Triage-Investigator® is ADF's award-winning intelligent forensic triage tool designed for field deployment. The software has a proven track record of providing easy and quick access to court defendable evidence to process cases and leveraging investigators to assist forensic labs with rapid collection, analysis, reporting, and managing digital backlogs.


Triage-Investigator® is easy-to-use, easily configurable, supports a wide array of computer hardware, has powerful boot capabilities, is forensically sound, and comes with technical support and regular upgrades.  


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The Best Digital Forensic Platform


Triage-Investigator is designed to work with Digital Evidence Investigator® (DEI) and provide a digital forensic platform where forensic labs can leverage investigators to collect and process data and analyze computers and digital devices in the field. The ADF digital forensic platform enables an organization to control search criteria used in the field.  DEI with Triage-Investigator enables organizations to roll out digital forensic software to the field quickly with minimal training and confidence that forensic integrity will be maintained during collection, analysis and reporting. 


Triage-Investigator® Key Features

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Triage-Investigator Key Features 4.4 imageEmpower field investigators with pre-set scans for automated on-scene collection and analysis. 
Control Your Field Investigators Rapid Collection Capabilities with DEI and Triage-InvestigatorⓇ 


Empower non-technical field investigators with ADF’s fully automated, forensically sound, intelligent and highly configurable artifact and file collection software to start solving crimes on-scene.

  • Easy-to-use and deploy with minimal training

  • Highly configurable artifact and file collection including web browser cached files, social media, P2P, Cryptocurrency, cloud storage, user login events, anti-forensic traces, saved credentials, files shared via Skype, USB history, user connection log, etc.

  • Recover deleted records from apps using the SQLite database (new: version 5.1.0)
  • Supports collection of forensic artifacts from Windows and macOS (including High Sierra and Mojave)

  • Search and collect emails including MS Outlook, Windows Mail, Windows Live Mail 10, Apple Mail

  • Investigate attached devices, live powered on computers, boot scans from powered off computers, forensic images, the contents of folders and network shares (including shares made available by NAS devices)

  • Enter keywords just before a live/boot scan (new: version 5.1.0)

  • Rapidly search suspect media using large hash sets (>100 million), including Project VIC and CAID

  • Find relevant files and artifacts using DEI’s powerful keyword and regular expression search capability

  • Image drives Out-of-the-box with image verification and imaging log file

  • Recover images from unallocated drive space

  • Use password and recovery key to decrypt and scan or image BitLocker volumes including those using the new AES-XTS encryption algorithm introduced in Windows 10

  • Process APFS partitions, NTFS, FAT, HFS+, EXT, ExFAT, and YAFFS2 file systems, compute MD5 and SHA1 on collected files for integrity validation

  • Collect password protected and corrupted files for later review

  • Collect iOS backups on target computers

  • Detect and warn of BitLocker and FileVault2 protected drives

  • Leverage powerful boot capability (including UEFI secure boot and Macs) to access internal storage that cannot easily be removed from computers


Use the single timeline view that combines files and artifact records with a user’s actions.

  • View results while a scan is running

  • Filter search results with sorting and search capabilities (dates, hash values, tags, text filters, more)

  • View pictures and videos organized by visual classes such as people, faces, currency, weapons, vehicles, indecent pictures of children

  • View links between files of interest and user’s activities such as recently access files, downloaded files, attachments, and more

  • Inspect video using the comprehensive video preview and frame extraction

  • Automatically tag hash and keyword matches

  • Define new file types and select individual ones to be processed

  • Display provenance, including comprehensive metadata, of all relevant files and artifacts

  • ADD-ON: Rosoka Entity Extraction and Language Translation Gisting (230 languages) available


Triage-InvestigatorⓇ lets you create a standalone portable viewer for further analysis and reporting for prosecutors and other investigators.

  • Powerful reporting capabilities (HTML, PDF, CSV)

  • Export in VICS format

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Triage-Investigator Kit includes:

Triage-Investigator Digital Forensic Software Kit - 1 Year ADF

One Portable Case

 One Triage-Investigator Authentication License Key

 One 500GB high-speed SSD drive

 One USB Extender

 One Four Port USB hub

 One Boot CD

 One CD Opener

 Software Maintenance and Support

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Triage-Investigator Digital Forensic Software Kit - 1 Year ADF