Ultimate Boot CD is the most impressive collection of recovery/diagnostic
tools we've seen in a long time. The crew at UltimateBootCD.com have
done a fantastic job creating this invaluable resource. It includes every
recovery/diagnostic utility you
could imagine needing/wanting, everything from disk recovery, partition
editing, antivirus, memory testing, system benchmarking, burn in testing,
etc. See the huge list below for specifics.
Here are just a few of the things you can do with this CD:
- Want to upgrade your hard drive? Did you buy a new hard drive and
now you want to move everything including your operating system to
new hard drive? This CD includes several applications you can use to
clone your hard drive.
- Are you locked out of Windows because you forgot your password or
the administrator password? Using this CD you can reset account passwords.
- Does your computer refuse to boot into Windows and you need to copy
your files off the hard drive? Using this CD you can, either to another
hard drive, or across the network to another computer.
- Is Windows crashing and reporting memory
errors? Using this CD you can thoroughly test your memory.
- Want to add a new operating system and dual boot to your old one?
Using this CD you can install a boot manager.
- Installing a new hard drive? Using this CD you'll be able to easily
setup and even resize partitions.
- Bought a new computer and want to thoroughly test it before the return
period ends? Using this CD you can thoroughly "burn in" the computer
and check for the most common hardware problems.
- and much more...
When you boot up
from the CD,
to run. This CD is useful for people of all skill levels,
but you will need to exercise good judgement and use the applications
The people at Ultimate Boot
CD.com have generously allowed us to redistribute their amazing
diagnostic/recovery CD. For more information about their project
and/or to directly download the software from them, please visit
their site. Want to know more, consult the Ultimate Boot CD FAQ.
Boot CD (Full)
This CD contains updated versions of all tools
found in previous releases and even adds a few more.
this CD contains the powerful recovery environment INSERT,
a Linux distribution based on Knoppix.
INSERT contains many utilities, such as the
ability to mount most filesystems (including NTFS(rw) via Captive),
ssh and sshfs which allows you to mount a filesystem over ssh,
Samba client and server, IDS and testing tools such as Nessus
and Snort, Rdesktop to remote control Windows servers, VNC,
Qtparted for re-partitioning, iptables, and Monkey webserver
a few of the tools found on the UBCD version of INSERT. In
addition, UBCD Insert also supports modules which can be found at SourceForge that contain several more tools.