Stellar Drive Toolbox

Macworld Australia Staff
8 November, 2013
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Stellar Drive Toolbox

Link to: Stellar Drive Toolbox

Category:
Utilities

Developer:
Stellar Data Recovery

Compatibility:

Mac OS X

Age Rating:  4+

 $50 (coupon offer); $434


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App Guide

Stellar Drive Toolbox from Stellar Data Recovery is a series of utilities designed to optimise and boost the performance of your Mac.

The pack includes 14 utilities which, according to Stellar Data Recovery, enable users to “repair corrupt Mac volumes, resize Mac volumes without data loss, wipe unwanted data beyond recovery, monitor Mac hard drives, finds large files and duplicates, and do many other tasks to improve your experience with your Mac”.

The bundle features a number of utilities to increase and analyse the health and performance of your Mac. They include:

Drive Monitor – which seeks to warn users over any potential hard drive failures.

Smart Finder – displays the content of a folder or a drive to aid you sort and find data on your Mac.

Benchmark – allows users to examine the speed of their hard drive by carrying out a number of performance tests.

SpeedUp Mac – cleans and speeds up a Mac by removing files, plug-ins, widgets and applications that are no longer required.

Wipe – permanently removes data from a Mac. This could include personal, unwanted or sensitive data.

Drive Defrag – optimises a Mac by sorting out used and free space in hard drives and volumes.

Volume Repair – searches for and fixes corrupt volumes.

Drive Clone – creates a duplicate of a drive or region as a backup in case an emergency occurs.

Partition Manager – the manager allows users to create, delete, format and resize drive partitions.

Drive Intialize – the module lets users format Mac drives and create HFS+ and FAT 32.

Raw Data Editor – repairs minor corruptions to volumes by altering the structure.

Shield – the utility records a scheduled backup of a hard drive to aid in data recovery.

Data Encryptor – encrypts and hides files from those without permission.

Smart Mac Care– enables users to schedule the SpeedUp Mac, Wipe, Drive Monitor, Volume Repair and Shield utilities.

 

The Drive Clone utility can copy an image of a drive as a backup

 

 

 

Drive Toolbox is available to Macworld Australia readers for $50, a saving of $384, up until 10 Dec. Click here and enter the following promo code: MWAU13.

As with all software of this nature, we recommend you complete a full backup before use in the event that data is lost or damaged.

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