Quick Scan: See how effective NXPowerlite will be on your data

Find out how much space you could save by optimizing your files. A preliminary scan takes just minutes on a typical server.

Quick Scan will generate a detailed report by scanning your content and comparing it with average reductions from our other customers to quickly estimate how much storage could be reclaimed using NXPowerLite. 

We recommend running this scan over all the data on your server(s).

  Quick Scan is completely read-only - no files will be changed by running the scan.

Installing and using NXPowerLite Quick Scan tool

Step 1:  Download the Quick Scan installer

  Installed NXPowerLite for File Servers already? Quick scan is included and can be accessed from the tools menu 

Step 2: Install and double-click the shortcut to run the software

Step 3: Ensure the user that is running the software has Read access to all the data on all of the servers/drives you wish to scan.

Step 4: Click the 'Add Folder...' option in the 'File' menu item.

Step 5: Press the 'Scan' button and let the scan complete (approx. scan speed 2-4 TB an hour).

Step 6: Review the report and marvel at the results! Now read the other NXPowerLite for File Servers evaluation recommendations.

Useful Links:

How to scan multiple servers or drives with UNC paths


  The results Quick Scan reports will be affected if NXPowerLite for File Servers has already processed data in some or all configured folders. Quick Scan cannot distinguish files that have already been optimized by NXPowerLite and are unlikely to reduce further.

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