Recovery Explorer Professional is a sophisticated utility for effective data recovery from a wide variety of file systems and storage technologies, encrypted volumes, RAID of various complexity as well as in-depth analysis and editing of raw data.
Version: 8.17Recovery Explorer Professional is a feature-packed software application for access and recovery of files in various cases of data loss or file system damage, easy comprehensible for both technical experts and home users.
License: Free To Try $199.95
Operating System: Windows
The software works with a broad set of devices, including RAID of various complexity, and supports a wide variety of file systems: FAT32 / exFAT / NTFS / ReFS / ReFS3 of Windows, HFS+/APFS file systems of macOS, Ext2 / Ext3 / Ext4, UFS / UFS2, Adaptec UFS, big-endian UFS, XFS, ReiserFS, JFS, Btrfs, F2FS of Linux, ZFS of SUN / FreeNAS and VMFS / VMFS6 of VMware.
In addition to physical storages and various disk images, the program handles virtual disks of VMware, Hyper-V, QEMU, XEN, VirtualBox and Parallels.
What is more, the utility incorporates embedded decryption techniques for BitLocker, LUKS, TrueCrypt, VeraCrypt, eCryptFS, Apple FileVault 2 and encrypted APFS, which make use of the available password or decryption key and allow restoring files from an encrypted device like from one utilizing no encryption.
MS Storage Spaces, Windows dynamic disks, Apple Core Storage, mdadm, LVM with thin provisioning Btrfs-RAID, Drobo BeyondRAID and RAID-Z volumes are automatically detected by the software for further data recovery or access to files. Besides, the application can boast a wide variety of tools for low-level analysis of data consistency and manual editing of contents of disks, partitions or files in the hexadecimal mode.
Operations management is enhanced with the help of separate tabs for each tool as well as the opportunity to preview the files to be recovered.
Recovery Explorer Professional can be also used to handle failing drives with definition of parameters as to the access and usage of the device, and the possibility to read out the storage only once and save the processed data to a sparse image file.
Version 8.17: * Added support of Intel IMSM NV Cache (SRT, Optane Memory) technology; * Added experimental 'read' support of AFF4 image files format; * DDF RAID50/RAID60: fixed pattern for LSI/Intel, added support for Adaptec (5805); * Support of DDF1.2 metadata for Marvell 88SE92xx;
Version 8.15: * Added support of DDF and ARECA RAID metadata formats; * Support of RAID6 on 3 drives as this configuration is allowed on some controllers; * Added separate Adaptec RAID5EE configuration to RAID builder; * Enabled possibility to open multiple 'New RAID' tabs;
Version 8.13: * WD MyCloud storages: - Added indication of MyCloud volumes; - Added support of newer metadata format (version 156); - Type of file system transformation is set for them as 'MyCloud' by default;
Version 8.12: * Updated RAID builder dialog: - Added support of selecting multiple components for 'bulk operations'; - Support of 'Move', 'Remove', 'Edit size' and 'Revert size' via 'bulk operations'; * ReFS3: fixed several compatibility issues (support of resident and named pointers); ...