Stellar Data Recovery  233 reviews

Free Data Recovery Software

Recover up to 1 GB lost or deleted data on Windows, absolutely free

  • Recovers lost or deleted documents, email data files, videos, photos, etc.
  • Retrieve data from PC, laptop, hard drive, and USB stick
  • Recover files lost due to drive formatting or corruption
  • Windows 11 Ready

* Recover up to 1GB lost or deleted data for free

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support for major file types and formats
COMPREHENSIVE FILE FORMAT SUPPORT

Single Tool for Free Recovery of All File Formats

The software recovers all major file types and formats, offering key benefits as follows:

  • Restores back hundreds of file formats 
  • Recovers photos, videos, documents, & more
  • Retrieves specific files by file name and type
support of storage media
UNIVERSAL DATA RECOVERY AT ZERO COST

Free Usage on All Types of Storage Media

The tool retrieves lost data from all types of Windows devices & storage media.

  • Recovers data from internal hard drive and SSD
  • Supports USB storage media and SD cards
  • Facilitates recovery of files from RAW partitions

More Awesome Features

Recover your data in 3-steps

Recover your data in 3-steps

Stellar free data recovery software is the best if you’re looking for an easy way to get back your data from any Windows device or storage media. After you launch the software, select the storage drive & file type (if you wish), scan the drive, and save the recovered files.

Preview the files before saving them

Preview the files before saving them

The tool displays an augmented preview of the recoverable files, including Office documents, PDF, images, videos, Zip, RAR, HTML and PHP files, etc. The Preview feature also allows playing the recoverable video files in Full-Screen mode. It helps in ascertaining the recoverability of the files before selecting them.

Retrieve any kind of data

Retrieve any kind of data

Stellar data recovery software allows you to do free recovery of digital photo and video, audio library, PowerPoint deck, PDF and Word document, Excel workbook, email file, and more. It saves you from spending on multiple software by offering a universal solution, free of cost.

Recover from BitLocker® encrypted drive

Recover from BitLocker® encrypted drive

The tool can retrieve the data lost or deleted data from BitLocker encrypted drive. All you have to do is enter BitLocker decryption key and then run the software to scan the decrypted media. It will get back your lost data from encrypted drive just like with any ordinary drive.

Recover data from formatted media

Recover data from formatted media

Have you lost data after formatting a USB drive, an SD card or a partition on your Windows PC? Get back your data from formatted drives! Install our free data recovery tool on your PC, scan the formatted drive or partition, and save the data. Nothing could be easier.

Restore files from corrupted volume

Restore files from corrupted volume

Unable to access a drive or partition on Windows, & getting message prompt asking you to format the drive? Don’t format it yet! The drive has turned ‘RAW’, likely due to a damaged or corrupted file system. First, install the software & recover the data. Only then proceed with formatting to avoid data loss from such damaged partitions.

Do Even More with Paid Software

Recover data from lost partition

Recover data from lost partition

Professional, Premium & other paid variants of the software can recover data from missing or deleted partition. Using advanced Deep Scan capability, these variants can scan and locate all lost partitions previously present on the hard drive & thus retrieve the data from such partitions.

Recover data from crashed system

Recover data from crashed system

The software can also recover data stored on a crashed or unbootable Windows PC. It offers to create bootable USB recovery media to access crashed systems and allow data recovery. This capability is available in Professional, Premium, Technician, and Toolkit variants of the software.

Repair corrupt videos

Repair corrupt videos

Premium edition of the software can repair corrupt video files of various formats. It can fix blurry, choppy, grainy, flickering, stuttering, unplayable, and out-of-sync videos. The tool repairs videos shot with cameras of Canon®, Sony®, Go Pro®, Olympus®, Nikon®, Fuji®, Samsung®, & other leading brands.

Repair corrupt photos

Repair corrupt photos

The Premium edition also repairs corrupt JPEG & RAW image files captured by using DSLR, digi-cam, drones, Android phones, action cameras, etc. It can fix distorted, grainy, blurry, pixelated, & greyed-out images, and restores the images like new.

Advanced RAID recovery capability

Advanced RAID recovery capability

Technician and Toolkit editions of Stellar Data Recovery software offer class-leading technology for retrieving data from failed or broken RAID arrays. The software detects unknown RAID parameters to allow construction of virtual RAID for performing data recovery procedure.

Virtual Drive recovery

Virtual Drive recovery

Toolkit variant of Stellar Data Recovery software can recover data from Linux and Mac drives having HFS, HFS+, ext2, ext3, ext4 file systems. It also gets back your data from Virtual Drives bringing native support for recovery from VMDK, VDI, VHD and VHDX files.

Data Recovery from 4K Hard Drives

Data Recovery from 4K Hard Drives

The software recovers data from 4K hard drives that store the data on large-sized sectors of 4096 bytes. As a user, you get a more robust and advanced data recovery tool for conventional and modern 4K hard drives. In addition, Stellar data recovery software supports the 4K drives formatted with FAT32, ExFAT, and NTFS file systems.

