How To Recover Deleted Data: Recuva for Windows 2018


RecuvaThe freeware Recuva can save data and recover deleted files: from hard disk, SSD, MP3 player or digicam.

Recuva has been programmed by the developers of the system cleaner CCleaner. But unlike CCleaner deleting data, Recuva can help you save lost data.

Recover Deleted Data: Recuva for Windows

Whether you’ve deleted the data from the Windows Recycle Bin, from hard drives and SSDs, from memory cards on your digicam, or even from an MP3 player, Recuva can usually retrieve those files. It does not matter if the data was deliberately deleted or lost through a system crash, bug or virus.Piriform Recuva

All you have to do is select a drive and press “Scan”. In just a few seconds you have listed the found deleted files. For a better overview, you can alternatively display the finds in a tree structure.

Recuva supports JPG, PNG, RAW, GIF, JPG, BMP, MP3, WMA, OGG, WAV, AAC, M4A, DOC, XLS, PPT, ODT, ODS, PDF, DOCX, XLSX, PPTX file formats in wizard mode. AVI, MOV, MPG, MP4, FLV, WMV, ZIP, 7Z, RAR, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, WIM, XZ. In addition, the freeware copes with deleted emails from Thunderbird, Outlook Express or Windows Mail. In Advanced mode, Recuva can also search compressed file archives.

Recuva can handle the following formats in Deep Scan mode: BMP, JPG, PNG, GIF, TIF, DOCX, XLSX, PPTX, DOC, XLS, PPT, VSD, ODT, ODP, ODS, ODG, ODF, MP3 , MP2, MP1, AIF, WMA, OGG, WAV, AAC, M4A, MOV, MPG, MP4, 3GP, FLV, WMV, AVI, RAR, ZIP, CAB, PDF, RTF, VXD, URL.

Runs on Microsoft Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP. Including both 32-bit and 64-bit versions, but not RT tablet editions.

Changes in version 1.53.1087 (08 Jun 2016):

  • Improved Ext4 and Ext3 file system support.
  • Improved Fat32 partition file scanning.
  • Optimized Secure Overwrite on Windows 10.
  • Enhanced drive and partition detection.
  • Improved keyboard navigation.
  • Minor GUI improvements.
  • Minor bug fixes.


Size: 5.22 MB

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