection, there is a range of alerting options available: local (pop up messages, sound) and remote (e-mail or network messenger). Use the same version of ActiveSMART on notebooks and desktop PC. It support power saving mode and save battery life. No special technical skills are required in order to use Active SMART. ActiveSMART is a universal protection and health monitoring for your hard drive. Ariolic Software, Ltd.


  • Name: Hard Disk Sentinel 4.71.10
  • File Size: 20.3MB
  • Date: 1 Feb 2017
  • License: Shareware
  • Price: $23.00/€18.00
  • Eval: 30 days
  • Operating System: Windows 98/2000/XP/Vista/7/8/8.1/10, (32 and 64-bit operating systems supported)
  • Hardware Requirements: Pentium or compatible CPU 64 megabytes of system memory 30 megabytes of hard disk space One or more hard disk, solid state disk, hybrid drive (SSHD) with ATA (IDE or Serial ATA/SATA II/SATA 6G), SCSI, SAS, USB, NVMe interface.
  • Other Requirements: See Hardware compatibility pages for supported hard disk drives, SSD models, disk controllers and external hard disks / enclosures / adapters.

Detect Hard Drive Issues Before Catastrophe Strikes The work that you do on your computer is extremely important, so why leave potential hard drive issues up to fate? By the time your system starts behaving strangely or making odd noises, it may be too late to save your data! With Hard Disk Sentinel, you'll always have a complete overview of your hard disk drive's health, so you can spot potential problems before they result in an irrecoverable data catastrophe. Hard Disk Sentinel is your key to identifying, testing, diagnosing, and repairing hard drive problems, even with Solid State Drives. With Hard Disk Sentinel, you can instantly see reports detailing the total health of your drive, including temperature, self-monitoring data, transfer speeds, and more. Any deviation in these factors could be an early warning sign of impending drive failure! Hard Disk Sentinel also works on hard disks that are being used in external USB or e-SATA enclosures and RAID controllers. If your data is important, you owe it to yourself to get a copy of Hard Disk Sentinel today! Boasting the most sensitive disk health rating system ever, Hard Disk Sentinel Professional will let you know about potential issues far sooner than any other program on the market today. You even enjoy the benefit of having automatic and scheduled disk backup options, which can work quickly to preserve your valuable bytes. Award-winning Hard Disk Sentinel Professional offers complete data protection solution for all installed storage devices. No need to use separate tools to verify internal hard disks, external hard disks, SSDs, disks in RAID arrays as these are all included in a single software. Key features:

  • Constant disk monitoring.
  • Alerts.
  • Scheduled and automatic backup functions (PRO version).
  • Disk tests to fix problems.
  • Remote monitoring, advanced disk control and management features.
  • Free life-of-product technical support and help.
  • Lifetime License - no update or subscription costs.

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