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Do you have thousands of photos, documents, songs etc on your hard drive? If you do, you’ll likely have duplicates all over the place. In this guide you’ll learn how to search for duplicates and delete them; thus, saving you space and keeping you organized.

Download Easy Duplicate Finder

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Easy Duplicate Finder Features

  • Search for true duplicates (files with same contents)
    Powerful search engine with fast files check
    Full binary (byte-by-byte) comparison
  • Flexible Scan settings
    Search files by masks
    Size conditions & skip zero-length files option
  • Find duplicates from selected folders or drives
    Add multiple folders/drives for scanning
  • Safety
    Protect system files and folders
    Move files to Recycle Bin or delete duplicate files permanently
    Mark selected duplicates by renaming them with adding prefix to file names – to test which files is safe to delete
  • Convenient user interface
  • Duplicate file management – remove only unnecessary duplicates
    Select files manually (for deletion) or use flexible selection options
    Rename duplicate files with prefix/postfix
    Move duplicate files to folder
    Open folder containing selected file
    Show file properties
    Open file with associated program
  • Full Unicode support
    Support for files with Chinese, Japanese, Arabian etc names
  • Export list of duplicates to HTML document or to TXT file

Easy Duplicate Finder System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 95/98/Me/2000/XP/Vista
  • CPU: 400 MHz or higher
  • RAM: 128 MB or more
  • Hard Drive: 5 MB of free space

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28 thoughts on “Easy Duplicate Finder Scans Your Drive for Duplicates”

  1. Cleaner007 says:

    Thanks for the app. Real cool thing. As for me i also use Clone Remover to delete duplicate files. These guys are here – http://www.moleskinsoft.com/

  2. Cleaner007 says:

    Thanks for the app. Real cool thing. As for me i also use Clone Remover to delete duplicate files. These guys are here – http://www.moleskinsoft.com/

  3. Cleaner007 says:

    Thanks for the app. Real cool thing. As for me i also use Clone Remover to delete duplicate files. These guys are here – http://www.moleskinsoft.com/

  4. Cleaner007 says:

    Thanks for the app. Real cool thing. As for me i also use Clone Remover to delete duplicate files. These guys are here – http://www.moleskinsoft.com/

  5. Kristian says:

    Another duplicate file finder is Clone Tools that works with both files and folders.
    Visit http://www.pilotman.com for more information.

  6. Kristian says:

    Another duplicate file finder is Clone Tools that works with both files and folders.
    Visit http://www.pilotman.com for more information.

  7. Kristian says:

    Another duplicate file finder is Clone Tools that works with both files and folders.
    Visit http://www.pilotman.com for more information.

  8. Kristian says:

    Another duplicate file finder is Clone Tools that works with both files and folders.
    Visit http://www.pilotman.com for more information.

  9. jack says:

    So far the Duplicate Finder has worked great for me! It has been a terrific assistance for me in eliminating duplicate images and songs from my hard drives – saving me loads of time.

    Get it here: http://www.ashisoft.com

  10. jack says:

    So far the Duplicate Finder has worked great for me! It has been a terrific assistance for me in eliminating duplicate images and songs from my hard drives – saving me loads of time.

    Get it here: http://www.ashisoft.com

  11. jack says:

    So far the Duplicate Finder has worked great for me! It has been a terrific assistance for me in eliminating duplicate images and songs from my hard drives – saving me loads of time.

    Get it here: http://www.ashisoft.com

  12. jack says:

    So far the Duplicate Finder has worked great for me! It has been a terrific assistance for me in eliminating duplicate images and songs from my hard drives – saving me loads of time.

    Get it here: http://www.ashisoft.com

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  17. Allan says:

    Another program to find duplicate files and folders is Directory Report
    http://www.file-utilities.com

  18. Allan says:

    Another program to find duplicate files and folders is Directory Report
    http://www.file-utilities.com

  19. Allan says:

    Another program to find duplicate files and folders is Directory Report
    http://www.file-utilities.com

  20. Allan says:

    Another program to find duplicate files and folders is Directory Report
    http://www.file-utilities.com

  21. Mel says:

    I like it! I’ve needed something like this for a long time as my backup hard drive has loads of duplicates on it.

  22. Mel says:

    I like it! I’ve needed something like this for a long time as my backup hard drive has loads of duplicates on it.

  23. Mel says:

    I like it! I’ve needed something like this for a long time as my backup hard drive has loads of duplicates on it.

  24. Mel says:

    I like it! I’ve needed something like this for a long time as my backup hard drive has loads of duplicates on it.

  25. snooperz says:

    I’ve used duplicate file finders. Just make sure what areas on your computer you are searching for dups. though. I would not recommend the Windows folder, that’s for sure. You could possibly delete duplicate files that are needed to run the computer.
    Be sure to set the searches for EXACTLY the same file, size, name, etc. I’ve had bad experiences using dup file finders in the past. They can be a valuable tool, but use with caution.

  26. snooperz says:

    I’ve used duplicate file finders. Just make sure what areas on your computer you are searching for dups. though. I would not recommend the Windows folder, that’s for sure. You could possibly delete duplicate files that are needed to run the computer.
    Be sure to set the searches for EXACTLY the same file, size, name, etc. I’ve had bad experiences using dup file finders in the past. They can be a valuable tool, but use with caution.

  27. snooperz says:

    I’ve used duplicate file finders. Just make sure what areas on your computer you are searching for dups. though. I would not recommend the Windows folder, that’s for sure. You could possibly delete duplicate files that are needed to run the computer.
    Be sure to set the searches for EXACTLY the same file, size, name, etc. I’ve had bad experiences using dup file finders in the past. They can be a valuable tool, but use with caution.

  28. snooperz says:

    I’ve used duplicate file finders. Just make sure what areas on your computer you are searching for dups. though. I would not recommend the Windows folder, that’s for sure. You could possibly delete duplicate files that are needed to run the computer.
    Be sure to set the searches for EXACTLY the same file, size, name, etc. I’ve had bad experiences using dup file finders in the past. They can be a valuable tool, but use with caution.

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