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 (Free, Open Source), R-Studio (Paid), Autopsy Forensic Browser (Free, Open Source) and DMDE (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 26, 2021

    1. TestDisk can convert dynamic disks to basic disks.
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    2. PhotoRec, companion program to .


    3. R-Studio is a family of powerful and cost-effective undelete and data recovery software.
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    4. The Autopsy Forensic Browser is a graphical interface to the digital investigation tools in The Sleuth Kit. Together, they allow you to investigate the file system and volumes of a computer.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      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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    5. 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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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Data recovery program for NTFS file systems. Reads each block of the hard disk to and retrieves rebuilds file system tree on another 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      The program is no longer updated.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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