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Utilities that Delete Files

When files are deleted (and even emptied from the recycle bin or trash) off your hard drive, they could still potentially be recoverable if someone were to gain access to it. These apps ensure that data is truly wiped from the storage device from whence it came.

Platforms

  • Windows
  • Mac
  • Android
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Features

  • Duplicate File Finder
  • Portable
  • Recover deleted files
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License

  • Free
  • Open Source
  • Paid

Glary Utilities

Bundleware

Be careful during the installation: Forum

Glary Utilities offers numerous powerful and easy-to-use system tools and utilities to fix, speed up, maintain and protect your PC.

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AVG AntiVirus

AVG AntiVirus Free provides basic antivirus and antispyware protection for home users. Virus database updated every day. Includes innovative LinkScanner for web-protection.

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AVG PC TuneUp

Peak performance for your PC. Keeps it going for longer.- More SpeedTurbo Mode Switches off unnecessary features to release more powerProgram Deactivator

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Eraser

Eraser is an advanced security tool (for Windows), which allows you to completely remove sensitive data from your hard drive by overwriting it several times with carefully...

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TuneUp Utilities

TuneUp Utilities is a computer optimization suite. Increase performance, maintain your system, customize Windows, fix problems and speeds up your computer in real time.

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My Commander

My Commander (MyCO) is "the small - smarter - fastest file manager in the world", archiver and ISO creator for Windows 7.

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SlimCleaner

Bundleware

The installer contains adware and possibly other malware. Be careful during the installation: Forum

SlimCleaner is a freeware PC maintenance program that uses crowd-sourced feedback to make up-to-date optimization recommendations for users.

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FCorp File & Folder Tools

Discontinued

Development of FCorp Software has been discontinued in 2016. Last version of File & Folder Tools, released in August 2016, can be still downloaded from SoftPedia.

Collection of File & Folder Related Tools .Feature List :1. Attribute Changer2. Batch Folder Creator3. DateTime Changer4. Duplicate Finder5. File Shredder

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Toolwiz Care

Discontinued

Discontinued but still available at download sites: http://www.majorgeeks.com/files/details/toolwiz_care.html

Toolwiz Care is a free tool set designed to speed up your PC and give your system full care.

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Cloudfogger

Discontinued

The Cloudfogger project has been stopped, Cloudfogger is not available anymore.

Cloudfogger is the free all-in-one encryption solution for files on your computer, mobile devices, Dropbox and all other cloud storage providers, from SkyDrive to Google Drive.

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BitRaser for File

BitRaser for File is an advanced file eraser software that helps you to permanently erase files & folders from laptop, desktop or any other storage media without leaving any...

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Permadelete

Permadelete is an easy-to-use and beautiful app for windows that can delete files and folders permanently.

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Steganos Privacy Suite

Safely encrypt sensitive dataOn PC, in networks and in the Cloud

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Privacy Optimizer

This powerful tool suite will allow you to change your System default privacy settings, and allows you to easily and quickly hide your IP via the integrated proxy manager.

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Permanent Eraser

When you normally delete your files in Mac OS X, the operating system is only forgetting where those particular files are placed, while the data still physically remains on the...

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xShredder

Discontinued

Development focus moved to Small Context-Shredder iconContext-Shredder

With xShredder you can destroy your sensitive files. Choose from simple destruction or shredding by Peter Gutmann 35 times.

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MacKeeper

Warning

MacKeeper may damage your Mac. The company behind MacKeeper is engaged in shady marketing techniques: http://www.imore.com/avoid-mackeeper

Ensure your Mac's performance with MacKeeper, a system utility for Mac that offers a completely new approach to system care. .

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HDShredder

HDShredder by Miray Software deletes entire hard disks, partitions or other storage media securely and according to international standards if desired. Safely recycle your hard drive!.

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Alternate File Shredder

This program offers the possibility to finally delete files and/or folders (no recovery possible).

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Robusta File Shredder

Discontinued

App unavailable at official source but older versions accessible through download sites.

Robusta File Shredder is reliable utility software, which enables you to completely erase files from your hard drive.

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Encrypt Stick

Transform Any USB Flash Drive into a Digital Privacy Manager.Keep your private files safe, Manage your passwords, Browse the web privately.

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Drive Genius

Drive Genius is a hard drive utility that speeds up, cleans up and optimizes your Mac.New FeaturesDrivePulse

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SSuite File Shredder

Do you have the need to destroy and shred your most secretive, sensitive, or private files without a trace?...

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WinTools.net

Warning

Overal funcionality is questionlable, since it looks like a bunch of shortcuts for build-in windows tools.

Is a suite of tools for increasing MS Windows operating system performance. WinTools.

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Kernel File Shredder

If you want to delete some data permanently making it impossible to read again you can choose Kernel File Shredder Software which deletes file permanently so that no one can...

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