Eliminate Troubleshooting with a Single Restart
With Faronics Deep Freeze, you can cease to worry about any computer issues caused by visits to malicious sites, accidental changes or the like. When things go awry, simply reboot the machine and it will be returned to its initial pristine configuration.
Patented Reboot to Restore Technology
100% Guarantee of Computer Recovery with Every Restart
Protection from Phishing and Zero-day Threats
Extend the Life of Your Computers
Faronics Deep Freeze makes PCs Indestructible
Deep Freeze provides the ultimate workstation protection by preserving your desired computer configuration. A simple Reboot restores the computer.
Freeze and Restore

Freeze your endpoints to the desired state. Restore from any unexpected changes with a simple reboot.

Eliminate Lock Down Defence

Avoid the necessity of adopting restrictive defence or reactionary approaches for maintaining security.

Protection Against Phishing

Deep Freeze reverses malicious changes on reboot, protecting computers from threats such as phishing.

Prevent Configuration Drifts

Prevent computers from straying from their baseline configurations while still allowing users to save their work.

Easy License Compliance and Control

Only keep approved software installed across all workstations, helping your organization achieve license compliance.

Increase Your Productivity

Ensure 100% workstation recovery with every restart. Reduced computer downtime means increased productivity.

Completely Non-Restrictive

Provide users with unrestricted access while preventing permanent configuration changes.

Eliminate Unplanned Threats

Provide a simple and effective way to clear all malicious changes to your system, including zero-day threats.

We help you Manage All types of Devices
Rugged & On-Field Computers

Make toughbooks even tougher. Revert system changes and the resulting issues caused by different actions with a simple reboot.

Home Desktops and Laptops

Personal computers have so much of our data. Set up protective measures with Deep Freeze to avoid cyber attack or operating system issues.

Classroom & Labs Computers

Provide students with flexible lab environment, where their learning can be taken to the next level, without any risk to computers.

Point of Sale Computers

Augment PCI compliance, prevents configuration drift and secure your POS computers from malware that could cause data breaches




Reboot to Restore

Patent number: US7539828 B2
Patent number: US7917717 B2
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Faronics Deep Freeze comes with a set of powerful features that prove immensely useful for IT administrators looking to secure their systems and keep them running smoothly, without any restrictions.
How Deep Freeze Works

It’s easy to say just how easy Deep Freeze can make your life, but you’re probably asking how exactly it will do that. It’s simple, just like this!

Security and Control
Enhanced security is rolled into Faronics Deep Freeze with protection for the Master Boot Record (MBR) from rootkit injections, making your security bulletproof.
  • Secure the Master Boot Record (MBR)
  • Prevent unauthorized administrators from accessing or controlling a computer that runs Deep Freeze via a unique Customization Code for all components
  • Preset multiple passwords to be used on a workstation or via the Command Line Control with varying activation and expiration dates
  • Disable keyboard and mouse, including touchscreen devices, during Thawed Periods or on demand
  • Boot Control window provides the ability for immediate reboot
  • Use Stealth Mode to hide the Deep Freeze system tray icon

Data Retention Options
With Deep Freeze installed, data can be retained across reboots by redirecting both user and application data to storage space on non-system or network drives.
  • Retain data across reboots even if the computer is in a Frozen state
  • Use ThawSpaces to store programs, save files, or make permanent changes
  • Format ThawSpaces to remove unwanted files
  • Specify the size of the ThawSpace and host drive
  • Cache Windows updates by downloading updates even when in Frozen state
  • Redirect data for storage on network drives with the Data Igloo

Deployment and Interoperability Options
Easy deployment of Faronics Deep Freeze is made possible with several options.
  • Easy deployment options including a silent install for rapid network deployment, deployment as part of your imaging solution
  • Provides option to deploy on multiple workstations as part of a master image

Absolute Protection
Faronics Deep Freeze provides comprehensive protection for IT systems.
  • Guarantees 100% workstation recovery upon restart
  • Provides password protection and complete security
  • Protects multiple hard drives and partitions

Integration and Compatibility
Faronics Deep Freeze works with a wide range of hard drive types and formats, is available in several languages
  • Supports multi-boot environments
  • Compatible with Fast User Switching
  • Supports SSD, SCSI, ATA, SATA, and IDE hard drives
  • Supports FAT, FAT32, NTFS, basic and dynamic disks
  • Localized in six languages
Supported Platforms
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2003
Hard Drive Space

10% free space

Cloud Based
On Premise?
The Choice is Yours
  Available as an optional add-on via Deep Freeze Cloud Connector

    Absolute Protection    Cloud Enterprise Standard

  • Guarantees 100% workstation recovery on restart
  • Provides password protection and complete security
  • Protects multiple hard drives and partitions
  • Supports multi-boot environment across Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 and 10
  • Central Management    CloudEnterpriseStandard

  • Offers silent install option for rapid network as part of a master image or on demand deployment
  • Schedule Restart, Shutdown, Send Message, Wake-On-LAN, Freeze, Thaw and Thaw Locked tasks dynamically to take place once or on a regular basis
  • Power-on workstations using Wake-On-LAN technology
  • Manage workstations easily with user defined groups
  • Remotely deploy, execute, and control software on workstations
  • Invoke system maintenance on demand
  • Connect to computers on the local LAN using RDP
  • Get realtime status updates on tasks executed from the management console
  • Use Deep Freeze Command Line Control Utility (DFC) for remote management using 3rd party desktop management solutions
  • Hosted solution without any hardware requirements  
  • Manage computers on your network from any browser from any location
  • Manage computers from a mobile device using the Deep Freeze Administrator mobile app
  • Centrally manage computers located at different physical locations using Sites  
  • Assign different levels of permissions and sites to users
  • Secure access to the management console with 2-step authentication process
  • Dashboard widgets visually represent events and status of Services on your entire network
  • Generate multiple reports for all products and services. Export reports to HTML, PDF and CSV fromats
  • Organize using tags, including location tags and support ticket tags
  • Configuration Options    CloudEnterpriseStandard

  • Available in six languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Japanese & Simplified Chinese
  • Create visible or hidden ThawSpaces on a workstation to store programs, save files, or make permanent changes upto 1 TB
  • Selectively Freeze or Thaw fixed drives
  • Retain important user profile data, files, folders and registry keys and keep everything else Frozen with Data Igloo
  • Create customized installation files using the Configuration Administrator/Policies
  • Provide customized console views with tailored features and abilities
  • Restart computer on Logoff or Shutdown after a preset length of inactivity
  • Schedule Thawed Maintenance periods to perform Windows updates through the Internet or a SUS/WSUS server or run a custom batch file to update other software
  • Schedule a maintenance period where all the Services can be disabled for system maintenance
  • Additional Feature Available via Cloud    CloudEnterpriseStandard

  • Automatically download and update 75+ popular products
  • Ensure total endpoint productivity by only allowing approved applications to run on a computer
  • Empower administrators with full control over Windows operating system features
  • Monitor licensing, computer usage and application usage
  • Endpoint security with Antivirus, Anti-Spyware, Anti-Rootkit, Firewall and Web Filtering that updates seamlessly on computers protected by Deep Freeze
  • Allow users to report incidents from computers
  • Provide intelligent non-disruptive PC power management
  • Allow end users to securely access and manage their data stored on Google Drive or Dropbox

Faronics Support

Have questions about Deep Freeze Standard?
Call us directly at +44 (0) 1344 741057 or contact sales.
For troubleshooting, check out our Support Portal for answers to frequently asked questions.