What is WinfrGUI?

Released in December 2021, WinfrGUI is a 100% free Windows file recovery utility with a GUI. Its interface is clear at a glance, and all levels of users can recover deleted or lost Windows files with just a few mouse clicks. It is a great alternative to Windows File Recovery supported and endorsed by Microsoft.


Two scan modes are supported

Quick scan can recover files with directory structure and file name under NTFS file system; deep scan can recover more files with lost directory structure and file name.

Recover all lost files

Recover media files/office files/ZIP files, etc., including JPEG/PDF/DOCX/MP3/EXCEL/ZIP, etc.

Recover from where you lost files

Recover lost Windows files from SSD/HDD/USB/memory card under Windows 11/10, NTFS/FAT/exFAT/ReFS.

Applicable scenarios

Recover accidentally deleted files; recover files from formatted hard drives; recover files from damaged hard drives.

Compatible and Secure

Supports Windows 10/11, NTFS/FAT/exFAT/ReFS.

Quick download link

WinfrGUI is an absolute free software for download and use and it will always be.

Version: 1.2.2 Size: 3.98 MB

Reasons to choose WinfrGUI


As a free alternative to Windows File Recovery (Microsoft’s official file recovery application), WinfrGUI provides a graphical interface and step-by-step guide to free you from complicated command lines and easily recover deleted files on Windows 10/11 with just A few simple clicks.


This is a 100% free tool. Users do not need to purchase any content or services within the software. No matter what scanning method is used and what type of files are recovered, there is absolutely no charge for using this software.


As a free Windows file recovery software developed by individual developer, WinfrGUI is designed with advanced file recovery technology. Based on excellent Windows file recovery features, WinfrGUI scans your disk or partition and recovers deleted files with a high recovery rate.

Help center

If you have any questions using WinfrGUI, please visit the help center for more resources.