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ViVARD Alternatives

ViVARD is described as 'The aim of ViVARD is to examine the HDD to verify the integrity of each data sector and identify damaged or bad blocks. Compared to other programs, it has the main advantage to remap dead sectors' and is an app. There are four alternatives to ViVARD for Windows, BSD, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is GSmartControl, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ViVARD are HD Tune, HDDScan and MHDD.

ViVARD alternatives are mainly Hard Disk Diagnostic Tools but may also be Benchmark Tools or Hard Disk Benchmark Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of ViVARD.
This page was last updated Oct 13, 2015
ViVARD
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows
  • Linux

The aim of ViVARD is to examine the HDD to verify the integrity of each data sector and identify damaged or bad blocks....

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  1. GSmartControl

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Smartctl GUI that supports controlling hard drive Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting.

  2. HD Tune is a hard disk / SSD utility with many functions. It can be used to measure the drive's performance, scan for errors, check the health status (S.M.A.R.T.), securely erase all data and more!.



  3. 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.

  4. MHDD

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    MHDD is the most popular freeware program for low-level HDD diagnostics.

    Discontinued

    Last version 4.6 was released in 2005. See http://hddguru.com/software/2005.10.02-MHDD/mhdd_changelog.en.html

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