Published October 3, 2011 by Download Software
The Parted Magic OS employs core programs of GParted and Parted to handle partitioning tasks with ease, while featuring other useful programs (e.g. Partition Image, TestDisk, fdisk, sfdisk, dd, and ddrescue) and an excellent set of documentation to benefit the user. An extensive collection of fileystem tools are also included, as Parted Magic supports the following: ext2, ext3, ext4, fat16, fat32, hfs, hfs+, jfs, linux-swap, ntfs, reiserfs, reiser4, and xfs.
Parted Magic requires at least a PII processor and 400MB of RAM to operate or 128MB in “Live” mode.
- Format internal and external hard drives.
- Move, copy, create, delete, expand & shrink hard drive partitions.
- Clone your hard drive, to create a full backup.
- Test hard drives for impending failure.
- Test memory for bad sectors.
- Benchmark your computer for a performace rating.
- Securely erase your entire hard drive, wiping it clean from all data.
- Gives access to non-booting systems allowing you to rescue important data.
- Runs from the CD, no install required.
Note: This download is an .iso file that needs to be burned to CD/DVD. Once burned to CD/DVD, users must boot their PC from CD/DVD drive.
- Operating System: Windows All Version
- Language: English-US
- License: Open Source
- Author: Parted Magic
- Bugs fixed: Adding luxi fonts fixed issues with international languages not being displayed properly in GTK apps, delete key works.
- Updated programs: linux-3.0.4, atk-1.32.0, gdk-pixbuf-2.23.3, gtk-engines-2.20.2, lxrandr-0.1.2, pygtk-2.22.0, cairo-1.10.2, glib-2.28.6, librsvg-2.32.0, pango-1.28.4, scite228, dbus-glib-0.88, gpicview-0.2.2, lxinput-0.3.1, py2cairo-1.8.10, wicd-1.7.0, dbus-python-0.83.1, gtk+-2.24.4, lxpanel-0.5.8, pygobject-2.26.0, libburn-1.1.4, g4l-v0.37, fdisk-1.2.5, freetype-2.4.4, libpng-1.2.46, libpng-1.4.8, firefox-6.0.2(i486), vte-0.26.2, plpbt-5.0.13, flashrom_0.9.4, unetbootin-linux-555, lftp-4.3.1.
- Added programs: Luxi fonts, pcmanfm-mod-1.2.3, libisofs-1.0.4, xfburn-0.4.3, chntwd (usb110511 added to Extras menu).
- Removed programs: pcmanfm, simpleburn.