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S.M.A.R.T. Assistant

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February 2, 2010 6:43:22 AM

S.M.A.R.T. Assistant is freeware utility, designed to monitor the S.M.A.R.T. status and the temperature of a harddrives, as well as manage AAM (Automatic Acoustic Management) and APM (Advanced Power Management) your hard disks.

Link (detail information and download link): http://www.hexy.name/SMARTAssistant.html?en



The program supports monitoring up to 6 hard drives (IDE or SATA, connected in IDE-compatibility mode (not in AHCI mode), does not work with SCSI-drives and RAID-arrays).

In the system tray shows temperature of hard disks in the form of icons with a numeric value:


The attributes of SMART, given their values, flags, and status (for hard disks that are compatible with standard SFF-8035i)



The partition table, stored in the master boot record selected drive

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February 3, 2010 5:38:46 AM

Advantages S.M.A.R.T. Assistant

With the support of the command IOCTL_ATA_PASS_THROUGH possible to customize AAM (Automatic Acoustic Management) and APM (Advanced Power Management) for the selected hard disk.

The temperature of the disc can be displayed with four values: S.M.A.R.T. Temperature
* first value (black numbers) - the temperature of the hard disk (attribute 0xC2)
* second value (blue numbers) - the lowest temperature of the hard drive since the power (attribute 0xBE), not always supported
* third value (red numbers) - the highest temperature of the hard drive since the power (attribute 0xBE), not always supported
* fourth value (black numbers) - the temperature of the hard disk (attribute 0xBE)

The program carries out periodic monitoring of SMART and temeratury hard drive for automatic notification of problems and sending reports and alerts via e-mail via SMTP.

In the system tray shows temperature of hard disks in the form of icons with a numeric value.
A green icon border means the normal state of SMART, red - no.
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