“We ensure that the content of your SQL BAK files is accessible; we have got a smart solution for it.”Managing Director Kernel Data Recovery
Quite a help for the SQL administrators or users who have old SQL BAK files and need to know what's inside it. The most important thing is that though the tool is free, there is no compromise with the quality of features and functions."James UK
A handy tool with a simple and attractive GUI. The design team has done an excellent job. It opens the BAK files of almost all SQL Server versions. Moreover, it can open corrupted BAK files. Great help for SQL Server users. Thanks a lot."Mason Austin
Kernel BAK Viewer tool is integrated with multiple features and services for smart content preview.
Open SQL BAK File BAK Viewer tool allows easy addition of SQL BAK files to the software from the system drive (internal or external) and opens it for users to view its content in detail.
Dual Scan Modes There are two different scanning modes available for the SQL BAK file – Standard Scan and Advanced Scan. The first mode performs quick scanning in all situations. The second one is recommended when the "Out of memory" message appears.
Open Healthy/Corrupt BAK Files This advanced viewer tool opens healthy BAK files readily and performs a quick repair of corrupted BAK files, making the content accessible for the users.
Preview the Entire Content The free viewer tool displays the entire SQL database objects in the BAK file - tables, views, indexes, checks, rules, triggers, primary keys, unique keys, stored procedures, foreign keys, default values, and user data types, including the deleted objects.
Version Selection Options The Free BAK Viewer software offers two modes for selecting SQL Server database version– Automatic selection and Manual selection. You can select either of the options for the SQL Server database addition.
Supports all BAK Files The tool supports all sorts of SQL Server backup file database files - large-sized, from any version or even damaged ones. It offers complete file accessibility and clear database object preview.
Displays UNICODE Characters The Free BAK Viewer tool shows support SQL backup database files having UNICODE characters with complete integrity of objects, structure, and properties.
Support All SQL Server Files The BAK Viewer tool supports all versions, including SQL Server 2019/ 2017/ 2016/ 2014/ 2012/ 2008 R2/ 2008/ 2005/ 2000, Windows 365/ 11/ 10/ 8.1/ 8/ 7/ Vista/ XP/ 2000, & Windows Server 2019/ 2016/ 2012 R2/ 2012/ 2008 R2/ 2008/ 2003 R2/ 2003.
MS SQL Server 2019, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2012, 2008 R2, 2008, 2005, 2000
50 MB of disk space
128 MB Minimum
Intel® Pentium Processor compatible (x86, x64) or equivalent
Windows 365/ 11/ 10/ 8.1/ 8/ 7/ Vista/ XP/ 2000/ 98/ NT and 95, Windows Server 2019/2016/2012/2008 R2/2008/2003 R2/2003
|View BAK files|
|No file size limitations|
|Previews healthy/corrupted files|
|Supports all Windows and SQL Server versions|
|Retrieves BAK files content|
|Retrieves deleted objects|
|The facility of Automatic and Manual selection of SQL Server version|
|Saves selected data items only|
|Save data in another live SQL Server version|
|Saving via Windows and Server Authentication|
|Save recovered data as SQL script in Batch file|
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