SoftPerfect File Access Monitor

Keep track of who read and made changes to each file

SoftPerfect File Access Monitor icon SoftPerfect File Access Monitor is a multipurpose tool that monitors access to your files and provides detailed history of who read, wrote and manipulated them.

SoftPerfect File Access Monitor can be used on a file server to track network users activity, as well as on a local computer where it will track local users file access. It is similar in nature to Windows auditing features yet is much easier to use and provides flexible reporting capabilities and notifications.

This is now a discontinued product. There will be no further updates, releases or support provided for this software. You can still download the last available version and continue using it for as long as you like, however some functionality may not work correctly on newer systems.

Key features

  • Monitors file actions: creating, moving, deleting, reading and writing to files.
  • Records remote user access to shared folders.
  • Keeps track of local users as to what files they access.
  • Features a powerful filter system to include or exclude certain activities.
  • Self-contained, doesn’t require a database server alongside.


Main window with directory tree
Main window.
Chronological view
Chronological view.
Colour-coded file operations
File operations can be colour-coded for easy identification.
Irrelevant activity can be filtered out.
Product Info & Download

Latest version

1.0.2 (10 October 2016)

Supported platforms

Windows XP through Windows 10,
Windows Server 2003 through 2012




Windows installer

Size: 4.1M

Read the user manual