PaderExplorer – Access, view and save all kind of Linux and Mac media from your Windows PC.

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  • Access media from all kind of computers and operating systems: Mac, Linux, Windows
  • No access restrictions. No user access rights needed to read any file or folder.
  • Explore, view and save files from all kind of file systems: FAT12/16/32, ExFAT, NTFS, ReFS, HFS+, ReiserFS, Ex2/3/4, XFS, ZFS, JFS, ISO9660
  • All kind of media are supported: hard disks, memory cards, CD/DVD, disk image files (ISO, RAW, VMDK)
  • Create your own disk images files from all kind of media

A versatile multi filesystem explorer for power users, administrators and forensic investigators supporting all kind of digital media.

Supported file systems



System requirements:
PC: Windows XP,Vista,7,8,10 or higher

DEMO version restriction: You can save up to 3 files in the DEMO version.

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This software is licensed, not sold or owned. Grau GmbH grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable license to use this software. You may not redistribute the software (neither on any website or any server or somewhere else). You may not use this software to establish an online service with it. You may use Single-user licenses only for a single user. You accept the license by downloading this software. EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT, THE PROGRAM IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.


Step 1: Download, extract and run

  • Download the PaderExplorer software archive (.zip), and extract the downloaded archive:
    PC: right-click the downloaded .zip file in Windows Explorer, and choose ‘Extract all…’. Then go into the extracted folder.
  • Run the PaderExplorer software:
    Double-click the file ‘PaderExplorer.exe’. On some systems, it just shows ‘PaderExplorer‘. That’s the executable to run.
    Important note for Windows 10: You may have to allow run (right-click on executable->Properties->allow):
    win10_allow_startAlternatively, you can disable SmartScreen via ‘Control Panel->System and Security->Action Center->Change Windows SmartScreen settings->Don’t do anything (turn off Windows SmartScreen)’.

Step 2: Choose your media volume


Step 3: Save your files from the media



  • Always try before you buy! Please download and try the software to make sure that it meets your needs before buying a license.
  • As with all online software sales, there are NO REFUNDS!
  • For non-EURO: The price is converted into your currency at the current rate during the purchase process.
  • You’ll get an invoice (.PDF file with VAT/MwSt details) directly after purchasing (NOTE: Always check your E-Mail SPAM folder!)
  • VAT for EU companies: We always add VAT to our invoices! (you CANNOT have a VAT-deducted invoice from us, you accept this with your purchase)
  • Important! Before purchasing, start the downloaded software and look for the request number (10-digit code: XXXXXXXXXX) and write it down. You’ll need that number directly after the purchase!
    After purchasing, you are automatically redirected to get the activation code to unlock the software. A few minutes later, you’ll automatically get a link for the activation code via email too. If for some reason this doesn’t work, send us an e-mail (including your request number that you can find in the software).
    NOTE: Google email (gmail) often needs 2-3 days for transmission – do not use gmail if you need a quick answer!
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Single-user license for private-use only: 19 EUR (+VAT/MwSt for Germany and EU countries)

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Single-user license for commercial-use: 39 EUR (+VAT/MwSt for Germany and EU countries)

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