Recuva is a program that allows you to recover deleted files. It is responsible for analyzing, detecting and listing files and folders that could be accidentally deleted from the hard disk, or removed due to the action of a virus, or found in formatted or damaged drives (or partitions); The user must indicate the name or type of files to be retrieved, guided through a wizard who is responsible for facilitating the task.
With this application it is possible to recover deleted photos on digital cameras or deleted music files on digital audio players or other types of devices such as an iPod; As well as documents and any other type of files.
In the case of using an email client , such as Outlook Express, Mozilla Thunderbird or Windows Live Mail, Recuva is able to recover the Inbox (incoming messages) box or any other folder whose mails have been deleted.
It is possible to recover documents of Word that at the moment of being edited and that, for some reason (the computer turns off or hangs up, for example), the most updated version of the same is lost without being saved. Recuva is able to retrieve the corresponding .doc file.
If you want to recover a recently deleted file, it is recommended to select the "quick scan" first, but if you do not get favorable results you can go to "deep analysis", which will take more time, but in turn Guarantees a greater probability of finding the file used.
Recuva is very easy to use and also includes a wizard for beginners, which guides the user so that he can follow the successive steps that requires both the analysis process and the recovery of lost files. In that wizard you must select what type of file you are looking for, whether it be photos, music (MP3 or other formats), videos, documents, tablets or others.
It is a highly recommended program due to its speed, ease of use and efficiency. It presents some improvements with respect to the previous version, fundamentally in what it has to do with the consumption of memory, obtaining a better performance; And also, as a novelty, it is to emphasize that this new version adds support for USB memories and it supports more amount of types of files.
Recuva 1.53 (1.53.1087) is the latest version (updated June 2016), available for Windows (XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10, 2000, 2003, 2008), including versions for 64-bit systems. It is available in Spanish, and it's free.
File Size: 5.2 MB.