GSmartControl Linux / Windows / Unix GUI Tool To Test Hard Disk Health

by on July 10, 2012 · 0 comments· LAST UPDATED July 10, 2012

Fig.04: GSmartControl in action

GSmartControl - Hard disk drive health inspection tool.

GSmartControl is a graphical user interface for smartctl (from smartmontools package, see, which is a tool for querying and controlling SMART (Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting Technology) data on modern hard disk drives. It allows you to inspect the drive's SMART data to determine its health, as well as run various tests on it.

Note: Only ATA drives (both PATA and SATA) and various USB to ATA bridges are supported for now.

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