A free bootable CD that contains a multitude of tools for analyzing, recovering, and fixing your computer even if its operating system does not start
- - Hiren’s BootCD is the most popular Windows & Linux alternative to BootMed.
- - Hiren’s BootCD is the most popular free alternative to BootMed.
Hiren’s BootCD Features
A highly-customizable multiboot USB stick for modern PC Repair. Supports both Legacy BIOS and UEFI. Based on Ventoy.
MediCat USB Features
Hiren’s BootCD PE (Preinstallation Environment) is a restored edition of Hiren’s BootCD based on Windows 10 PE x64. PE version is being developed by Hiren’s BootCD fans. it supports UEFI booting and requires minimum 2 GB RAM.
Hiren’s BootCD PE Features
Live/Bootable CD with network support containing tools for file and system recovery, virus scans and more.
SystemRescue is a Linux system rescue toolkit available as a bootable medium for administrating or repairing your system and data after a crash. It aims to provide an easy way to carry out admin tasks on your computer, such as creating and editing the hard disk partitions.
- - SystemRescue is the most popular Self-Hosted alternative to BootMed.
- - SystemRescue is the most popular Open Source alternative to BootMed.
DiskGenius, previously PartitionGuru, is full-featured partition manager, which is designed to optimize disk usage for Windows users.
Knoppix is an operating system based on Debian designed to be run directly from a CD / DVD (Live CD) or a USB key (Live USB), one of the first of its kind for any operating system. When starting a program, it is loaded from the removable medium and decompressed into a RAM drive.
- Is this is a good alternative?YesNo13 All in One – System Rescue Toolkit alternatives
All in One – System Rescue Toolkit is a free utility disc designed to quickly and efficiently aid a technician with troubleshooting and repairing Windows based PCs.
- - All in One – System Rescue Toolkit is the most popular Mac alternative to BootMed.
All in One – System Rescue Toolkit Features
Qemu Simple Boot lets you to Boot ISO images without having to burn them to disc first , it is is a portable freeware virtualization tool
Qemu Simple Boot Features
- Is this is a good alternative?YesNo13 Offline NT Password & Registry Editor alternatives
- Free • Open Source
Windows stores its user information, including crypted versions of the passwords, in a file called 'sam', usually found in \windows\system32\config. This file is a part of the registry, in a binary format previously undocumented, and not easily accessible.Discontinued
The last update was in 2014.
- Is this is a good alternative?YesNo11 Windows Preinstallation Environment alternatives
- Free • Proprietary
Windows Preinstallation Environment is a lightweight version of Windows used for the deployment of PCs, workstations, and servers, or install, deploy, and repair Windows while it is offline.
Windows Preinstallation Environment Features