KillDisk supports displaying SMART information pertaining to the disks it sees. This is done simply by navigating to the file menu bar and selecting. This will open the SMART Monitor window shown below.
Figure: SMART Monitor
The SMART Monitor displays a list of all discovered disks and shows the SMART information next to them in table format. The following SMART information is shown as separate columns:
In the Settings drop-down menu on a toolbar, these are the parameters that can be configured:
The SMART monitor can either be refreshed manually or run to keep the information current. To run the SMART monitor, simply click the Start button in the action toolbar. To pause or stop auto-refreshing sequence click Pause or Stop buttons in view's toolbar respectively.
SMART Monitoring is a process that requires a lot of resources. It can slow down erase/wipe/examine process significantly. We advise you to avoid querying SMART information very often.