Wise Data Recovery

Wise Data Recovery

Download Editors' Rating:
3.5
Very good
Average User Rating:
4.2
out of 12 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    3.51.188
  • Total Downloads:
    623,503
  • Date Added:
    Nov. 20, 2014
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    1.37MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    7,240
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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Wise Data Recovery is a fast, sleek data recovery program, but before you get your hopes up you should know that a large percentage of deleted files it does detect cannot be restored. Still, if you're in the type of dire straits that you need this program, it's definitely worth trying.

When you install Wise Data Recovery, be aware that it auto-checks boxes to download other programs. Uncheck these if you don't want the extras. Once installed, the program lets you scan your hard drive or an external drive for deleted files. It checks to see if they're still hanging around on your hard drive or if they've been deleted for good. You can organize the files it finds by directory, by likelihood of recovery, by file size, or by the date they were last modified. Wise Data Recovery found about 52,000 files on a drive and did it in a matter of seconds. Sadly, about 40 percent of the files were unrecoverable or "poor," which means there's a low chance of getting them back. Luckily, most of the "good" files were picture and video files -- the stuff you'd probably be looking for. You can recover multiple files at once, but you can't save them to the drive they came from. The program's clean, stylish menu makes it easy to find and select the exact file you're looking for.

Wise Data Recovery looks good and works very fast, finding important video and photo files and other important documents. It will only take a couple minutes of your time to see if this app can recover the deleted files you're looking for, so there's no harm in giving it a shot.

 
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User Reviews
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Results 1–10 of 12

1 stars

"Don't use unless you have deleted data"

October 21, 2014  |  By WRS2014

 |  Version: Wise Data Recovery 3.44.186

Pros

This software might work if you have deleted data from your drive or something like that.

Cons

It installed other programs on my machine
It didn't work because I had a physical problem with my hard drive
It doesn't tell you only to use it for deleted data

Summary

This program did not work for me, I had to learn the hard way and after hours of wasted time I had to send my drive off to a professional company. Actually that company helped me understand what this software did not warm me of, is that software won't recover a physical problem with a hard drive. If you run into this problem too the companies name is SERT Data Recovery www.sertdatarecovery.com they actually recovered all my data for me.

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3 stars

"I have Any Data Recovery already"

August 12, 2014  |  By Jonaatson

 |  Version: Wise Data Recovery 3.44.186

Pros

Any Data Recovery is better than that! It is the popular software which can retrieve deleted/formatted/lost photos, music, videos, documents, emails, etc. from both computer and removable drives and it provides Normal scan and deep scan modes. I really like it. Where I found it:
http://www.flash-video-soft.com/data-recovery/

Cons

The files it found were random and folders limited to the search criteria. No flexibility. It did not find any of the files I was looking for. It just found tmp files and random crap nobody would care about.

Summary

Sloooww. sorry, but spam, toolbars, extra gaming software, and other random crap installing without asking me first is unacceptable and is then to me considered spam-ware.

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5 stars

"Best disk recovery freeware!"

June 09, 2014  |  By pcpandaparada

 |  Version: Wise Data Recovery 3.44.186

Pros

Easy to understand and use.Fairly simple to get data back.

Cons

Nothing found when running it.

Summary

This is the best disk recover freeware that I've been used.It recover my important files.

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5 stars

"Thanks for Wise Disk Cleaner!"

June 05, 2014  |  By cookiedrawing

 |  Version: Wise Data Recovery 3.44.186

Pros

Many temp files can be scanned and cleaned, it also reminds me some files why can't be cleaned.

Cons

haven't got any idea.

Summary

Like it very much, surface is clear,trust to use it.

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5 stars

"Recovered deleted files by mistake"

May 30, 2014  |  By haoyanan727

 |  Version: Wise Data Recovery 3.44.186

Pros

To choose a specific disk to scan, the deleted files could be searched out, and the results shown as 3 colors, yellow,green,red. The possibility of the deleted files can be recovered or not will depend on the color,surely the red means can't be recovered at all.

Cons

didn't find yet.

Summary

I did regret to delete some useful files on my Drive D,then download and run Wise Disk Cleaner, it recovered my files.So lucky!

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5 stars

"Quick and really FREE !!"

March 10, 2014  |  By OkanBekatli

 |  Version: Wise Data Recovery 3.43

Pros

I have downloaded it after a mistake and recovered my files quickly in 5mins max. More than a gigabyte of data recovered successfully.

Cons

I'm not sure if its a enhancement point or impossible, recovered files date attributes were reset.

Summary

Quick and Nice Recovery Tool.

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5 stars

"good data recovery software"

December 27, 2013  |  By Bplanrecovery

 |  Version: Wise Data Recovery 3.42

Pros

free of charge for the recovery function with http://www.piriform.com/recuva

Cons

only recover deleted files,
if you need recover format recovery software ,with freeware http://bplandatarecovery.com/

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5 stars

"Shows substantial competence"

December 26, 2013

 |  Version: Wise Data Recovery 3.42

Pros

Straight forward .

Cons

Could use Help button tho I never thought to try F1

Summary

Think it did about all that could be done .

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5 stars

"It is as good as Free Any Data Recovery"

December 05, 2013  |  By jone_dover

 |  Version: Wise Data Recovery 3.42

Pros

I've own another data recovery software which named Free Any Data Recovery. It can retrieve deleted/formatted/lost photos, music, videos, documents, emails, etc. Just share it with you guys:

http://free-any-data-recovery.en.softonic.com/

Cons

Not find yet.

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5 stars

"recover some files which are really important to me."

October 17, 2013  |  By cxrichard

 |  Version: Wise Data Recovery 3.41

Pros

recommend it to all of you guys.

Cons

sorry i dunt know

Summary



Updated on Oct 30, 2013

easy use file recovery local life fast search and othe useful free tools.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 3.51.188
Version 3.44.186:
  • Improved saving feature of configuration information.
  • Improved 'check for updates' feature.
  • Optimized share feature.
  • Updated translations.
General
Publisher WiseCleaner
Publisher web site http://www.wisecleaner.com
Release Date November 20, 2014
Date Added November 20, 2014
Version 3.51.188
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Backup Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 8, Windows, Windows 7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 1.37MB
File Name WDRSetup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 623,503
Downloads Last Week 7,240
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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