Data Rescue is described as 'is the best digital data recovery software on the market for recovering files from a problem hard drive or that have been previously deleted' and is an app in the Security & Privacy category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Data Rescue for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and BSD. The best alternative is TestDisk, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Data Rescue are Recuva (Freemium), Glary Utilities (Freemium), PhotoRec (Free, Open Source) and DiskGenius (Freemium).
This is a Windows version of the Data LifeGuard Diagnostics. It will test WD internal and external drives. In additional, it can provide you with the model and serial of WD drives attached to the system.
Occasionally, media files get lost in common loss scenarios, such as accidental deletion, formatting, hard drive damage, virus attack, OS crash or error, partition loss, RAW partition, human error, etc. Don’t be frustrated!
Drive Genius is a hard drive utility that speeds up, cleans up and optimizes your Mac. New Features DrivePulse Monitors the overall health of your Mac hard drive, alerting you to possible issues before they become major problems.