Disk Viewer

KillDisk's Disk Viewer allows users to view the contents of connected drives in a Hex Editor view.

Figure: KillDisk's built-in disk viewer with the MBR template

To make it easier to navigate the Hex Editor view, KillDisk also offers a list of templates to help display the organization of the sectors on the disk by colored sections. The above uses the MBR template.

Figure: NTFS boot sector template values

Figure: KillDisk's disk viewer templates

The Disk Viewer also includes a Find feature, for locating specific data in the low-level disk view

Figure: Finding data in the disk viewer

Find what
Input the characters you are searching for in ANSI, Hex or Unicode
Search Direction
If you have an idea of where the data may be located, specify where to search
Search for characters that do not correspond to the Find what parameter
Ignore case
Disables case-sensitivity in the search
Select between regular expressions and wildcards
Per block search
To speed up the search process, if you are familiar with the position of the data in the data block, you may specify a search with an offset or beginning of the object