No doubt Hard Disks are one of the main components of your computer as they hold all of your data, if your hard drive crashes then it could be end of world for some of you as it has important data in it, in some cases you can recover those data but mostly its very hard to do it.
So from being in this situation we need to monitor our HDDs or SDDs so that if there is any issue then we can take proper steps before anything happens. HDDExpert is a freeware tool for Windows which lets you check and monitor your hard disk health.
Interface of this app is very simple, it decodes S.M.A.R.T. (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology) attributes into a simple and readable format. This app also recommends you the ways to improve your HDD or SDD health like fans upgrade, spare purchase, backups and so on.
Once you launch HDDExpert app, it will scan all your disks and partitions and then shows you, manufacturer name, model, firmware, serial number, temperature reading and cache size of the disks. The lower part of this app shows damage or errors at different sectors on the disk.
- Clear S.M.A.R.T. attribute decoding
- S.M.A.R.T. attribute classification : failures, health, performance, temperatures,..
- Maintenance recommendations : Fans upgrade, Spare purchase, backups… depending on failures
- User-friendly interface
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In total HDDExpert is an simple to use app which lets you monitor health and performance your disk so that you can save precious your data on disk before it’s too late. It supports Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8.