Data Recovery

If you’ve arrived here worried about your lost files, take a deep breath and relax! Our unbiased reviews of the best data recovery software can help you restore your missing data. If you’ve arrived here because you’re planning ahead, congratulations! We can help out with that too, so you’ll be prepared if the worst should happen. 

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Data Recovery Software Buying Guides

Best Data Recovery Software for Windows

Best Data Recovery Software for Windows

The genre of Windows data recovery software promises to get your files back. We explore which apps are the best.
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The Best iPhone Data Recovery Software

The Best iPhone Data Recovery Software

In this review, we’ll take you through the range of iPhone data recovery software and help you choose the one best for you.
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The Best Mac Data Recovery Software

Panic strikes. You deleted the wrong file, formatted the wrong drive. If you relate, then this Mac data recovery roundup is for you.
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The Best Android Data Recovery Software

The Best Android Data Recovery Software

We’ll take you through the range of Android data recovery software and help you choose the best one for you.
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Data Recovery Software Reviews

dr.fone Review

dr.fone Review

I tested dr.fone Toolkit for iOS and Android on my computers. Read this review for my test results and findings.
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Wondershare Recoverit Review

Wondershare Recoverit Review

Recoverit can bring your files back from the dead but it's important to understand that it won't succeed in every case.
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Disk Drill Review

Disk Drill Review

Have you ever lost important files? Disk Drill will show you whether your files can be recovered before you start spending money.
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Stellar Data Recovery for Mac Review

Stellar Data Recovery for Mac Review

Stellar claims to be capable of recovering data from all Mac devices. Does it live up to its promises?
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PhoneRescue Review

PhoneRescue Review

An honest review of PhoneRescue where we show you the pros and cons after testing both its PC and Mac versions.
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Remo Recover Review

Remo Recover Review

We put all three versions of Remo Recover to the test and here's what we found.
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Data Rescue Review

Data Rescue Review

Data Rescue isn't the type of app you keep in your drawer just in case. You need it when you need it.
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Stellar Photo Recovery Review

Stellar Photo Recovery Review

If you're looking for a robust media recovery solution, this isn't the best option available. Also, data recovery is often hit or miss.
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EaseUS Data Recovery Review

EaseUS Data Recovery Review

EaseUS Data Recovery was able to find and recover all my deleted test files.
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Data Recovery Software Tips & Guides

How to Recover Permanently Deleted Photos from iPhone

How to Recover Permanently Deleted Photos from iPhone

If you somehow deleted some photos from your iPhone, first check that they’re not permanently deleted.
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How to Recover Files from External Hard Drive Not Detected

I hope your experience is as low-stress as mine, but I can’t make guarantees. Data recovery is a tricky business.
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14 File Recovery Alternatives to Recuva

14 File Recovery Alternatives to Recuva

If Recuva can't find your missing files, you'll have to pay for an alternative. And Recuva is only available on Windows, leaving Mac users out in the cold.
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How to Recover Deleted Photos from iCloud

How to Recover Deleted Photos from iCloud

iPhones include quality cameras capable of storing every photo you take. They’re incredibly convenient and easy to take for granted—until it’s too late.
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14 Alternatives to EaseUS Data Recovery

14 Alternatives to EaseUS Data Recovery

The app is more successful at recovering files than most of its competitors. But there are some downsides and limitations.
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How to Recover Excel Files Not Saved

Excel does have an autosave feature that runs in the background. It saves temporary copies of your file in a different location at regular intervals.
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16 Free Data Recovery Software (Updated 2021)

16 Free Data Recovery Software (Updated 2021)

After testing 50+ data recovery programs on my Windows PC and MacBook Pro, here's a list of the best free programs that have no catch.
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How to Recover Unsaved Word Document on Windows 10

How to Recover Unsaved Word Document on Windows 10

Microsoft Office Word got closed but some of your content not saved? You may be able to retrieve the doc. We show you how step by step.
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Where is Trash on iPad? How to Delete or Recover iPad Files and Apps

Where is Trash on iPad? How to Delete or Recover iPad Files and Apps

Wondering if there is something called a recycle bin on iPad so you can remove or recover your files?
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