File Recovery software Features


The latest version 12 features:


Active@ File Recovery for Windows

Data Recovery Software Types of packages
DEMO Standard Professional Enterprise
New! Integrated Active@ Disk Editor (Hex Viewer) tool to inspect raw disk sectors (MBR, Boot Sectors, MFT...)  
Data recovery software package is available for immediate download
Maximum limit for file size to be able to recover 64 kb No limit No limit No limit
Recovers files from deleted/damaged/re-formatted partitions
Recovers files located on NTFS, NTFS+EFS, exFAT, FAT/FAT32, HFS+, UFS and Ext2/Ext3/Ext4fs file systems
Integrated Active@ Disk Editor (Hex Viewer) allows to inspect raw disk sectors (MBR, Boot Sectors, MFT records...)  
Active@ Organizer utility to organize / rename files after a catastrophic data loss  
Partition recovery does not recover re-formatted volumes
Includes downloadable Bootable Windows ISO image for recovery of files and partitions from Windows environment when machine does not boot
General Features
Supports FAT12, FAT16, FAT32, exFAT, NTFS, NTFS+EFS, HFS+, UFS, Ext2/Ext3/Ext4fs file systems
Designed for Windows XP / 2003 Server / Vista / Windows 2008 & 2012 Servers / Windows 7 / Windows 8
Supports FDD / HDD / IDE / SATA / eSATA / SCSI and SSD drives
Supports all types of USB Flash Disks and Memory Cards, External USB drives and USB3 disks
Supports advanced search of deleted files
Supports localized and long filenames
Supports compressed, encrypted and fragmented files on NTFS
Recovers deleted files from damaged, formatted, reformatted, or deleted partitions (exFAT, FAT/FAT32, HFS+, UFS, Ext2/Ext3/Ext4fs and NTFS partitions)
Define and scan several sector ranges, recovering/skipping named streams, different filename conflict resolution methods
Two types of scan: QuickScan (Fast) and SuperScan (Slow)
Extended scan detects deleted primary partitions and logical drives
Scans partitions damaged by virus or with damaged MBR
Recovered files and folders can be saved on any local or network drives
Supports Disk Image Creation - for future data recovery in case if hard disk fails
Support for VMWARE & VirtualPC HDD images: open and work with them as if they are regular HDDs
Creates Disk Image for logical and physical drives
Opens Disk Image and recovers files from it as from regular drive
Disk Image is created in raw format that is compatible with other utilities
Supports Hardware RAID Arrays and Software RAID Volumes
Virtually rebuilds damaged RAID 0 - RAID 5 Arrays. RAID data recovery
Recognizes Files Based on File Signatures
New! User-defined Signatures can be created using simple syntax (RegExp supported) and loaded from a text file
Active@ Scan technology allows you to recognize files based on file signatures for the following file types:
  • Adobe (*.PDF)
  • Flash (*.SWF)
  • DJVU (*.DJVU)
  • QuickTime (*.3G2, .3GP, .CDC, .DCF, .JP2, .JPA, .JPM, .JPX, .M4A, .M4B, .M4P, .M4V, .MOV, .MP4, .MPG, .MQV, .SDV)
  • Word Documents (*.DOC)
  • Word 2007 Documents (*.DOCX)
  • Excel Spreadsheets ( *.XLS)
  • Excel 2007 Spreadsheets (*.XLSX)
  • PowerPoint Presentations (*.PPT)
  • PowerPoint 2007 Presentations (*.PPTX)
  • Outlook Data Archives (*.PST)
  • Access Databases (*.MDB;*.SDW)
  • JPEG Images (*.JPG)
  • Bitmap Images (*.BMP)
  • Corel Draw Files (*.CDR)
  • Canon Raw Images (*.CRW;*.CR2)
  • Nikon Raw Images (*.NEF)
  • Olympus Raw Images (*.ORF)
  • Pentax Raw Images (*.PEF)
  • Leica Raw Images (*.RAW)
  • Sony Raw Images (*.SRF, *.SR2)
  • Sigma Raw Images (*.X3F)
  • Adobe Digital Negative (*.DNG)
  • TIF/TIFF Images (*.TIF)
  • Crystal Reports (*.RPT)
  • Visio Diagrams (*.VSD)
  • Music Files (*.MP3)
  • AVI Files (*.AVI)
  • WAV Files (*.WAV)
  • MPG/MPEG Files (*.MPG)
  • ANI Files (*.ANI)
  • Zip and RAR Archives (*.ZIP, *.RAR)
  • QuickBooks Files (*.QBW)
  • Formatted Text Documents (*.HTM, *.XML, *.RTF)
Very Compact Utility. Chances for data overwriting during installation are minimal
Can be installed onto the USB Flash / Memory Card
Can be copied and run from USB Flash / Memory Card even without installation
Ability to preview file contents before recovery
New! Integrated Active@ Disk Editor (Hex Viewer) tool to inspect raw disk sectors (MBR, Boot Sectors, MFT...)  
Visible representation of file or folder recoverability (Image or Document Preview Mode)
User Interface Features
Easy to use MS Explorer style user interface
Event log is displayed and can be saved
Complete interactive help file includes How to and Recovery Concepts sections