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    dupeGuru is a free and open source tool to find duplicate files on your computer. It can scan either filenames or contents. The filename scan features a fuzzy matching...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    FSlint is a utility to find and clean various forms of lint on a filesystem. I.E. unwanted or problematic cruft in your files or file names. For example, one form of...

    Open Source Linux

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    CloneSpy is a Free Duplicate File CleanUp Tool for Windows. CloneSpy can help you free up hard drive space by detecting and removing duplicate files. Duplicate files...

    Free Windows

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    AllDup is a freeware tool for searching and removing file duplicates on your Windows computer. The fast search algorithm find duplicates of any file type, e.g., text...

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  • Doublekiller icon


    DoubleKiller searches single or multiple directories for duplicate files by comparing any combination of file name, size, modification date and content. Using...

    Free Personal Windows

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    SlimCleaner is a freeware PC maintenance program that uses crowd-sourced feedback to make up-to-date optimization recommendations for users. In many ways it's like...

    Free Windows

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  • Easy Duplicate Finder icon

    Easy Duplicate Finder

    Easy Duplicate File Finder is a powerful tool that helps you to find and remove duplicate files from your PC or Mac. Features: - Delete duplicates automatically...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • Anti-Twin icon


    Anti-Twin is a small software application which compares files, i.e. it searches for duplicate or similar files on your hard disk drive. All similar or identical files...

    Free Personal Windows

    • Discontinued Last version 1.8d from 2010, see
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    Fast Duplicate File Finder

    Fast Duplicate File Finder will help you find fast all duplicate files in a folder and its sub folders. The applications will compare the content of your files so it...

    Freemium Windows

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    Awesome Duplicate Photo Finder

    Awesome Duplicate Photo Finder is a free powerful tool, that helps you to find and remove duplicate photos on your PC. With this program you can easily clean up your...

    Free Windows

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Duplicate Cleaner Comments

Tried ones suggested but they are not quite satisfactory.

Comment by TrendLwood
about Duplicate Cleaner Apr 2017

Hi. As I've written in title I have tried lots of programs. Can recommend you "DuplicateFilesDeleter". Just try this one and you will see the difference.



Positive Comment by menace97
about Duplicate Cleaner Jan 2017

This has been the best of about 4 duplicate file finders I have tried. Really easy to setup, easy to use, and it has enough advanced features to find slight variations of duplicates. I also really like the way I can simply MOVE the duplicates to another location (while keeping the folder structure of the original location) and not having to delete them right away.


Nice, but

Comment by Richard___
about Duplicate Cleaner Dec 2013

It can't find network drives. Even after a networkdrive connect to a Drive letter, it won't see it. It works just with the drives IN the computer.

It comes with toolbars and additional software


It got errors... -1 Helpful

Comment by realnabarl
about Duplicate Cleaner Apr 2013

It got errors, I hate .NET Framework.


Default install wants to install Ask Bar. Otherwise this i ...

Comment by gruf
about Duplicate Cleaner Jun 2011

Default install wants to install Ask Bar. Otherwise this is a decent freeware app.
Handles network drives


I have downloaded and installed a whole bunch of duplicate ... 3 Helpful

Comment by lebaux
about Duplicate Cleaner Jun 2011

I have downloaded and installed a whole bunch of duplicate cleaners and this one performed best in all areas.


Simple but effective. The selection of directories is a li ... 2 Helpful

Comment by t
about Duplicate Cleaner Jun 2011

Simple but effective. The selection of directories is a little clumsy, and setting the find filter also could be easier, but the flexibilities afforded by creating file lists and later reloading them for active file deletion overshadow those issues.

As with any application that can make bulk changes to your system, use this and any file deleter with caution and some respect - it will wipe your selected items after chicken-testing but you have little recourse if you don't read the prompts to ensure you know exactly what you are affecting, especially with the automatic selection feature. That is the beauty of the list Export and Import feature - ability to review what you want to delete without the program "waiting" for your decision.

Overall a fine product.