Tool with Dual Monitor Support

Tool with Dual Monitor Support

Stellar Data Recovery software offers dual monitor support, allowing you to multitask on dual monitor displays without the need to minimize or toggle the screens. The feature helps you focus on the data recovery tasks and verify the results through the dual screens.

Software Walkthrough

 How it works?

  • Step 1
    Select File Type

    Select the type of data that you want to recover and click ‘Next’.

  • Step 2
    Select Recover From

    Select the folder location or drive volume and click ‘Scan’.

  • Step 3
    Scan & Recover

    Select files after the scan and click ‘Recover’ to save recovered data.

Select File Type
Select Recover From
Scan & Recover

Quick Comparison

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Monitors Hard Drive Health (SMART) & HDD Cloning
Recovers Data from Linux and Mac Drives (HFS, HFS+, ext2, ext3, ext4)
Virtual Drive Recovery
Supports Creation of Virtual RAID
RAID 0, 5 & 6 Data Recovery
Extracts Thumbnails of Images
Repair Multiple Videos or Photos simultaneously
Repairs Corrupt or Distorted Photos
Repairs Corrupt or Distorted Videos
Recovers Deleted Photos, Videos, and other Critical Files
Creates Disk Image
Optical Media Recovery (CD,DVD, HDDVD, Blu-Ray Disc)
Supports Unbootable System Recovery
Recovers Files from Lost Partition
BitLocker Data Recovery
Recovers Data from NTFS, exFAT, FAT(FAT16/FAT32)
Recovers from Any Storage Media
Recovery from Formatted Systems
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Awards & Reviews

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Futura Sciences

Futura Sciences

With more than 25 years of expertise, more than 100 awards received and a team of more than 150 engineers specialized in data recovery, the company Stellar presents itself as the leader of the companies in its sector.

Play3r

Play3r

Whilst you may not have heard of Stellar Data recovery before, today's review of their Professional (the version type) software package really is something worth keeping in mind for your data recovery needs in the future.

Techradar

Techradar

Stellar Data Recovery is one of the best data recovery tools we’ve used, with highly customizable searches, a huge file-type library, and deep scan abilities.

Windows Report

Windows Report

Stellar Data Recovery’s strongest point, after its data recovery and repair capabilities of course, is its simplicity.

XDA - Developers

XDA - Developers

Stellar Data Recovery Premium for Windows is the best place to start for your data recovery mission. It’s the only software in the world that has the ability to recover your data as well as repair your video and image files.

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Technical Specifications

About Product


Stellar Data Recovery Free

Version

10.0.0.0

Release Date

February, 2021

License

Single User

Edition

Free, Standard, Professional, Premium, Technician, Toolkit

Language Supported

English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Korean

System Requirements


System Requirements

Processor

Intel compatible (x86, x64)

Operating System

Windows 10, 8.1, 8 & 7

Memory

4 GB minimum (8 GB recommended)

Hard Disk

250 MB for installation files

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* Recover up to 1GB lost or deleted data for free

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Knowledge Base & Guides

Product Related Articles

You need to follow the mentioned steps to recover the data from lost or inaccessible partitions, however before that you need to upgrade to Professional or Premium version. Learn more
Stellar Data Recovery software supports recovery of hundreds of file types; you can see the list of all files types supported by the software here: Learn more
‘File Corruption’ and ‘File Loss’ – both the scenarios are different from one another though. However, corruption in files very often leads to files loss. Learn more

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FAQ

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You can recover deleted files by following these steps:

  • Download, Install & Run Stellar Data Recovery Free Edition.
  • Select the type of file you want to recover under ‘Select What to Recover’ option.
  • Choose the desired location under ‘Recover From’ from where you want to recover your deleted data.
  • Click on the ‘Scan’ button to start the scan.
  • After the scan, the software lists recoverable files in the left-pane under ‘File Type,' ‘Tree View’ and ‘Deleted List.'
  • Select the desired files which you want to recover and click on the ‘Recover’ button.
  • Click ‘Browse…’ to choose a destination location.
  • Click ‘Start Saving’ to save recovered file at your desired location.

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Yes, you can choose to recover specific file types by using this free data recovery software. Right-click on a file after the scan is completed and then click ‘Recover’ button.

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Deep Scan is a feature based on ‘file signature’ based search of the lost data. It allows the software to do a thorough scanning of the storage drive or media, allowing recovery of lost data in cases such as formatting.

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Free 24x5 Technical support is available with all Paid editions of Stellar Data Recovery software.

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You can recover up to 1 GB data by using Stellar Data Recovery Free edition. The maximum size of individual files recovered with the tool could be up to 25 MB.

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You would need to upgrade the free edition to Stellar Data Recovery Standard, Professional, or Premium Edition for recovering more than 1 GB data. Paid software allows recovery of unlimited files of any size.

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Yes. Stellar Data Recovery software efficiently works on a system with TPM chips.

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