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File Scavenger Alternatives for Linux

File Scavenger is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is TestDisk, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to File Scavenger and seven of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to File Scavenger are PhotoRec, R-Studio, Autopsy Forensic Browser and DMDE.

File Scavenger alternatives are mainly File Recovery Tools but may also be Hard Disk Recovery Tools or System Cleaners. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of File Scavenger.
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  1. TestDisk icon

    TestDisk

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    • Linux
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    • Haiku
    144 alternatives to TestDisk 

    TestDisk is a powerful free data recovery software! It was primarily designed to help recover lost partitions and/or make non-booting disks bootable again when these symptoms are caused by faulty software, certain types of viruses or human error (such as accidentally deleting a...

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    1.  NTFS Partition RecoveryTestDisk can recover your data from a formatted or deleted NTFS partition.
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    PhotoRec

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    • BSD
    147 alternatives to PhotoRec 

    PhotoRec is file data recovery software designed to recover lost files including video, documents and archives from hard disks, CD-ROMs, and lost pictures.

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    1.  DRM FreeNo Digital rights management (DRM), i.e. no copy protection.
    2.  Photo RecoveryPhotoRec can recover photos from damaged, failed, corrupted, or inaccessible storage.
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    R-Studio

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    138 alternatives to R-Studio 

    R-Studio is a family of powerful and cost-effective undelete and data recovery software. Empowered by the new unique data recovery technologies, it is the most comprehensive data recovery solution for recovery files from FAT12/16/32/exFAT, NTFS, NTFS5 (created or updated by...

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  4. Autopsy Forensic Browser icon

    Autopsy Forensic Browser

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    79 alternatives to Autopsy Forensic Browser 

    Autopsy is a digital forensics platform and graphical interface to The Sleuth Kit and other digital forensics tools. It is used by law enforcement, military, and corporate examiners to investigate what happened on a computer.

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    DMDE

    • Mac
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    • Linux
    99 alternatives to DMDE 

    DM Disk Editor and Data Recovery (DMDE) is a disk editor which can help you to understand NTFS. Its capable to view your hard disk sector wise, on MFT level, to disect mft attributes and to edit bytes on your hard disk.

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    Scrounge NTFS

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    132 alternatives to Scrounge NTFS 

    Data recovery program for NTFS file systems. Reads each block of the hard disk to and retrieves rebuilds file system tree on another partition.

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    1.  NTFS Partition RecoveryScrounge NTFS can recover your data from a formatted or deleted NTFS partition.
      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 0.8.6, released in June 2009, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      Recovery Explorer Professional

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      41 alternatives to Recovery Explorer Professional 

      Recovery Explorer Professional corresponds precisely to the requirements of data recovery professionals. This software application offers data recovery experts a set of tools to cover data loss cases to the greatest possible extent.

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