Active@ Hard Disk Monitor

Check and monitor the health of your hard disks

Check and monitor the health of your disks to prevent data loss using Self-Monitoring Analysis and Reporting Technology (S.M.A.R.T.). Detect bad sectors on a disk surface by running Advanced Disk Scan. Instantly retrieve the disk health information from the application running in the System Tray.

Perform scanning of disks for bad sectors to make sure your data is safe.

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Active@ Hard Disk Monitor Version 23.0.0
Feb 10, 2023
  • Improved support for Windows 11
  • Latest kernel contains many improvements
  • Upgraded to Qt framework version 5.12.5 and Platform Kit v143
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Full access to non-bootable PC

Ability to start non-bootable PC to get exclusive access to the local disks and system

Loads from CD, DVD or USB flash drive

Starts from a CD, DVD or USB flash drive (appropriate BIOS settings required)

Network access

Network access via TCP/IP, network configurator is included

Removable Boot Disk media

Boot Disk media may be removed from the system after successfully booting the system

Multi-boot support

Multi-boot or dual-boot functionality (DOS + Windows)

Data recovery tools

Recovery utilities recover deleted files, or recover data from deleted/damaged partitions

12 Disk Tools in One Package

Set of desktop applications and a bootable CD/DVD or USB Disk

Disk Image backup

Backup and restore your disks

Restore files

Recover deleted documents and photos

Erase disks securely

Sanitize disks with confidence, monitor HDD health

Bootable CD/DVD or USB disk

Repair PC when Windows can't start normally

Windows password recovery

Administrator password resetting tool for resetting Windows user passwords including Administrator account

Key Features

Performance Monitoring

Provides background hard disk performance monitoring and control over the disk's state

S.M.A.R.T. Technologiy

Based on Self Monitoring Analysis and Reporting Technology (S.M.A.R.T.)

Scanning disks for bad sectors

Able to scan and display bad sectors on a disk surface

Тemperature graph

Keeps the history of temperature measures and draws a temperature graph

E-mail and pop-up notifications

Sends an e-mail or a popup notification automatically if critical conditions appear

Simple and intuitive UI

Easy to use user interface makes a hard disk monitoring a straightforward task

Launch at Windows startup

Can be launched automatically at Windows startup and monitor the HDD(s) in the background

Event logs and reports

Generates event log and S.M.A.R.T. reports with detailed information about disk(s) activity over the period of time

Disk Information

Provides detailed hard disk information such as Serial/Model number, number of cylinders etc.

System Tray Icon

Shows current disk temperature in the System Tray

Remote Administration and Monitoring (PRO version)

Shows all information and receives notifications from remote computers in local or global network

Extended Temperature History (PRO version)

Tracks the temperature history and shows temperature graphs for a day, a week, a month or any specified period of time

Pricing Table

Please choose the correct version and licensing model according to your business needs


for personal use only


for business purposes, can be used to monitor up to 3 PCs remotely

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  • General license - for personal and commercial use. The license will be assigned to the individual's or company's name.
  • Enterprise license - for large corporations and enterprises. It means that you can use software without of any limitations at all company's offices and branches (worldwide).