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HDD Guardian

0.6.2

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This package was approved by moderator alexinslc on 5/26/2015.

HDD Guardian is a front-end for smartctl, a tool for querying S.M.A.R.T. data of your hard drive. With HDD Guardian you can survey your hard disk health, preventing data loss due to hard drive death.

Features

  • easy device overview, with temperature, overall health and bad sectors indication
  • display an optional icon into the tray area for each local device
  • HDD Guardian tray icon change shield color if a device is failing
  • monitor virtual devices loaded from a shared smartctl output
  • displays device identity information
  • perform self-test and displays their results
  • allow enabling/disabling S.M.A.R.T., automatic offline data collection (an automatic test performed by device every four hours) and autosave of vendor-specific attributes
  • displays attributes information and graphs
  • displays device error log
  • allow to set device-specific attribute format and firmware debug
  • allow to set warnings behaviour
  • support for external (USB) devices, also in docking stations

Documentation
Source code repository

To install HDD Guardian, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install hddguardian

To upgrade HDD Guardian, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade hddguardian

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Software Author(s)

  • Eruestan

Copyright

© Eruestan

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Release Notes

http://hddguardian.codeplex.com/releases/view/574363

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