When your System goes down hard, and you need a quick and easy way to restore your data, look no further than RESCUE-RANGER. It can restore your system to its previous state, without losing valuable time on a full operating system reinstall. RESCUE-RANGER remembers your hard-drive's previous configuration and can rebuild it, allowing you to get your system back up, and get it up fast.



  • USB Bootable Drive Support (2.4 & 2.6 Kernels)
  • Support for FreeBSD 4.x / 5.x / 6.x
  • Support for SCO OpenServer 6 *NOTICE*
  • Supports Mandrake 10.1 and Novell SuSE 9.x and greater!
  • See OS Support Table
  • VXFS & XFS Filesystem Support!
  • Added SSH Support!
  • Supports LVM1/2 *NOTICE*


  • Automatically Rebuilds your Previous Hard Drive configuration.
  • Creates Bootable CD-R/RW and DVD-RAM or .ISO image
  • Works with your LONE-TAR Backups, to get your system current, fast.
  • No "Image" backups required, uses your Live LONE-TAR Master Backups.
  • Full-Featured system tools for migrating to different Hardware.


  • Easy to use Menu Interface, makes restoring your system a snap!
  • Fully Automated Restore, just a few keystrokes, and your system is on the road to recovery.
  • Full Network and Modem support, to repair a system remotely.

Unmatched Support:

  • 24x7 System Crash Support by our Award Winning Technical Team.
  • Friendly and knowledgeable technicians available to assist in any type of system crash situation.
  • Free 1 Year Support on all LONE-TAR purchases and Upgrades.
  • Extendable Support contracts, to help ensure that your system is covered, all the time.

Linux Support:

RESCUE-RANGER has been tested and is officially supported on the following versions of Linux.

See OS Support Table (Updated October 10, 2009)

  • RedHat Linux 7.3 & greater
  • RedHat Enterprise 5 - 5.3
  • RedHat Enterprise 4 - 4.8
  • Novell SuSe 9.x
  • Novell SuSe 10.x
  • CentOS 5 - 5.3
  • CentOS 4 - 4.8

RESCUE-RANGER has been tested and is semi supported on the following versions of Linux.

  • Fedora 5 & greater
  • Ubuntu 7 & greater
  • OpenSuSe 9 & greater

*NOTICE* - SCO OpenServer 6 RR only supports Fully-Automated restores!  

*NOTICE* - LVM is only supported during the Fully Automated Restore.
It is not supported from the Guided Step by Step or the Utility Menu Functions!