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ADF Mobile Device Investigator

ADF Solutions has designed triage and digital forensic training programs to equip both technical and non-technical investigators with the knowledge and skills they need to use ADF software tools to immediately extract conclusive intelligence and evidence from computers and digital media.

Each course is taught by an ADF Digital Forensic Specialist and Trainer on-site at your location. We typically recommend a class size of up to 12 students in a computer lab.

Four courses are currently offered based on the product you and your team purchase and want to be trained on. If your team is using a PRO version of ADF software or a combination of ADF products we will train your team on how to use each product as well as how ADF software products work together to help you solve investigations.

ADF Solutions offer four Digital First Responder classes are:

  • Mobile Device Investigator (View MDI Training Course Outline) - Now Available Online as a Self Paced Course with Certification

  • Digital Evidence Investigator (View DEI Training Course Outline) - Now Available Online as a Self Paced Course with Certification

  • Triage-Investigator (View Triage-Investigator® Training Course Outline)

  • Triage-G2 (View Triage-G2® Training Course Outline)

ADF Mobile Device Investigator Training
Digital Evidence Investigator Training
ADF offer a 1-Day hands-on, instructor-led training for Mobile Device Investigator. Trainees will learn how to configure Mobile Device Investigator, operate the mobile phone forensic software and interpret results.

Available Online
This course is also available online with self-paced learning via our learning management system. Start your training today to earn your MDI Certified User Certificate in about 8 hours with self-paced learning.

Course Outline
Introductions & Getting Started

Overview of How to Use Mobile Device Investigator (also knows as MDI)
MDI Terminology – Artifact Captures
MDI Terminology – File Captures
MDI Search Profiles
General profiling
Child exploitation profiles
Setup and Installation

Mobile device Investigator software installation
Connecting Phones for a Forensic Scan

Apple iOS configuration requirements
Android configuration requirements
Android driver and configuration issues
Capture: Conducting a Scan

Case Study: Scanning an attached phone
Case Study: Scanning phone backup
Analysis: Navigating MDI

Navigating Scan Results
Understanding Picture, Video, Keyword, Files and Timeline Views
Column Settings
Filtering Captures and Picture, Video, Keyword, Files and Timeline views

Case Study: Creating appropriate reports
Reporting - HTML
Reporting - CSV
Reporting – Stand-alone viewer
Advanced Concepts

Importing Search Profiles
Implications of thorough file identification and searching within containers
File type creation and implications
Searching browser cache issues
Case Study: Knowledge check

Get in touch with us today to discuss your training needs, learn more, or set up a private training for your investigators or examiners.


Duration - 8 hours

Available on demand

Dates & Locations

  • Available On Demand

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