Androsa FileProtector

Androsa FileProtector

Download Editors' Rating:
5
Spectacular
Average User Rating:
3.8
out of 16 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.4.4
  • Total Downloads:
    17,397
  • Date Added:
    Aug. 30, 2010
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    1.89MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    20
  • Platform:
    Windows

Editors' Review

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This free file encryption programs straightforward user interface and flawless performance make it one of the better programs we've seen.

Androsa FileProtector's simple, but a professional user interface makes this a great encryption program for beginners and no-fuss users. The menu options and toolbar run across the top, along with a technical support and Web site button. The main window displays the encrypted files. It's easy to add a file, especially with the option of dragging and dropping them onto the interface. One click on the protect button, and you simply choose your encryption algorithm and enter a password. We were able to just as quickly and easily decrypt files.

We loved this program for its no-nonsense approach to file encryption and highly recommend it for all users. It didn't leave any traces on our computer when we uninstalled it.

 
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User Reviews
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1 stars

"1.4.4 is corrupt, impossible to remove"

January 02, 2014  |  By juicyone23

 |  Version: Androsa FileProtector 1.4.4

Pros

NONE what a piece of crap.

Cons

even with 3rd party "specialized" uninstallers it will not uninstall, it freezes any uninstaller I've thrown at it
Luckily for me, I tested it on a couple non essential files, which I will never see again....
it constantly tries to upgrade, but just locks up

Summary

Do not install, you will have a hell of a time trying to remove
WHY does CNET keep putting software up that is junk? they must make a ton of money to host this crap.

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1 stars

"Install faulty & maker now seems to be defunct"

June 24, 2013  |  By DiscipleC2

 |  Version: Androsa FileProtector 1.4.4

Pros

A potentially great, easy to use encryption program.

Cons

With 2 different attempts to install, a message came up saying that the installation path could not be found. When I went to the maker's website for help I found that their domain name was for sale, so they are apparently out of business.

Summary

A potentially great program with installation mugs that is apparently now an abandoned orphan product.

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5 stars

"Big kiss to the inventor!"

April 15, 2012  |  By LiliaMSU

 |  Version: Androsa FileProtector 1.4.4

Pros

Better than some paid programs!

Cons

100% perfect!

Summary

This is one of those ''Oh my God, I can't believe they are actually giving it for free!'' - type of program. After you down-load this program you click on the photo (or file) you want to encrypt, then right-click, go to ''Androsa'', type the password and it locks your photo. I tried other ''hide-encrypt'' programs, not long ago a big one (around $70) was offered on a Giveaway site, I tried it.... and after 20 minutes I uninstalled it. With other similar programs you encrypt your photo and then you have to ''shred'' the original. Ugh? You don't have this type of nonsense with Androsa. Download it quickly before it becomes a paid program!

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5 stars

"works great"

February 09, 2011  |  By kkleck

 |  Version: Androsa FileProtector 1.4.4

Pros

does what it is supposed to do and doesn't make things overly complicated

Cons

not the best looking interface but still not overly complicated and has god instructions.

Summary

great free product

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5 stars

"Probably the best free File Protection Software around"

January 14, 2011  |  By ReviewingTheFreeware

 |  Version: Androsa FileProtector 1.4.4

Pros

I've tried several of these programs, if not all, but this one comes without bugs. So I can safely protect my files without fear of not being able to unprotect them. I use it for about 2 years now and it does the job well.

Cons

A minor con is that you're not able, while unprotecting your files, to choose another destination folder.

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3 stars

"Not what I was looking for"

October 01, 2010  |  By Spanwite

 |  Version: Androsa FileProtector 1.4.4

Pros

It's free; It works fine on the C-Drive.

Cons

I could not get it to work on other Partitions on complete Folders instead Files.

Summary

Don't use it anymore, still looking for the Program for my needs; has to be easy to use.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.4.4
Version 1.4.4 improves the English localization.
General
Publisher AndrosaSoft
Publisher web site http://www.androsasoft.net
Release Date March 05, 2009
Date Added August 30, 2010
Version 1.4.4
Category
Category Security Software
Subcategory Encryption Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2003, Windows, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000
Additional Requirements Microsoft Framework .NET 2.0
Download Information
File Size 1.89MB
File Name afp_1.4.4.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 17,397
Downloads Last Week 20
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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