Analyze and manage the hard drives on your computer. Work with detailed scanning data and check out possible errors, junk files, and damaged sectors on the selected disk. Choose the maintenance method, generate detailed reports, monitor drive health.
The 0.7.1 version of HDD Guardian is provided as a free download on our website. The software lies within System Utilities, more precisely HDD Management. This download was scanned by our built-in antivirus and was rated as clean.
The program's installer is commonly called HDD Guardian.exe or hddguardian.exe etc. The most popular versions among the program users are 0.6, 0.5 and 0.4. The latest version of the program is supported on PCs running Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10, 32-bit. The actual developer of the free software is Parise Samuele.
From the developer:
HDD Guardian provides a Windows front-end for smartctl, a utility which monitors your hard drive(s) and SSD(s) for health status, taking advantage of S.M.AR.T. It features a device overview, with temperature, overall health, and bad sectors indication; the display of an optional icon into the tray area for each local device; automatic offline data collection; support for external (USB) devices, and more.
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