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Duplicate Cleaner

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Quick Specs

  • Version:
    3.2.7
  • Total Downloads:
    2,104,814
  • Date Added:
    Dec. 18, 2015
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    5.18MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    5,842
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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A crowded hard drive slows you down and stops you from fully enjoying all your favorite programs. Duplicate Cleaner helps you make some more room by removing unnecessary or copied files in bulk. This program delivers exactly what you would expect based on its name, and it does it quickly and effectively. You won't believe how much space it frees up.

The program's slick interface is a welcome change compared to what you might expect from utility programs. Scanning any drive or file location takes only one or two clicks. It only took the program about 90 seconds to scan a 20 GB drive that had about 2,500 files. The list of files was a little hard to read, but the color-coding of separate, duplicate pairs helped a lot. Deleting the files means going through several different confirmation screens, which was a little annoying. It's nice that Duplicate Cleaner was looking out for rookie users and making sure they didn't delete anything that they actually wanted. The pro version of the program costs around $30 and adds a few advanced searching features. Most folks won't need the paid version, though. The free version is more than you could really ask for.

This program quickly searches for and kills any duplicates from your hard drive. If Duplicate Cleaner could do it in fewer clicks, it would be perfect. However, the extra effort is worth it to save a few users from deleting something they really need.

 
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  • Current Version

    5.0

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  • All Versions

    4.0

    out of 356 votes

    • 5 star 176
    • 4 star 95
    • 3 star 28
    • 2 star 19
    • 1 star 38
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5 stars

"Works, done, sorted."

January 21, 2016  |  By waitroseman1

2016-01-21 04:03:49  |  By waitroseman1

 |  Version: Duplicate Cleaner 3.2.7

Pros

Sorted out my overstuffed backup folder - had about ten copies of everything. Ran fast, no issues.

Cons

None really - could do with a Wizard I suppose.

Summary

Free, no issues, go for it!

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1 stars

"Crapware - You Need to Buy Product for it to Work"

December 17, 2015  |  By DrGregMize

2015-12-17 17:23:52  |  By DrGregMize

 |  Version: Duplicate Cleaner 3.2.6

Pros

None - this is garbarge

Cons

This is NOT shareware/freeware/or any other "ware". I couldn't get it to recognize any file unless it was a .csv file, and it asked me to convert ALL files to csv before it would scan them.
Almost EVERY option available was only available in the purchased program.
Stay away from this if at all possible!!

Summary

Don't waste your time downloading this. Immediately remove it from your OS.

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5 stars

"Works well.."

October 22, 2015  |  By Le User

2015-10-22 06:38:35  |  By Le User

 |  Version: Duplicate Cleaner 3.2.6

Pros

Useful program. Does what it's supposed to

Cons

No complaints

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1 stars

"Flash back"

September 26, 2015

2015-09-26 03:44:30

 |  Version: Duplicate Cleaner 3.2.6

Pros

Non because the flash back made me can do nothing

Cons

Flash back happen many times on the 3.2.6 version,and i can't find any old version to use

Summary

I can do the scan,it's fine to use,but flash back happen in the result page so many times made me can do nothing
I wish I can try the old version but i can't find any in your page
Btw,my computer is win7 32bit

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5 stars

"Useful software"

April 13, 2015  |  By bezerko555

2015-04-13 03:53:05  |  By bezerko555

 |  Version: Duplicate Cleaner 3.2.6

Pros

I liked it. Helped sort out my messy docs folder.

Cons

none really.

Summary

Good software and free. Lots of features - more than I needed.

Updated on Oct 2, 2015

Used again recently - worked well. Will probably get pro version soon as I'd like to find duplicate folders too.

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1 stars

"Does not detect properly."

April 05, 2015  |  By Linda8971

2015-04-05 17:52:37  |  By Linda8971

 |  Version: Duplicate Cleaner 3.2.6

Pros

Nothing good almost deleted all of my files

Cons

Detects files that are different as duplicates.

Summary

Stay away if you value your data.

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5 stars

"Perfect.....very easy, and I know it worked perfect"

April 03, 2015  |  By nikothestripper

2015-04-03 17:08:34  |  By nikothestripper

 |  Version: Duplicate Cleaner 3.2.6

Pros

It doesn't need any adjustments, just hit scan and it shows you the duplicate files. Lets you check the files, very simple. I know they were duplicates because it shows a column at the end called HASH, that is each files unique code, If they are the same its definitely the same file..... awesome

Cons

none that I can see

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5 stars

"Ton of features for a free program"

February 21, 2015  |  By sharko10001

2015-02-21 09:20:08  |  By sharko10001

 |  Version: Duplicate Cleaner 3.2.6

Pros

Lots of features
Actually free
Fast.

Cons

Took a little time time to understand the interface - probably needs a Wizard type tool adding.

Summary

Great program, genuine freeware. Developer's website seems active with a busy forum.

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1 stars

"Most unpractical"

February 13, 2015

2015-02-13 14:33:36

 |  Version: Duplicate Cleaner 3.2.6

Pros

none found

Cons

confusing interface
all basic features that one need in pro version
you cannot even select files unless you thick them one by one.

Summary

this program found 12 duplicate files. afterwards, i scanned with the other program, and found 1056 duplicate files, and easily previewed and deleted

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5 stars

"Sorted out my system - nice program"

February 08, 2015  |  By bugbugbug123

2015-02-08 06:34:37  |  By bugbugbug123

 |  Version: Duplicate Cleaner 3.2.6

Pros

I had a messy mydocs folder and other issues due to not keeping backups organized very well. Duplicate Cleaner helped with this and saved a (metric) ton of space.

Cons

Some power features are only in the pro version - I didn't need them this time though

Summary

Useful and free - with no bloatware or installer junk!!

Updated on Feb 21, 2015

Also, the installer is clean. A rarity these days. Recommended!

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 3.2.7
Misc fixes and updates.
General
Publisher DigitalVolcano
Publisher web site http://www.digitalvolcano.co.uk
Release Date December 18, 2015
Date Added December 18, 2015
Version 3.2.7
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory File Management
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8/10
Additional Requirements .NET Framework 2.0/3.5
Download Information
File Size 5.18MB
File Name DuplicateCleaner_setup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 2,104,814
Downloads Last Week 5,842
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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