SQL Server is product of Microsoft that saves the information, which can be recovered by the utility when it is needed. However, like to other databases, SQL Server database is also disposed to to corruption, which affects in inaccessibility of data existing within the database. Now, here comes the query of users that how to repair corrupt SQL database? One such solution to overcome from this state is to utilize the third party tool, i.e. MDF recovery software, which recovers the inaccessible SQL database. This review deliberates about the same based upon the performed software testing.
MDF recovery software makes easy to retrieve the corrupted MDF and NDF SQL Server database and export it to database of SQL Server. It regains both primary as well as secondary database in exact form. It is programmed in a manner that views all the items of scanned database. It can be accessed on all Windows Operating system.
Versions of MDF Recovery Software
The tool is available in two versions, i.e. Demo & Licensed. Users can choose the desired version of the software accordingly.
- Demo Edition
The Demo version is completely free to access by downloading it from the website of the organization. It is a free edition therefore; it has some limitations that it permits users to view all the retrieved components but cannot save and exports them.
- Licensed edition
It is a paid version of the tool, which can be bought from the official website of the company. It allows users to recover, save, as well as export them into SQL Server Database.
MDF recovery software repair corrupt SQL database (MDF and NDF file) and exports them to database of SQL Server. There are some features of the tool as mentioned:
- Auto detects Edition of Server
Software is programmed in a way to detect Server edition of SQL of MDF and NDF file. Therefore, it is suggested to check the suitable Server edition of SQL manually in case the users are well alert of version of the Server.
- Previews all Data items
The tool gives the preview of all scanned as well as repaired SQL database items such as keys, indexes, tables, column, triggers, tables, functions, and procedures with counting of an item. It makes easier for other users to approve if the resultant contents are same as the original data.
- Access on all Windows Editions
MDF recovery software can be accessed on any Windows based Operating system to repair corrupt SQL database. It supports all edition of Windows such as Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, etc. It is also compatible with both 32-bit and 64-bit Windows version.
- Export Desired Files
The software exports the selected data from MDF and NDF files and stores it. It benefits in saving user’s time and effort as user gets the selective data after repairing corrupt SQL database.
- Perform Quick & Advance Scan
The tool is designed in way that before performing the procedure, it provides two options for scanning of data. Quick scan mode is for corruption of normal database and Advance mode is for server database corruption of file in SQL.
- Supports Advance Data Type
The utility supports the advance data type for executing the database recovery. The software includes sql_variant, hierarchyid, datetimeoffset, Datetime2geography data types. It also supports both ASCII and Unicode XML data types.
MDF recovery software gives numerous essential features for users in performing the recovery of MDF and NDF file. The application supports all Windows version and performs detects the SQL server edition automatically. However, the utility does not allow to recover MDF file in bulk.
After considering the software performance, it can be rated as 9.7/10. Although, the application fails to perform recovery of MDF files in batch. However, it proficiently retrieves highly corrupted files. Moreover, its in-built features are useful for users to repair corrupt MDF file. To sum it up my suggestion for other users is that this MDF recovery software is definitely worth trying.