40 Free Softwares to Recover Deleted or Damaged Data, Files and Photos


Data loss is an unpredictable disaster which normally caused by virus attacks, human errors, software / hardware failures, technical problems and many more.

This post serves as a collection of free softwares to recover deleted or damaged data, files and photos. Details next!

Files and Data Recovery Tools

  1. DataRecovery version 2.4.6

    DataRecovery is freeware and written by TOKIWA to undelete accidentally deleted files even from recycle bin.


  2. 01 Recovery Undelete

    01Recovery Data Recovery Software Software recovers hard drives, camera cards, RAID, deleted email, and many other storage devices that you use on your Windows Based Systems.


  3. ADRC Data Recovery Software

    ADRC Data Recovery Software Tools contains a collection of DIY data recovery tools that supports a wide variety of drives and file systems.


  4. FreeUndelete by OfficeRecovery.com

    FreeUndelete restores deleted files, including those removed from Windows Recycle Bin. In case of accidental removal of files on a NTFS, FAT32, FAT16 or FAT12 file systems this is the utility to help.


  5. EASEUS Data Recovery Wizard

    EASEUS Data Recovery Wizard 4.3.6, is an advanced Data Recovery Software to do Format Recovery, Partition Recovery, and Recover Deleted Files emptied from the Recycle Bin or restore data lost due to software crash, virus attack, etc. It offers users with quick scan, easy and safe data recovery.


  6. Spiff NTFS Explorer 1.3

    Undelete files, it does not matter if the deleted files were deleted through the recycle bin or not. Searching for deleted files is fast, the master file table records are searched, it does not take hours like some other products that scan the entire drive.


  7. Pandora Recovery

    Pandora Recovery allows you to find and recover recoverable deleted files from NTFS and FAT-formatted volumes, regardless of their type – you can recover pictures, songs, movies or documents.


  8. DiskDigger

    DiskDigger can recover files from any type of media that your computer can read. This includes USB flash drives, memory cards (SD, CompactFlash, Memory Stick, etc), and of course your hard drive.


  9. Win Data Recovery Free

    Win Data Recovery Free is a comprehensive data recovery software to recover data on major windows operating system. It recovers files emptied from the Recycle Bin, lost due to hard drive crash, formatted or damaged hard drive, virus infection and other unknown reasons.


  10. FREE FAT 32 Data Recovery Software Undelete File Program

    If you have deleted a file by accident lost data off an external hard drive we have a FREE piece of software that can get your data back to you!


  11. eDATA Unerase Personal Edition

    eDATA Unerase Personal Edition is software used to restore files that have been deleted through normal methods, including accidental deletions from the recycle bin.


  12. Free NTFS File Recovery

    NT File Recovery is a quick and effective solution to restore accidentally deleted files from NTFS file system.
    The software supports recovering all types of files like documents, applications, media files etc.


  13. Glary Undelete

    Glary Undelete is a free and easy-to-use yet powerful file undelete solution for FAT and NTFS file systems. It will bring back files emptied from the Recycle Bin, in a DOS window, from Windows Explorer with the SHIFT key held down.


  14. PC INSPECTOR™ File Recovery

    PC INSPECTOR™ File Recovery 4.x is a data recovery program that supports the FAT 12/16/32 and NTFS file systems.


  15. FlopShow

    FlopShow is a file recovery + file undelete utility for fat – 12 partitions (floppies).Like any other recovery/undeletion utility this program also don’t offer you 100 % recovery or undeletion .


  16. NTFS Undelete

    NTFS Undelete is free and open source software that allows you to recover deleted files. It recovers files directly from hard drive, and it will work even if you empty Recycle Bin.


  17. Restoration

    Restore files which are deleted from the recycle bin or deleted while holding down the Shift key by mistake.
    Conversely, this program has another function that makes it almost impossible to restore all deleted files.


  18. Recuva

    Recuva recovers files deleted from your Windows computer, Recycle Bin, digital camera card, or MP3 player. And it’s free!


  19. SoftPerfect File Recovery

    SoftPerfect File Recovery is a free and useful tool to restore accidentally deleted files from hard and floppy disks, USB flash drives, CF and SD cards and other storage media.


