In the event of a computer failure or improper handling, the loss of personal or professional data can be quickly resolved using one of the many solutions on the market. Recuva, from the same publisher as the essential CCleaner, is a free software for recovering lost or damaged files.
How to proceed ? Download Recuva for Windows 10
A wizard guides the user step by step in order to define the type of files to be recovered with the choice of images, music, emails, documents or compressed files. You can then choose the location to scan on a disk, USB key or memory card.
Once the scan is complete, the software displays the recoverable files along with a large number of details like the original location of the file, size, last modified date, metadata as well as a preview for the images. . The user can then check the files to restore and then their save location. Note that it is also possible to find files using the search engine.
Among its other features, a quick option can be added to the Windows context menu thus making it possible to search for lost files in a folder with just two mouse clicks.
A simple tool to learn:
Available in French during installation, Recuva is a model of simplicity thanks to its assistant and its intuitive and clear interface.