How to detect and delete the duplicate files on your
This utility program is used to search and delete the duplicate
files and folder on your hard disk, so that operating system can access
data more quickly and easily. You can search any kind of duplicate files
on your computer, for example music, text and picture. You can scan
files with same contents, folder, drives and hard disk with powerful
search engine. When the scanning process is completed, you will see a
list of actual files, list of duplicate files with size, creating time,
access and write time then create free disk space by deleting
Duplicate File Detector has a very simple control panel to help the
all level of users. You can scan almost any media CD/DVD, USB, external
storage device, zip drive and network drive also. You can download this
tool for any windows version. Download it and run the easy setup.
After installation launch Duplicate File Detector, the first screen
will appear with the title "Duplicate File Detector with
In left side panel click on "Explorer" tab and you will see a list
of all attached drives and My Network Places also. Here you can select
any file, folder and drives for scanning.
Select a folder (in this case My Documents) and then press the button
"Search file duplicates now" in the bottom area of right side panel.
Here you can select the options (Process subfolders and Skip zero-length
file) under "Start Search" section. You can also filter files here with
date, size and attributes.
Now a small dialog box will appear with title "Search for duplicate
files in folders", click on "Search now" button to start scanning
process. If you have a large folder size, this process can take several minute.
After search process is completed, the results are displayed in two
lists. The top list shows all files in the specified folders and lower
list shows files which have duplicates.
Right click on any duplicates files and you will find many options to
manage this duplicate files, for example copy, move to other location or
recommend you doing this after one month if you want to improve the
performance of your computer.