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Farbar Recovery Scan Tool 17.04.2021.0

Scan your PC for malware damage and potentially fix it

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Farbar Recovery Scan Tool screenshotFarbar Recovery Scan Tool is a complicated yet simple looking piece of software proposed to assist you in identifying and eliminating problems caused by virus infections on your PC.

The program does not need installation in order to work, so you can work with it right away after download, without it leaving any fresh entries in your registry.

Also due to Farbar Recovery Scan Tool's portability, you can simply store and run it from a removable memory device, like an USB stick, taking it with you wherever you may have use for it.

This software will display detailed data about the Windows Registry loading points, driver services, services, known DLLs, drives, Netsvcs entries, and partition specifications. It will also list some critical system files that could be patched by malware.

Farbar Recovery Scan Tool can function in normal or safe mode, depending on your requirements. It can scan your whole system, outputting TXT documents with the results, containing a list of installed applications, restore points, planned tasks, Microsoft Windows accounts, system problems and various others.

Depending on the discovered problems, you can copy the entries from the created log and make a 'Fixlist' TXT, which you can then use through Farbar Recovery Scan Tool, offered that it is placed in the same path.

Moreover, the program can search for particular documents or registry entries on your system, going by a keyword that you input. Also, it can also focus on Shortcut.txt, Drivers MD5, Addition.txt or List BCD.


  • The program can be used in normal boot, safe mode.
  • Lightweight and it doesn't need to be installed.


  • You need some time when browsing the scan results.
  • Not for the everyday user.
Name Farbar Recovery Scan Tool
Version 17.04.2021.0
Developer | see all products from this developer
Product Homepage Farbar Recovery Scan Tool
License Free (Freeware)
Last Week Downloads 5
All Time Downloads 3,057
Filename FRST.exe
Filesize 1.9MB
MD5 Checksum 3CA0D83B4D777162E15CE0C1E0406C5E
OS Support Windows All
Category Utilities

100% CLEAN Certification

BadgeFarbar Recovery Scan Tool has been tested by team against viruses, spyware, adware, trojan, backdoors and was found to be 100% clean. Our editors will recheck this software periodically to assure that it remains clean.


Old Versions

Software Date Added
Farbar Recovery Scan Tool 17.04.2021.0 April 19, 2021 - Latest Version
Farbar Recovery Scan Tool 23.02.2021.0 February 24, 2021
Farbar Recovery Scan Tool 08.02.2021.0 February 09, 2021
Farbar Recovery Scan Tool 03.02.2021.0 February 03, 2021
Farbar Recovery Scan Tool 15.4.2020 April 16, 2020

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