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  • 5.0 stars

    "Only file retrieval you will need"

    February 17, 2012  |   By Mossyj

    Version: R-Studio 5.4 build 134577

    Pros

    It works. It brings back folder structures and file names where others do not. It is relatively cheap considering how well it performs. Runs well on machines with limited specs.

    Cons

    Not free. I did have some issues running it on Vista, but really I blame Vista.

    Summary

    After paying much more for another product that retrieved almost nothing, and what was retrieved was basically a nameless pile of files, I was relieved to find R-Studio. It brought back thousands more files complete with folder structure and original names. For files that it couldn't retrieve all the name information it still brought back what it could. If I never use it on another drive it will have more than paid for itself just by this one use.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Ok software, INSANELY HORRIBLE Customer Service"

    December 6, 2011  |   By azjazz

    Version: R-Studio 5.4 build 134372

    Pros

    The software generally works OK, though it is sometimes hard to determine on the screens what data/files are important, and what are not important.

    Cons

    Customer service is definitely *not* important to them. "Screw the customer" is pretty important to them, though.

    I purchased R-Studio to recover data from a bad drive. Then, a little over a year later, I needed to recover a totally dead system that didn't even boot up from a corrupted hard drive. I looked into a back-up image to get the R-Studio boot disk creator program to start my recovery. However, I didn't have the boot disk installer available on that image.

    I called the R-Tools Customer Support to have them send me a link to the boot disk installer (which was part of the R-Studio package I had purchased). However, I was told by the R-Tools representative that my 1 year warranty had expired the month before, and that I needed to purchase R-Studio *AGAIN* to be able to get to the same software I had ALREADY PURCHASED! No negotiation.

    So, I left R-Studio (cursing up a storm), and purchased Active@ File Recovery Pro. It's cheaper, quicker, and better.

    Good riddance, R-Studio!

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Poor sales support!"

    August 25, 2011  |   By travelingdude

    Version: R-Studio 5.3 build 133533

    Pros

    I can't really say, though the interface seem good.

    Cons

    I wasn't able to purchase the item. The phone number in the email was no longer service. They charged my credit card but never supplied the registration number. I had to call the cc company to cancel the charge. Chat-based support was flippant.

    Summary

    I'm going elsewhere.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "as the other software"

    June 26, 2011  |   By muoviti

    Version: R-Studio 5.3 build 133533

    Pros

    ...as the other software promised but the success of recovery was only on two files on 100, I've not find the solution, after PURCHASING this.

    Cons

    ...seems better than the other but the result is not sufficent for money spent.

    Summary

    try anything else do not purchase this software

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Best recovery software."

    May 5, 2011  |   By AAAksun

    Version: R-Studio 5.3 build 133533

    Pros

    I have tried 15 others from this website and NONE worked. Mostly they didnt restore the complete folder structure, did not see some deleted folders entirely, and, in some cases, saw the folders and not the files and vice versa. R Studio just works.

    Cons

    Its not free. But its totally worth it! As an addition to the Pros, it's regularly updated, unlike most others out there.

    Summary

    Absolutely brilliant.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Recovered all files from a reformatted HD."

    March 21, 2011  |   By frankharr

    Version: R-Studio 5.3 build 133533

    Pros

    performs as advertised.

    Cons

    None - it's too good

    Summary

    Great product!

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Excellent Product, great documentation-demo very useful"

    January 21, 2011  |   By mattmgmail

    Version: R-Studio 5.3 build 132958

    Pros

    I recovered 99% of my data from an accidental Raid0 re-partition

    Cons

    no negatives found

    Summary

    Excellent program, prompt service.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Horrible , Terrible , Simply the worst."

    January 3, 2011  |   By rpierce01440

    Version: R-Studio 4.2

    Pros

    It was cheaper than the software I eventually had to buy because this software failed.

    Cons

    ILinux recovery is slow, and dose not work. It renames the files you are trying to find which makes recovery problematic in the best case, impossible in the worst.

    Summary

    Linux recovery does not work. Buy something else if you need linux files.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Top notch!"

    May 8, 2010  |   By madmart12

    Version: R-Studio 5.2 build 130701

    Pros

    Powerful, concise and full-featured data recovery software; easy to use and understand

    Cons

    Not a lot, really

    Summary

    I have personal experience with using this product in a professional setting, as well as others, and I can safely say that R-Studio blows the others out of the water, except for very specific data recovery programs.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Not for the novice, even after reading manual."

    April 21, 2010  |   By JRDunnJR

    Version: R-Studio 5.2 build 130701

    Pros

    There is nothing to like, can't get it to work.

    Cons

    Could not even get it to work, a waste of $80, still trying to get tech help, who is getting very frustrated with me as I don't understand what he is trying to say to me.

    Summary

    Have not been able to get it up and working. Company refuses to refund my money.
    Definitely not for someone with limited computer knowledge.

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