SysTools E01 Viewer

Free Viewer to Forensically Examine .E01 Files

  • Examine, Read & Search within .E01 Image Files
  • Standalone tool to Mount & Explore Multiple .E01 Image Files
  • In depth analysis of email data files within E01: OST, PST & EDB file
  • Examine E01 file created by FTK Imager, Encase Disk Imager

List of Key Features in SysTools E01 File Viewer

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Open & Mount E01 File

E01 Viewer allows you to open and view multiple .e01 files. This software will help you to open and preview three types of files: EDB / OST and PST files present in any .E01 image file. You can also add multiple E01 files and preview its content.


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Preview E01 File Items with attributes

In order to add E01 file, you need to scan it first. Once E01 file get scanned, all items within the file will be loaded and you can view the items with its properties like: Type of file, File Name, File path, created date and size in MB.


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Scan & Load E01 Files in Batch

The E01 File Viewer allows you to add folder having multiple E01 files and its segments like E01, E02, E03 etc. Besides this; the software will load all the E01 files present in that folder, simultaneously. Also, you can view the status of file being scanning or as scanned. Once the scanning finishes, you can view all the E01 files at once. Also, the software will save previously scanned data, so you do not need to scan the same file every time you open it.


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Preview OST / PST / EDB File

E01 Viewer will scan and load all the EDB / PST or OST file found within an E01 file. Now, if you further need to view the content inside each file then click on View content. For each file type there is an in-built viewer available; like:


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MS Outlook OST File Viewer

After loading the OST file; present inside an E01 file, you can further preview its components. For this, you only need to click on view content button and software will launch the built-in OST file viewer. The selected OST files will get automatically scanned and loaded. Further, you can perform various operations like viewing other items such as contacts, calendars, emails, attachments.ost file viewer


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MS Outlook PST File Viewer

After finishing the E01 file scan, all the available PST files present inside the E01 file will get listed. But, if you want to view the data inside PST file then software provides you with an Outlook PST Viewer for the same. This is an in-built application and will help you in scanning & previewing PST file data. You can open and view multiple Outlook PST files at once.pst file viewer


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EDB File Viewer to Open EDB File

Once E01 Viewer lists all the EDB files available, you can further view content of these file by using the in-built EDB file viewer. This EDB Viewer is a standalone utility to open, view and examine EDB file mailboxes and its components like: emails, attachments, contacts, calendars, tasks, etc. edb file viewer


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Windows Style File Search Option

The E01 file viewer tool is equipped with a searching option which resembles the one in Windows search. Using this you can use any text or term or file extensions to search data within the folders. Also, it is possible to set a specific date range with "From" and "To" dates and search emails falling within the specified date range.


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Preview all Image Partitions

E01 file may contain the replica image of any system’s logical or physical hard drive. Now, you are opening an E01 file with E01 Viewer, having the complete image of system’s logical drive. Software will show all the partitions and content in its original format.


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Load Selective Files

Selective E01 files can be loaded on the software according to users’ convenience and requirement. Using Add File option you can get the desired E01 file loaded on the software and perform analysis of its contents and searches within its components.


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Step 1: Install & Launch
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Step 2: Scan and Preview
View in PST / EDB or OST files
Step 3: Click on View Content Button
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Size:11.3 MB Version: 2.0

Trial Limitations

Trial version of E01 Viewer software preview the content of OST, EDB and PST Files.

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System Specifications

  • Hard Disk Space: 15 MB of free hard disk space
Frequently Asked Question
What is E01?

E01 file is an EnCase Forensic Image file of disk (both logical & physical), CD, DVD or other portable devices. It is created by EnCase, FTK Imager and other forensic tools. Most forensic users create E01 to prevent unauthorized access of their data.read more

Can I run this tool on my Windows 8 computer?

Yes, being a Windows based utility it is compatible with all versions of Windows.

Is this software totally free of cost or do I have to pay after one time use?

Yes, software is absolutely free of cost and you don't need to pay any charge for it.

Can I add multiple E01 files at a time?
I have 20 .e01 image files of variant sizes. Can I add them together in the tool for viewing them? Adding files one by one is not convenient enough.

Yes, you can add multiple E01 files at once. You just need to create a folder having all E01 files in it and simply select Folder option during browse (Click Here to See Option) . The tool will then process all of them and will give preview for each.

I have an E01 file created by EnCase Forensic tool. Will software support it?

Yes, software supports E01 files created by EnCase, FTK Imager and other digital forensic imaging tools.

Will software help me to get preview of corrupted E01 file?

Yes, software will give preview of corrupt E01 file through scanning each of its sectors and removing the corruption.

What Clients Say

E01 Viewer program proved to be helpful as the disk for which E01 was created; belonged to a marketing firm and most of the data it included was mailbox file i.e. EDB and OST. We were able to successfully analyze the E01 file as well as search & preview EDB & OST files within with the search facility and inbuilt viewer.end

— Jason Clark, US

With the help of inbuilt PST Viewer program our analysis team conveniently got the view of all contents stored within E01 as well as PST file and its components in it. Search facility also was quite helpful as being a disk image it consisted of an enormous amount of data within.end

— Sandra Kunis, Italy

SysTools E01 File Viewer? Why to Upgrade

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Supports Multiple Files

The qualities of E01 Viewer are carried forward to the viewer pro tool in an advanced manner. You can view emails of three file types: Offline Data File, Outlook Data File, and Exchange Database on the software panel and not an inbuilt setup.


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Extract & Save As PDF

You get the option to extract and save emails from scanned files of the E01 forensic image file. Emails scanned from the scanned from E01 can be each saved as an individual Portable Document Format file.


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Naming Convention

Each message saved as a single Portable Document Format file can be saved with a desired naming pattern. You can choose from message subject, date, sender, or a combination of all to name the output PDF files with.


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Multiple Export Settings

There are a number of export options provided by the Viewer Pro for E01 file. You can choose to maintain the hierarchical order of folder, create a top folder, exclude the duplicate messages, or apply PDF settings (formatting, layout, etc.).


Upgrade to PRO Edition

Upgrade to E01 Viewer Pro for Advance Search Option and Export In Multiple File Formats


Features FREE Version FULL Version
Add E01 File
Auto Scan Mode
Preview E01 Files
View E01 with Attachments
Windows 8 & All Other Previous Windows Version Supported
Support Multiple Email Files
Advance Search within Files
Save & Export in Multiple File Formats
Cost FREE $99