DiffMerge is a free visual file comparison software and file merge software that allows users to compare files and folders. You can open multiple files with DiffMerge side-by-side, and it will highlight the differences in them, and will also let you easily merge both the files to remove differences. This is one of the best visual file comparison software. Other similar software we reviewed earlier include Diffuse, AptDiff and WinMerge.
Think about those times when you’ve had to compare a couple of reports or other documents. It is a mundane and very tiresome task, however it needs to be done and for a variety of different reasons. If comparing files is not something you don’t cherish doing for the rest of your working life, download and set up DiffMerge free visual file comparison software. This simple to use program will compare the files you ask it to and highlight points that are different or the same in each document. With this program running on your machine, you can say good-bye to long hours of manually comparing – DiffMerge is your savior.
Here are other tasks this free visual file comparison software can perform:
- DiffMerge can also compare computer directories and search for duplicate file names.
- Folders also are able to be scanned and compared, avoiding duplicate folders.
- DiffMerge will highlight what is in document ‘A’ to what is not document ‘B’ and vice-versa.
- The program also lets users merge files so all information is saved in one place.
- If DiffMerge finds identical files names, it will note these names and report to the user.
It is easy to see that this free utility would be a handy thing to have on, not only an office computer, but also in the home. Once again think of the countless times you have named a file with a similar name to another file yet you can’t remember which one is which. DiffMerge takes away your frustration and presents both files for you to check.
The same applies to the directories and folders. One wonders why the big software companies have never come with up something as useful as this freeware, DiffMerge is what every computer operator needs in his or her tool box.
DiffMerge is freeware and operates on Linux (Ubuntu and Fedora), Mac 10.4 upward and Windows machines from 2000 and later. Download and set it up now, you’ll be pleasantly surprised. Download free here.