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Active@ Disk Image

Active@ Disk Image creates an exact copy of entire computer or selected disks and restores them from backup in case of hardware failure or data corruption

Last update: Active@ Disk Image 7

May 12, 2015

  • Progress displayed on the TaskBar icon
  • Scheduled Running task Progress can be monitored
  • User interface & performance improvements
  • Active@ Boot Disk switched to WinPE 5.1 64-bit (x64) base which performs faster & optimizes RAM usage
  • Active@ Boot Disk now being able to boot the latest UEFI Secure Boot systems
Version Date Changes
7 05/12/2015
  • Progress displayed on the TaskBar icon
  • Scheduled Running task Progress can be monitored
  • User interface & performance improvements
  • Active@ Boot Disk switched to WinPE 5.1 64-bit (x64) base which performs faster & optimizes RAM usage
  • Active@ Boot Disk now being able to boot the latest UEFI Secure Boot systems
6.0.2 04/01/2014
  • Added support for SMTP servers not requiring authentications
  • Minor GUI fix
5.6.2 12/30/2013
  • Fully supported disks 4096 bytes sectors (ADI & RAW images)
  • Windows 8.1 backup/restore support with BCD correction
  • Added German translation
5.5.2 06/28/2013
  • Multi-language support (English, French, Portuguese, Spanish). Installation & Boot Disk Creator as well.
  • Active@ Virtual Disk (RAW & ADI images can be mounted and visible in Windows Explorer, read-only mode)
  • Minor improvements
5.4.2 01/02/2013
  • Freeware and Trial packages
  • Added Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 to the list of recognized OSes
  • Registry path changed from Active Disk Image 3.0 to Active Disk Image
  • Prevents Windows 8 to go to sleep if a disk image activity (create, restore, verify) is performed
  • Added to the log indication whether original partition size is preserved when restoring a disk
  • Fixed: Restoring an image of the whole disk might cause error in creating of partition
  • Pro version: Latest Boot Disk Creator includes Network pre-configuration and security features
  • Pro version: Latest Boot Disk Utilities, Documentation & Virtual Keyboard added
5.3.1 09/26/2012
  • Generic uncompressed raw images support
  • Editing scheduled tasks
  • Pre- and post-execution commands for scheduled tasks
  • Changed: Partitions are now created aligned to 4K boundary for improved performance on SSD disks
  • Fixed: DIM crashes when creating a RAW image of not initialized disk
  • Boot Disk – also contains all latest improvements:
    - Driver's Packs for Medis Storages/USB/Networks
    - Updated browser and other utilities
5.2.5 12/22/2011
  • Performance increased up to 150% on multi-core systems
  • Fixed: Scheduled tasks don't send notifications when running under system account
  • Fixed: Error 3 while creating a raw image of dynamic drive
  • Fixed: RAW image for Vista bug
  • Boot Disk latest utils & latest BootDiscCreator
5.1 08/11/2011
  • New: Added image verification after creating an image
  • New: Added shutdown option after creating an image
  • New: E-mail notifications
  • New: Starter Edition
5.0 04/09/2011
  • New: Added scripting support
  • New: Image encryption
4.2.4 11/01/2010
  • New 4.2.4 version of Active@ Disk Image has more features. Copy Disk to Disk feature (direct copying partitions with resizing). Scheduled incremental backups support (Pro version). Incremental backup of unknown file systems is supported.