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Recovery Commander

V-Com Recovery Commander can restore your non-booting system back to normal. It only takes a few minutes to get your system back up and running. Recovery Commander provides enhanced tracking and recovery features for unparalleled protection and can usually avoid the need to reload or re-image your system. In addition, Recovery Commander provides a unique data off-loading feature that lets you save critical files to other drives, partitions or removable media devices.

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- As featured in PC Magazine

Boot Corrector

7tools Boot Corrector is a system utility designed to resolve various problems which users may encounter during the system boot process. These problems may be caused by program errors or user mistakes, or become the results of boot virus activity. Boot Corrector is an ISO-image of the bootable disk It can correct the Windows System Registry without Windows loaded or help with other operating systems when common boot problems take place.

  • Searches for valid Windows installations (Windows 2000/XP/Server 2003).
  • Corrects drive letters in the System Registry of a selected Windows installation.
  • Edits the Boot.ini file of a selected Windows installation.
  • Updates the MBR executable code.
  • Reorders primary partitions (change primary slots).
  • Corrects the boot record for a selected Windows installation (increments the Serial Number, corrects the partition offset, makes a copy of the boot record, corrects the Bootsect.dos file if exists).
  • Sets the active partition.
  • Hides/unhides partitions.
  • Changes Serial Numbers.
  • Changes Partition IDs.
  • Displays the Master Boot Record (MBR) in the understandable form.
  • Displays partition properties.
  • Creates the boot correction report, displays, saves and prints it.

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Partition Commander

Partition Commander lets you reclaim hard disk space, organize your files, add new operating systems, and in many cases speed up hard drive access speeds. Partition Commander automates the process - guiding you through step-by-step. Where you have a choice, helpful suggestions are made available - the rest is handled automatically!

  • Partition Commander reclaim wasted disk space, automatically.
  • Partition Commander prompts you with a few easy questions, and then automatically organizes your drive according to your needs.
  • Automatically partition your hard drive based on more storage space, improved performance, better organization, or OS management.
  • BackStep Wizard can easily return your system to a prior configuration
  • Safe partition resize for FAT/FAT32/NTFS and Linux ext2, ext3 and ReiserFS type partitions
  • Include Free Copy Commander to easily copy an entire drive to another
  • Include Free System Commander Personal Edition to detect and manage your operating systems.

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- Computer Times Editor's Choice
- PC Computing 5 Stars Award
- Windows Magazine WinList Award
- Boot Magazine Kiss Ass Award
- PC Plus Best Utility

Partition Manager Professional

Paragon Partition Manager Professional enables IT Professionals to create, format, resize, merge, undelete, move, copy, defragment and convert safely and quickly partitions for storing valuable company information, data files, applications, and operating systems. Partition Manager Professional is fast, easy to use and very flexible. The new Partition Explorer allows to move files from one partition to another regardless of partition type improving thus data management in multiple file system configurations like Linux and Windows.

Includes BootManager to automatically install and run multiple operating systems, wizards to ease redistribute free space, merge or undelete partitions, and a recovery CD. A powerful script generator helps to create and run scripts to automate common partitioning task.

To maximize system performance Partition Manager Professional provides furthermore a powerful defragment utility and the ability to dynamically adjust cluster sizes significantly increasing system speed.

With Paragon Partition Manager Professional, IT Professionals are able to get optimum performance from workstations and servers, automate system management, save time, and last but not least reduce maintenance costs of their IT systems.

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- PC Plus 'Value' Award
- 5 Stars Rating

Mount Everything

You rebooted into DOS or Linux and suddenly recall that important data you urgently need at the moment are stored on NTFS volume? Or you rebooted into Windows and want to edit Linux boot configuration file? May be you want to repair Windows NT/2000/XP installation from DOS bootable diskette? One common problem in these situations is that different operating systems support different file systems. Differences in standards and technologies in various operating systems become some barriers in using them simultaneously in one computer system.

Paragon Mount Everything removes these barriers, now you can access almost every file system from currently running operating system just like its native file system. The program gives every such partition new drive letter, and you can transparently work with this drive just like with any other drive, browse this drive, read and edit any file, create and write files, even run applications.

  • Mount NTFS partitions under Windows 95/98/ME;
  • Mount Ext2/3FS partitions under Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP
  • Access to NTFS and Ext2/3FS volumes under DOS;
  • Access to NTFS volumes under Linux;
  • Scripts for automated batch processing in DOS, Windows and Linux.

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- PC Professionell (German Magazine) "PC Professionell - Einzeltests" Award

Hard Drive Mechanic

The Hard Drive Mechanic is a crash recovery utility for PCs that will not boot up,  with invalid drive specification error, virus damaged file system, invalid media error, and formatted hard drive. The Mechanic creates rescue disks that reverse any action performed without have to be installed. It is one of the easiest tools to recovery your hard drive by point and click and step by step instructions. The Mechanic works with Windows Versions: DOS,3.x, 95, 98, NT, Me, 2000, XP and 2000 NTFS.

- Accolades from PC World, Smart Computing,

HDD Regenerator

If you suspect that your disk drive is damaged and contains bad sectors, donít hurry to throw out the disk and donít think that your important information is irretrievably lost. Take advantage of HDD Regenerator - the unique software program for regeneration of hard disk drives. Almost 60% of all damaged by bad sectors hard drives have incorrectly magnetized disk surface. Our researches have been fruitful and we have found algorithm which is special sequence of high and low level signals. These signals are generated by the software and they switch damaged surface. Even low level formatting is not able to handle this task! HDD Regenerator regenerates bad sectors by magnetic reversal. If your hard drive is damaged by bad sectors, the disk not only becomes unfit for use, but also you risk losing information stored on the disk. HDD Regenerator will regenerate your hard disk. As a result, not readable damaged information will be restored. With all this going on the existing information will not be affected!

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- Editor's Choice Award


BootMaster is a safe, easy-to-use partition recovery application designed for systems containing FAT and/or NTFS hard disk partitions. It can recover from  partition corruption.  It provides automatic master partition table rebuild, FAT and NTFS partition boot sector restoration, and safe MBR backup and recovery.

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DIY DataRecovery DiskPatch recover data that was lost due to deleted and lost partitions, corrupt boot sectors, partition tables and a corrupt MBRs. Prevent data loss by backing up important system structures as the MBR, partition tables or the LDM database (XP/2000). Also perform additional tasks as cloning your disk, scan for read errors and low level formatting.

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iRecover is a Windows based, read-only data recovery utility. iRecover does not repair the damaged volume or disk. Instead it analyzes the damaged source and rebuilds a "virtual file system" in memory. From this virtual file system you can copy data to an intact drive.

  • Support for FAT, FAT32 and NTFS
  • Support for Windows 2000/XP dynamic volumes -> simple volumes only at this time
  • Support for all current Microsoft Windows versions
  • Easy step by step, wizard like interface
  • a Simple or Advanced mode of operation
  • Save and restore recovery stages
  • Automatic update notification
  • Long file name support
  • Handles (physically) bad sectors
  • Recovers data from many types of damage: deleted files, reformatted partitions, corrupted partitions, virus damage etc.

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Last modified: August 10, 2007

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