Have you ever faced the problem of mistakenly deleting important information, something which you should not have done. If yes, then you would also be aware that thankfully due to the advancement of technology you now have data recovery software’s that can help you deal you with such a dire situation in hand. Most of the software’s are available in free and paid format and you can choose one according to your preference. To help you in the selection we bring to you top 5 free data recovery software of the year 2018.

1. Recuva– This data recovery software has the ability to handle the restoration of files from various sources like hard drives, DVD or CD, external drive and memory cards. Not only does it provide you with all the necessary information lost but also renames any two files with the same name. Can be used on Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7 Vista and all the old versions of Windows.

2. Test Disk– A list of best data recovery software’s is incomplete without mention of Test disk software. The software works on fixing non-booting disks and getting back the lost partitions. Using the Test disk software you can comfortably recover the boot sector that has been tampered with. However, since it is a command line tool it may not support some of the formats available.

3. Minitool Partition recovery– The above mentioned software’s are good for getting back all your files that have been lost. But what happens if the entire partition goes missing. In such a situation the Mini tool partition recovery comes in help. It has an easy wizard-based interface so even people with minimum knowledge on the same can use the software.

4. Puran File recovery– The recovery from this software involves three steps. First is the default scan, second the deep scan and lastly the full scan. You can also use their Find lost files option and even recover files that have been deleted from a partition.

5. Stellar Data recovery– A completely risk-free program it can recover data from memory cards, USB drives, hard disks, and other platforms as well. It is equipped with many additional features which help in file recovery in the quickest time possible. The software is simple to handle and even novices and beginners can work on it with efficiency.

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  1. Thanks for this informative writeup Aadam.

    Among the five tools mentioned, I have hands on Stellar Data Recovery software in the past, impressed with the software scanning engine.

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