Do you know what's hiding on your computer?

Find out with the award-winning, PCFerret

PCFerret has been designed to find things on a PC which may be difficult to find, undesirable or intentionally hidden. PCFerret is an ideal tool for parents, schools and businesses alike. It’s easy to use and the award-winning user interface makes it suitable for both the computer novice and the IT professional.

Here’s what people are saying about PCFerret

Novices are the ones who will surely appreciate the intuitive and user-friendly graphic interface of the utility, as they will not need to search through various menus and windows so as to get the system information they require ...

So, whether you need detailed information about hardware components or a report like mentioned before, here you have a dedicated solution providing you an easy-to-use graphical interface. As such, this utility is suitable for any type of users ...

PCFerret is easy to use, provides lots of useful functionality. I don’t see what’s not to like about it ...

PCFerret is a powerful system information viewer that allows you to get details about hidden data in addition to performing other tasks ...

All-in-all, PCFerret is a very interesting system diagnostics tool which takes a completely different approach compared to what we’ve seen in the past decade and good to have not just for its diagnostic tools, but also for the growing list of free modules available ...

The program uses well-tested algorithms to find hidden data stored in your computer and gives you the accurate and reliable results ...

PCFerret sports an easy-to-read layout which offers at-a-glance information about your system and files. The password generator is powerful and speedy. You may also search for specific files throughout your computer, generate hash values, detect ADS, and check out if Tor Browser is installed on a target system ...

Now finding hidden data on your computer is only a couple clicks away ...

Some of PCFerret’s Features

Check Mark Quick System Report

Check Mark Detailed System Report

Check Mark Strong Password Generator

Check Mark Reboot Operations Report (?)

Check Mark Alternate Data Stream (ADS) Analysis (?)

Check Mark File Analysis Module

Check Mark Find File By Type (Content)

Check Mark Browser Cache Media Detection

Check Mark Browser Cache URL Extraction

Check Mark MD5 / SHA Hash Generation Tool

Check Mark Windows Events, Error Tool

Check Mark Tor Browser Detection

Check Mark PCFerret Clean Uninstall Tool

Check Mark Windows Vista, 7, 8 & 10 compatible

Check Mark Integrated context-sensitive help

Check Mark PCFerret Pro is constantly updated

Check Mark Digitally Signed for added security

Check Mark Full details on our Features page

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What Can PCFerret Find On A Computer?

PCFerret allows you to …

Discover video and image files found in browser caches, for specified users:

Video and Image Search Controls

Find and extract URLs from browser caches and view color coded report entries based on user defined key words, for specified users:

URL Search Controls

You can search for files which have accidentally had their file suffix changed, or when someone has intentionally changed the suffix in order to hide the data. Among other files, PCFerret can find video, image, PDF and Microsoft Office Suite files. PCFerret uses proprietary, well tested algorithms in order to find lost or obfuscated files on your PC, leading to much more accurate and reliable search results:

Available Selections for Finding Files By Type

Alternate Data Streams (ADS) can be viewed, deleted or separated from the file it is attached to. Suspicious entries are highlighted in the report:

ADS Search Options

For additional information on these features and for more features, please see our Features Page.

Quick Additional Feature Guide

System Details Reports

MD5 / SHA Hash Generation Tool

Windows Events Error and Warnings Tool

PCFerret Clean Uninstall

Tor Browser Detection (what is this?)

Fully integrated help system which does not require Internet access in order to function

User Manual in PDF format

Industry standard installation process which is both fast and simple to use

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No unwanted, additional software (PUP) is installed with PCFerret. For your security, PCFerret is digitally signed.