Evaluating Your Options After a Hard Disk Crash Every hard disk eventually fails and Murphy’s law dictates that the odds of a hard disk failing increase dramatically if the drives contents have not been backed up. So what can you do if a disk filled with irreplaceable data fails and you don’t have a backup? The first thing that you will need to do is... Read More
Long Term Data Storage Although the Cloud can be very handy to store your data, it is much too expensive and risky for long term data storage. Many companies that have Cloud services offer their customers some “free” space for their data, but there is always a catch. Most of the time, companies give a very small amount of space and then additional space comes... Read More
Enhance the Sound on Your Computer Have you ever wanted to improve the sound quality of your computer? Or wondered if you could lower your notification sounds, while keeping your music at the same level? Well, now you can for FREE! Hear is sound enhancement software that greatly improves the sound quality from your headphones, internal or external speakers. Hear runs on both Macs and PCs and... Read More
Removing Your Digital Identity from an Old Computer It seems that hardly a day goes by when we don’t hear some sort of identity theft related horror story on the news. Often times these stories are related to some huge corporation’s computers being hacked thereby exposing customer’s credit card numbers and other personal data. While there is no denying the problems caused by these sorts... Read More
Drive Genius 4.1 Release Today we will be releasing an Update for Drive Genius 4, to update to version 4.1. This Update was to improve some of the existing features as well as an update to the user interface for a few of the tools. The main change with this newest update is the introduction of the initialize disk tool. The Initialize Tool will allow the... Read More
Why Prosoft is the Expert for Wiping Software Here at Prosoft we are experts in file recovery. We know just how files are saved to your drive, and how the process behind recovering deleted files from a drive is done. This has also made us the experts on how to securely erase a file to the point that no other recovery software or service will be able to... Read More
Prosoft Engineering announced the release of CleanExit, a hard drive wiping software that is simple, fast and easy to use and works on both Macs and PCs. Identity theft is a problem – don’t make it your problem. CleanExit securely and permanently deletes all files from any type of hard drive, flash-based drive or camera media card making the files permanently unrecoverable. CleanExit writes over all...
There are many reasons for doing a drive clone. The most important and common is for is for backup purposes. Secondly, is for users looking to upgrade to a new and larger hard drive and migrate their files. If you simply drag the files over the drive will no longer be bootable therefor a clone is your best option. Data Rescue 4, hard drive...
Recovering Files From a Non-Booting Internal Hard Drive When your Mac’s hard drive is unable to be booted or accessed it can be a tragedy, especially if some of your most precious memories including pictures, videos, and documents are located on the internal drive of the Mac. You may try using classic options to fix it, including booting to the recovery partition and using the...
Speed Up Your Older Mac with Drive Genius 3 Prosoft Engineering released Drive Genius 4 in the very end of 2014. The newest version is compatible with the latest versions of Mac OS (10.8 and newer), and has added the BootWell Technology to assist users in getting a secondary startup drive to defrag their internal drives as well as other new enhancements. Prosoft Engineering is... Read More