(for various DOS versions, including FreeDOS
TAFT is an ATA (IDE) forensics tool that communicates directly with the ATA controller. It can retrieve various information about a hard disk, as well as look at and change the HPA and DCO settings.
Download the exe file and copy it to a DOS boot floppy. Boot from the floppy and run the tool.
Q: When I run TAFT in Windows it just hangs after I make a menu selection. How come?
A: You must boot from a DOS floppy and run TAFT from there.
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