Best Folder Encryptor

Best Folder Encryptor

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
4.2
out of 6 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    16.50
  • Total Downloads:
    12,104
  • Date Added:
    Nov. 29, 2011
  • Price:
    Free to try (90-use trial); $29.95 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    3.15MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    25
  • Platform:
    Windows

Editors' Review

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These days, security seems hard to come by. With spyware, hackers, and others all trying to look over your shoulder, sometimes you need a little peace of mind. Personal encryption software is a good step toward protecting your data, and Best Folder Encryption just might fit the bill.

The interface is simplistic and not terribly attractive, but it does have a set of skins to choose from. The fact that you cannot resize the main window is needlessly annoying, though. There are several functions common to this type of app, and they seem to work well. And we like the Explorer context menu integration, although the Decrypt option was present even on folders that weren't encrypted. The Security and Optimization settings were also interesting, offering the opportunity to prohibit certain system functions (like Task Manager) from running, as well as offering the chance to set some built-in, but typically hidden, system settings. Portable-mode encryption created standalone self-decrypting files that worked well.

The program was stable and responsive with our test data set. Some features were limited in this trial, and after 30 encryptions the encrypt feature supposedly stops working (but decrypt still should). Install required a restart, and uninstall left the install directory behind. Despite not knowing exactly what encryption algorithms it uses, if you're looking for something to protect your data, this program should do just fine.

 
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4 stars

"Very good program, unlike Axcrypt it's always right."

June 30, 2013  |  By GERRY RAINS

 |  Version: Best Folder Encryptor 16.50

Pros

Great for encrypting files and folders.

Cons

Absolutely no customer support - I think that they're going out of business. Their home page reefers you elsewhere. "This is a family-owned business"

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 16.50
Version 16.50 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.
General
Publisher DoGoodSoft
Publisher web site http://www.dogoodsoft.com
Release Date November 28, 2011
Date Added November 29, 2011
Version 16.50
Category
Category Security Software
Subcategory Encryption Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2003, Windows, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 3.15MB
File Name fsesetup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 12,104
Downloads Last Week 25
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 90-use trial
Price $29.95

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