Hiren’s BootCD Alternatives
A highly-customizable multiboot USB stick for modern PC Repair. Supports both Legacy BIOS and UEFI. Based on Ventoy.
- - MediCat USB is the most popular Windows & Linux alternative to Hiren’s BootCD.
- - MediCat USB is the most popular free alternative to Hiren’s BootCD.
MediCat USB Features
Comments about MediCat USB as a Alternative to Hiren’s BootCD
More complete, versatile and updated to the time this was written1
good tools, boot usb (dvd)0
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
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It is a “renewed” version of the old tool based on an updated version of Windows PE (based on Windows 10) and comes with many tools. However it does not contain ‘every’ option from the old one, the linux encironment is missing for example. It has worked wonderfully in the vast majority of systems I have booted it to.3
Live/Bootable CD with network support containing tools for file and system recovery, virus scans and more.
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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 Hiren’s BootCD.
- - SystemRescue is the most popular Open Source alternative to Hiren’s BootCD.
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Gandalf’s Windows 10PE is a bootable CD that contains a load of useful tools you can make use of in a variety of situations like analyzing, recovering and fixing your computer even if the primary operating system can not be booted.
- - Gandalf’s Windows 10PE is the most popular commercial alternative to Hiren’s BootCD.
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- 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 Hiren’s BootCD.
All in One – System Rescue Toolkit Features
Comments about All in One – System Rescue Toolkit as a Alternative to Hiren’s BootCD
It has an all in one toolkit running on Linux and another great tool running under windows as well. Moreover, all this stuff is up to date on May 2017 unlike HBCD !2
Doesn't boot into Windows0
Lazesoft Recovery Suite is a very easy to use ALL-IN-ONE boot disk that repair your crashed Windows, recover data from deleted, formatted, damaged partition, clone or backup disk, reset your forgotten Windows password.
Lazesoft Recovery Suite Features
Finnix is a small, self-contained, bootable Linux CD distribution for system administrators, based on Debian GNU/Linux. You can use it to mount and manipulate hard drives and partitions, monitor networks, rebuild boot records, install other...
Rescatux is a GNU/Linux rescue cd (and eventually also Windows) but it is not like other rescue disks. Rescatux comes with Rescapp. Rescapp is a nice wizard that will guide you through your rescue tasks.
Trinity Rescue Kit or TRK is a free live Linux distribution that aims specifically at recovery and repair operations on Windows machines, but is equally usable for Linux recovery issues. Since version 3.