HDDScan 3.3

by admin July 26, 2010 at 10:45 am

HDDScan is a freeware utility for storage devices diagnostics (HDD, RAID, Flash). The program can scan storage device for Bad-blocks, show S.M.A.R.T. attributes and change some HDD parameters such as AAM, APM, etc.

Capabilities and requirements:

Supported storage devices:
 Ã‚· FireWire or IEEE 1394 HDD.
 Ã‚· RAID volumes made of ATA/SATA/SCSI HDDs (surface tests only).
 Ã‚· USB Flash (surface tests only).

Storage device tests:
 Ã‚· Verification in linear mode.
 Ã‚· Reading in linear mode.
 Ã‚· Erasing in linear mode.
 Ã‚· Reading in Butterfly mode (synthetic random read).

 Ã‚· Reading and analyzing S.M.A.R.T. parameters from ATA/SATA/USB/FireWire HDD.
 Ã‚· Reading and analyzing Log Pages from SCSI HDD.
 Ã‚· S.M.A.R.T. tests running on ATA/SATA/USB/FireWire HDD.
 Ã‚· Temperature monitor on ATA/SATA/USB/FireWire/SCSI HDD.

Additional features:
 Ã‚· Reading and analyzing identity information from ATA/SATA/USB/FireWire/SCSI HDD.
 Ã‚· Changing AAM, APM, PM parameters on ATA/SATA/USB/FireWire HDD.
 Ã‚· Reporting defect information on SCSI HDD.
 Ã‚· Spindle start/stop function on ATA/SATA/USB/FireWire/SCSI HDD.
 Ã‚· Reports can be saved in MHT format.
 Ã‚· Reports can be printed.
 Ã‚· Skins support.
 Ã‚· Command line support.

 Ã‚· Windows 2000 SP4, Windows XP SP2 or SP3 or Windows Server 2003 (with restrictions).

Download: HDDScan for Windows 3.3