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[v11.5.0 ] EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard – Most efficient deleted, formatted, inaccessible data recoverer

EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard (AKA: 易我数据恢复向导, DRW for short) is a fool-style + one-stop + super efficient universal (supports all media and file types) data recovery software from China with 12+ years of development history.

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[v5.60] HD Tune Pro – Representative hard drive test & diagnosis utility

As far as I can see, HD Tune Pro has been the best and most popular universal hard disk testing and diagnostic toolkit all the time. It can show you all the performance parameters of any kind of storage media, including Firmware version, Capacity, Serial number, Buffer size, SATA standard, supported UDMA mode and the supported features like read-write speed, burst rate, … Continue reading [v5.60] HD Tune Pro – Representative hard drive test & diagnosis utility

[v10.2.1] MiniTool Partition Wizard – Intuitive and easy-to-use disk partition manager

MiniTool Partition Wizard is capable of direct performing a variety of nondestructive operations (does not destroy the data stored in hard drive) to disk partitions without restarting the computer. This includes: modify partition size, copy/clone partition, create/delete/format partition, merge/split partition, move/extend partition, change the drive letter, set active partition, convert the format/file system of partition, hide partition, copy protected data on disk, and so on.
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[v4.47] Victoria – Professional hard disk bad track scanner & repairer

Bad sector (bad track) is one of the most common failures of mechanical hard disk (HDD), which usually characterizes hard disk reads/writes slow, system prompts “… I/O error”, program gives “cyclic redundancy check (CRC) error”, etc. In these cases, we need use some specially designed tools to correctly detect whether our hard disk has had bad sectors or not, and nip in the bud.

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[v5.2.1] Recover My Files – Popular data recovery tool for non technical computer users

The causes of loss of data are nothing else than the following several common ones: accidentally deleted files/folders; formatted some partition or the entire hard drive (which often happens during the reinstallation of OS); due to wrong operations (unexpected or forcible shutdown, direct or forced pullout, etc.), the invalid partition table error occurred in hard disk, USB flash drive, SD Card and other storage devices, so that they couldn’t be identified or just identified as RAW format.

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CrystalDiskInfo – Sought-after hard drive health monitor

The data stored in hard drive is almost always important (also vital for few guys), so it’s necessary to regularly check their health status. CrystalDiskInfo is an open-source, free hard disk detection tool from Japan. It can provide comprehensive health info of HDD/SSD through reading its S.M.A.R.T. data (which can be used to monitor and analyze the health condition of hard drive in real time).
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CrystalDiskMark – Minimalist and popular HDD/SSD benchmark tool

CrystalDiskMark is a handy and practical utility designed to test the performance (random & continuous read/write speed) of your hard drive (HDD/SSD) or other storage devices. In order to identify the performance and quality of them, which is especially suitable for the hard disk newly purchased or used for a long time.

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