There are already many free tools and services which delete duplicate files. These tools are good and effective but the process by which they find duplicate files is by File Name and File Size. But there are many instances when the duplicate file exists under different name or size. In this case you can use WeeDuplicateDetective to find those duplicate files, delete it and free your disk of unnecessary files. WeeDuplicateDetective is by now one of the most effective duplicate file finder because it does not find duplicate files by name or size but it finds duplicate files by content.
Using WeeDuplicateDetective is very easy. It is a Windows based free-ware. To use this App you just have to follow these steps :
Step 1: Download WeeDuplicateDetective and Install it. To download click here. For Windows XP and Vista users you need to have .NET Framework 4 to install this software.
Step 2: Add the folders and destinations where you want to search for duplicate files by clicking on Browse and Add to the list.
Step 3: Now click on Find Duplicate Files. WeeDuplicateDetective will search for duplicate files in the order of your desired criteria. It will provide you a list of duplicate files and the disk space you can free by deleting it.
Step 4: Now select all the files which you want to delete. The criteria to delete files are original files, each original file, all but the original and first copy or all files. You can select the criteria you wish and click on Delete Selected Duplicates.
Step 5 : A pop menu will appear which will prompt you to delete the files permanantly, move them to a selected location or to send the files to Recycle Bin.
An easy, instant and convenient method to delete all duplicate files.