Advanced BKF Repair


Advanced BKF Repair


Advanced BKF Repair (ABR) is the best tool to repair corrupt Microsoft backup(BKF) files. It will scan the BKF files and recover your data in them as much as possible, so to minimize the loss in file corruption.

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Best Price/Performance Ratio among All Competitors
Recovery rate is the most important criterion of a BKF recovery product. Based on our comprehensive tests, Advanced BKF Repair has the best recovery rate, same as Recovery for Backup, and better than any other competitors in the market! As the price of Advanced BKF Repair is much more cheaper than that of Recovery for Backup, our product Advanced BKF Repair has the best price/performance ratio.
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Main Features in Advanced BKF Repair 
  • Support to repair Microsoft Backup(BKF) files created with Windows 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, 2003 Server, Vista, 2008 Server backup utilities.
  • Support to repair BKF files created with Backup Exec by VERITAS Software, under NT, Netware, OS/2 or Macintosh.
  • Support to recover dataset, volume, folder structure and files in BKF archive.
  • Can be used as a computer forensic tool and electronic discovery(or e-discovery, eDiscovery) tool.
  • Support to repair BKF files on corrupted medias, such as floppy disks, Zip disks, CDROMs, etc.
  • Support to repair a batch of Microsoft Backup files.
  • Supports to recover multi-dataset and multi-volume BKF archives.
  • Support to repair BKF files as large as 16777216 TB (i.e. 17179869184 GB).
  • No administrator privileges are required to restore BKF files.
  • Support to find and select the BKF files to be repaired on the local computer.
  • Support integration with Windows Explorer, so you can repair a Microsoft Backup file with the context menu of Windows Explorer easily.
  • Support drag & drop operation.
  • Support command line parameters.
Using Advanced BKF Repair to Recover Damaged MS Backup Files
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When your Microsoft backup files(.bkf files) are damaged or corrupt due to various reasons and you cannot restore them correctly, you can use Advanced BKF Repair to scan the .bkf files and recover the data from them as much as possible.
Step 1
Start Advanced BKF Repair.
Note: Before recovering damaged or corrupt Microsoft bkf file with Advanced BKF Repair, please close Microsoft Backup Utility and any other applications that may modify the bkf file.
Step 2
Select the damaged or corrupt Microsoft bkf file to be repaired:
Select BKF File to be Repaired
You can input the bkf file name directly or click Browse for Source BKF File button to browse and select the file.
Step 3
By default, Advanced BKF Repair will recover the items in the bkf file and save them into a directory xxxx_recovered, where xxxx is the source bkf file name. For example, for file Damaged.bkf , the default output directory will be Damaged_recovered. If you want to use another name, then please select or set it accordingly:
Select Output Directory
You can input the directory name directly or click Browse for Output Directory button to browse and select the directory.
Step 4
Click "Start Repair" button, Advanced BKF Repair will start scanning and repairing the source bkf file. Progress bar Process Barwill indicate the repair progress.
After the repair process, if the source bkf file can be repaired successfully, you will see a messagebox like this:
Message Box
Step 5
Now you can open the directory Damaged_recovered containing all the recovered items in the bkf file.
Note: The demo version will display the following messagebox to show the success of the recovery:
Demo Version Message Box
where you can click "Show Recovery Report" button to see a detailed report of every recoverable file in the BKF file, including the file name, file size, as well as the data set, volume, and directory the file belongs to, like this:
Recovery Report
According to the report, you can know whether Advanced BKF Repair can recover your bkf file. However, the demo version will not save the recovered files.
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