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Editors' Review

by   / February 27, 2009

Absolute Delete securely removes files and folders and frees up disk space, but a tendency to lock up while deleting files is a big negative.

The program's interface is pleasingly simple: check boxes are next to areas available for cleaning, and a single button removes files. Among its nine Windows and Internet options, you can empty the Recycle Bin, delete temporary files, and clear the Recent Documents list. You easily can schedule regular cleanups of selected areas as well. Absolute Delete also integrates with your context menus, allowing you to quickly delete any file or folder or free up disk space when a drive is selected.

Although its features won't blow you away, it would be a decent tool to keep your computer free of unnecessary files and optimize disk space--if only it hadn't crashed a couple of times in our tests. With its instability issues, we can't recommend this seven-day program as a safe way to remove online and offline traces.

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Publisher SnowCamel
Publisher web site
Release Date September 20, 2004
Date Added September 20, 2004
Version 2.1


Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory File Management

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Additional Requirements Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server

Download Information

File Size 2.31MB
File Name


Total Downloads 51,694
Downloads Last Week 1


License Model Free to try
Limitations 7-day trial
Price $19.95
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