Download Hard Disk - Best Software & Apps

  • Dropbox

    11.4.20

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone
    Windows Phone
    Web Apps

    Store, sync and share your files online

    7
    768 votes
    • PROS: 2 GB of free storage, Very easy to use, Nice online profile
    • CONS: Too slow
  • Hard Disk Serial Number Changer

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Change your hard drive serial number effortlessly!

    7
    175 votes
    • PROS: Free and Fast to Download, Available anywhere, all the time, Proven to be virus free
    • CONS: Certain browsers slow down on Windows 8.1 powered machines
  • HDD Regenerator

    2011

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Repair physical bad sectors on a hard disk

    7
    600 votes
    • PROS: Works on several different types of hard drives, Does not affect existing information on your hard drive, Repairs damage low-level disk formatting cannot
    • CONS: Not always effective
  • HDD Low Level Format Tool

    2.36.11.81

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Clean Up Your Drives with HDD Low Level Format Tool

    7
    421 votes
    • PROS: Totally wipe and reset drives., Works with most interfaces., Can format flash drives.
    • CONS: Speed limited in the free trial.
  • Hard Disk Sentinel

    4.71

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Effective Hard Disk Drive Monitoring Software for Personal Use

    8
    66 votes
    • PROS: This package can work with multiple hard disk drives, Constant monitoring services guarantee early detection and prevention
    • CONS: Customers will need to purchase this product to access all of its features, This system is not meant to detect common issues such as viruses
  • GetDataBack

    for NTFS 4.21

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Do-it-yourself data recovery software

    7
    438 votes
    • CrystalDiskInfo

      7.5.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Check out the health status of your hard disk for free

      7
      200 votes
      • PROS: Accurate information about HDD characteristics, Free
      • CONS: No interaction or comparison tools, Not available for other platforms such as Mac
    • SequoiaView

      1.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A free Software utilities program for Windows

      9
      86 votes
      • Auslogics Disk Defrag

        8.0.7.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Increase performance by organizing your hard-drive for free

        9
        956 votes
        • PROS: Easy to use, Auto-shutdown, Auto-defrag when computer is idle, Defrag and Optimize feature, Free
        • CONS: Help is online only
      • DVD Decrypter

        3.5.4.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Extract DVDs onto your hard disk

        8
        995 votes
        • PROS: Straightforward interface, You can rip specific files, Support for multi-angle movies, Removes CSS and region codes
        • CONS: No documentation included
      • HD Tune

        2.55

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Test the capabilities of your hard drive

        7
        113 votes
        • Partition Table Doctor

          3.5

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Complete package for hard disk data recovery and partition recovery

          6
          69 votes
          • PROS: Handy set of tools to manage partitions, Lets you create bootable CD and emergency disks, Very well documented
          • CONS: Plain interface
        • Email Extractor Pro

          5.52

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          extract emails from your hard disk

          7
          10 votes
          • Aomei Partition Assistant

            6.6

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Partition your hard disk with ease for free

            7
            38 votes
            • PROS: Easy to download and use, Divide, copy and delete partitions, Includes wizard and help manual, Free
            • CONS: No support for partitions of other operating systems, Complicated to use initially for beginners
          • DriveDx

            1.0.7

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Mac

            Advanced drive health diagnostic and monitoring utility

            -
            No votes yet
            • Zero Assumption Recovery

              8.1

              License
              buy Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Damaged hard disk? Accidently deleted files? Here is your solution

              7
              39 votes
              • PC Tools Disk Suite

                License
                buy Download
                Platform
                Windows

                All-in-one hard drive optimization, defrag, repair and partition app

                9
                4 votes
                • PROS: Defrags, performs backups and partitions in one, Easy to use and administer, Each tool integrates with the others nicely
                • CONS: Thorough backup is rather slow
              • CrystalDiskMark

                6.0.0

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Check your hard drive's reading speed for free

                7
                33 votes
                • PROS: Runs several different tests, Free
                • CONS: No detailed information about tests, Not available on other platforms such as Mac
              • Hard Drive Eraser

                2.0

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Securely erase data from a hard disk

                6
                54 votes
                • PROS: Easy to use, Four different wiping methods, Asks for confirmation twice
                • CONS: Partitions are listed as separate drives, which may be confusing
              • SelfImage

                1.2.1

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Create an image of a hard disk or partition

                8
                36 votes
                • PROS: Free to use, Very fast at making images, Optimised for dual core processors
                • CONS: Not enough instructions for beginners, No longer supported, No help
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