You may have sometimes encountered a problem where your system has shut down without any evident reason. There is no need to worry, if you have the system recovery tools installed on your PC. There are a huge variety of such tools on the internet. And you don’t need to depend on your hardware person or even your vendor. Most of them are downloadable and free.
SuperDuper is one of the best among all the tools meant for system recovery. It has the ability to make a completely bootable back up. Isn’t that great? It’s not just great but is effortless. It works fabulously on Mac machines as well as those having Intel processors. In case your system is just not working even after installing the latest updates, then SuperDuper will come in handy. It makes a copy of the entire system, making it easier for the system to recover, as all important files have been saved by the software. It’s easy to understand because of the friendly user interface.
The Ultimate Boot CD is another system recovery software in which you can use diagnostic tools from your CD drives. Only one bootable CD can be used for consolidating all the diagnostic tools. It can be downloaded free of cost. There are many tools included in the ultimate boot CD and some of them are peripheral tools, tools to store CPU and system information. It has tools for BIOS, hard disk, partition, and many more.
KNOPPIX is a CD which is bootable from your system and has GNU/Linux software. It can detect the system hardware on its own. It is compatible with most of the hardware used in a system, such as the sound cards, USB and most of the other devices. No installation is required on the system as it is independent of the system on which it is plugged in to boot. Its free version is of 700mb and it is an open source CD meant for Linux OS.
System Information for Windows is one such tool which saves every information of your PC, this includes all the settings. It goes a step further to display the information in a readable manner, which makes it very easy to understand and follow. It can present and save a .txt or an html file and can be run for inventory tracking. It is a portable tool. It can be run on Windows 7 / Vista / Windows XP and many other clients while the Windows server 2008 and Windows server 2003 are servers which are compatible with it.