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Editors' Review

by   / April 12, 2009

Hard Drive Washer offers users a chance to detect and delete some of the peskiest files on a computer: temporary files. With a program that quickly and efficiently deletes these hard-drive-slowing files, this program aims to speed up your system.

Hard Drive Washer jumps directly into cleaning your hard drive with a simple start menu that gives you the choice to begin right away or to select options. The options menu allows users to focus their attention to specific drives or file types they wish to have removed from the computer. In addition, there is a scheduling option available, which lets users regularly run Hard Drive Washer without their command.

First the program scans your computer and shows which files it determined need removed. These are listed under four tabs: Temporary Files, Log Files, Images, and Other. These tabs allow users to scroll through and deselect files they wish to keep. From this screen users choose to delete selected.

Hard Drive Washer took longer to delete our temporary files than we expected. However, the program did exactly as it promised. There's a short 10-day trial period, but considering the simplicity of using this program, that's more than enough time to fully test the program. Hard Drive Washer is incredibly easy to use and performs a service that appeals to all computer users needing to do some system cleanup.

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Full Specifications

What's new in version 6.0

Version 6.0 re-designed 'Options' dialogs, configurable exceptions list now with the option to add relative or full paths to files or folders, and erase deleted files completely with the wiping feature so they can not be recovered again.


Publisher 1-abc
Publisher web site
Release Date February 25, 2012
Date Added February 25, 2012
Version 6.0


Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Maintenance & Optimization

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Windows XP/Vista/7
Additional Requirements None

Download Information

File Size 476.7KB
File Name hdrvwash.exe


Total Downloads 13,619
Downloads Last Week 1


License Model Free to try
Limitations 10-day trial
Price $19.99
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