AlarmDisk

AlarmDisk

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
4.5
out of 2 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.0.3
  • Total Downloads:
    572
  • Date Added:
    February 05, 2008
  • File Size:
    31.23MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    2
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows XP/Vista

Editors' Review

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With a minimum of fuss and little user interaction, this freeware accurately monitors ATA drives to detect actual powered-on states versus expected values.

AlarmDisk's plain interface simply lists drives tracked and event log data. Novices could install this app and read the collected information without consulting the thin Help manual. Installing the app takes just a few moments and requires little intervention. The program loads at system start-up and sits in the tool tray. A simple tray button displays green, yellow, or red to indicate if the system had been booted off something other than the tracked ATA disk. A plain text log file displays errors and alerts at each system boot.

This program works only with ATA drives, and doesn't indicate why other drives are not listed. That's not a problem for experienced users, but could confuse novice users. That's a minor quibble for a simple program for those users who want to monitor unauthorized drive activity.

 
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User Reviews
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4 stars

"Very Unique Idea"

February 10, 2008  |  By regiestree

 |  Version: AlarmDisk 1.0.3

Pros

I booted my PC from a CD and when I rebooted into Windows the software alerted me...very unique...probably more suited for laptops than PCs...I understand the concept and it is unique..

Cons

Help documentation is a little light

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5 stars

"Fantastic software"

February 10, 2008  |  By neece68

 |  Version: AlarmDisk 1.0.3

Pros

Works very well, great work to CPR TOOLS!

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.0.3
This version is the first release on CNET Download.com.
General
Publisher CPR Tools
Publisher web site http://www.cprtools.net
Release Date January 30, 2008
Date Added February 05, 2008
Version 1.0.3
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory System Utilities
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements Windows XP/Vista
Download Information
File Size 31.23MB
File Name AlarmDiskInstaller.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 572
Downloads Last Week 2
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free
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