  20. Avira UnErase Personal

    What’s gone is gone? Far from it! Avira UnErase recovers data that have been deleted from the hard drive.


  21. 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 Partition Table).


  22. Roadkil’s Undelete

    Roadkil’s Undelete allows you to undelete files that you have accidentally deleted from your drives.


  23. PartitionRecovery

    PartitionRecovery is freeware and written by TOKIWA to recover the partition deleted accidentally, which means it can restore the files and folders in the deleted partition.


  24. Windows FAT Data Recovery

    This Windows FAT data recovery software can recover accidental deleted files and folders from FAT12, FAT16 and FAT32 file systems. Download the software and recover your vital data files and folders quickly and easily.


  25. Ultimate Data Recovery

    Ultimate Data Recovery will help you rescue your lost or inaccessible files from any imaginable data recovery disaster.


CD/DVD Recovery Tools

  1. CD Recovery 1.0

    CD Recovery is an extremely easy to use software that can copy maximum data from your scratched CD, DVD or any other bad media. It can copy single file or folder or it can copy multiple files and folders and even entire drive.


  2. Roadkil’s Unstoppable Copier

    Recovers files from disks with physical damage. Allows you to copy files from disks with problems such as bad sectors, scratches or that just give errors when reading data. The program will attempt to recover every readable piece of a file and put the pieces together.


  3. Disk Investigator

    Disk Investigator helps you to discover all that is hidden on your computer hard disk. It can also help you to recover lost data. Display the true drive contents by bypassing the operating system and directly reading the raw drive sectors.


  4. Recovery Toolbox for CD Free

    Recovery Toolbox for CD Free (download) has been developed for recovering data from corrupted media of all types that are most common nowadays: CD, DVD, HD-DVD, Blu-Ray, etc.


  5. CD Recovery Toolbox

    You can use it to restore information lost as a result of some mechanical damage of the disk (scratches, chips, different spots on thesurface) or as a result of incorrect recording.


  6. CDCheck

    If a CD or DVD is showing files with damage or you can no longer read a file in a drive, CDCheck can be switched to recovery mode and make a full sweep of the CD or DVD, recovering lost files along the way.


  7. IsoBuster

    IsoBuster 1.9.1, a data recovery freeware package was written specifically to recover data from CD and DVD media.


  8. Dvdisaster

    Dvdisaster stores data on CD/DVD/BD (supported media) in a way that it is fully recoverable even after some read errors have developed. This enables you to rescue the complete data to a new medium.


Photo Recovery Tools

  1. AnyFound Photo Recovery

    AnyFound Free Photo Recovery Software supports recovery of photos, images, pictures and snap shots photographs by accidentally deleted, lost or missed from Windows hard disk partitions and removable storage devices.


  2. MjM Data Recovery

    MjM Data Recovery will only recover jpg photographs from formatted memory cards, deleted photos or corrupt memory cards. It is unable to recover photos from memory cards that are not recognised by windows as a device.


  3. 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 (thus the Photo Recovery name) from digital camera memory.


  4. Zero Assumption Digital Image Recovery

    Zero Assumption Digital Image Recovery is an easy to use data recovery tool for the recovery of accidentally delete image files on removable media disks (Compact Flash, SmartMedia, Memory Sticks etc.).


  5. PicaJet Photo Recovery

    PicaJet Photo Recovery helps recover deleted or badly-formatted digital photos from media cards or sticks used by your digital camera.


  6. CardRecovery

    CardRecovery™ is the leading photo recovery software for memory card used by digital camera. It can effectively recover lost, deleted, corrupted or formatted photos and video files from various memory cards.


  7. PhotoRescue

    PhotoRescue 3.0 is an advanced data-recovery program for digital photography media. Whether you’ve erased your pictures, formatted your card by mistake, or you’ve experienced a serious crash.


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9 Responses to 40 Free Softwares to Recover Deleted or Damaged Data, Files and Photos

  1. Steve says:

    Thank you for the effort to compile the 40 software.

  2. Kay says:

    @Steve, glad that u like it!

  3. Data Recovery is a very costly option that is why you should always check your storage media for any signs of wear and tear.`~.

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