Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between the Windows and the DOS editions of Active@ Boot Disk?

Active@ Boot Disk (Windows Edition)

Active Boot Disk (DOS Edition)

Active@ Boot Disk Windows edition can boot a system into a Windows lite environment. This provides a graphical user interface allowing use of the keyboard and mouse. Key component programs and additional utilities are included such as:

  • Active@ Disk Image
  • Active@ File Recovery
  • Active@ Partition Recovery
  • Active@ KillDisk
  • Active@ Password Changer
  • Active@ Hex Editor
  • Active@ Partition Manager
  • Active@ CD/DVD Data Burner
  • Active@ Disk Monitor

Additional utilities include:

Active@ Boot Disk DOS edition can boot a system into DOS mode. This provides a character based DOS screen allowing you to use the keyboard arrows to select the component you wish to run. The various components are:

  • Active@ UNERASER
  • Active@ Partition Recovery
  • Active@ KillDisk
  • Active@ Disk Image
  • Active@ Password Changer
  • Active@ NTFS Reader

Each component runs in DOS mode which has low memory requirements convenient for systems with little RAM.