Alternatives to TestDisk for all platforms with Free License

  • Recuva

    Accidentally deleted an important file? Lost files after a computer crash? No problem - Recuva recovers files from your Windows computer, recycle bin, digital camera...

    • Bundleware Be careful during installation, the installer will promote you to install CCleaner.
    • Recuva only searches for deleted files. TestDisk supports more tools. Guest • Dec 2016 • 5 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Testdisk = partition recovery. Recuva can't do anything with deleted partitions joepvansteenJun 2017 • 4 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium Windows PortableApps.com

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  • GNU ddrescue

    GNU ddrescue is a data recovery tool. It copies data from one file or block device (hard disc, cdrom, etc) to another, trying hard to rescue data in case of read errors....

    • Because I used Four times and it did work perfectly. In fact, One time the flash drive that I was trying to recover data from was so damaged that it did NOT mount automatically, but, the ddrescue program managed successfully to fetch HUGE amount of data from that very damaged/corrupt flash drive. I would give 9/10. Guest • Mar 2018 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • 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...

    Freemium Windows

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  • 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.

    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated.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

    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD

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  • safecopy - Data Recovery

    safecopy is a data recovery tool which tries to extract as much data as possible from a problematic (i.e. damaged sectors) source - like floppy drives, hard disk...

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