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07 May 2015

Protect your Windows Files with Simple File Encryptor

If you have some individual files that you wish to avoid the eyes of complete strangers, then your best option is to encrypt them. There is a simple to utilize complimentary program called Simple File Encryptor that can encrypt your files with strong AES cipher. It can be utilized as a portable application or can be incorporated with Windows File Explorer. You can download Simple File Encryptor from its SourceForge site. The download is readily available as a portable application. Its interface reveals 3 tabs one for the text file encryption, 2nd for the file encryption and 3rd for choosing an irreversible encrypted folder.


In the Encrypt Text - AES tab, you can encrypt text by copy/pasting text or typing it by hand or packing it from a text file. The various buttons on this tab enable you to pack the text file, encrypt it or decrypt it. It would request the password which ought to be at least 9 characters long and need to include combined case characters with characters.


In the Encrypt a File - AES tab, you can pack a file, pick different choices and encrypt the file. You can likewise pick a folder and encrypt all the files inside that folder. There are alternatives to keep the initial files or eliminate them after the file encryption. The very same tab can likewise be utilized to decrypt the files.


The 3rd tab Encrypt Box - enables you to develop a completely encrypted folder (called Encrypt Box). When Simple File Encryptor is running and Encrypt Box has actually been allowed all files and folders that are dropped into the Encrypt Box folder are instantly secured without the have to stop and get in a password for every single file or folder.

Easy File Encryptor is a good little application for keeping your info personal. It makes use of the effective AES 256 bit cipher to encrypt the files, so it is difficult to decrypt them even for specialists. The application is portable so it can be copied to your thumb drive and made use of on any Windows PC without needing to set up anything.