Fast Windows Hider

Fast Windows Hider

Download Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 3 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.3
  • Total Downloads:
    23,463
  • Date Added:
    February 15, 2013
  • File Size:
    6.18MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    7
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/7/8

Editors' Review

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If you're worried about prying eyes looking over your shoulder, this privacy tool lets you quickly hide windows from view.

Fast Windows Hider has a very easy to use interface. It displays all of your open windows. Simply double-click on a window and it appears on the hide list. You can even add multiple windows to the list. From the interface, you can customize a hot key combination for hiding the windows and for showing options. Additional options allow you to automatically run the program at start-up, hide the program's shortcut icon from view, and mute any sound when hiding windows. When we tested the program for ourselves, we found that if your windows are minimized while you are configuring the hide settings, it won't work. You have to maximize the windows while adding them to the hide list. But the program worked flawlessly when we applied the hot key combo, and we noticed that it completely disappeared from view, even from our taskbar.

The program comes with a brief, 14-day trial, but it's so easy to use that is more than enough time for a full test. We recommend it for all user levels. It cleanly uninstalled from our computer.

 
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User Reviews
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  • 2 stars

    "Did not work and moved my tool bar to top"

    February 20, 2012   |   By Schools123

    Version: Fast Windows Hider 5.1.4

    Pros

    Instructons were not clear and did not work

    Cons

    I'm not sure why this needs to be filled out.

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  • 5 stars

    "Excellent privacy tool !!! "

    May 14, 2008   |   By anthony_83

    Version: Fast Windows Hider 2.3

    Pros

    I used it for along time. I like it very much.

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  • 5 stars

    "High quality. Very useful."

    March 31, 2008   |   By Leeloo1234

    Version: Fast Windows Hider 2.3

    Pros

    It is very useful. High quality. Hides all.

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    Full Specifications

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    General
    Publisher HideTools
    Publisher web site http://www.hidetools.com
    Release Date January 25, 2013
    Date Added February 15, 2013
    Version 5.3
    Category
    Category Utilities & Operating Systems
    Subcategory Other
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows, Windows Vista, Windows 2003, Windows XP, Windows 8, Windows 2000
    Additional Requirements None
    Download Information
    File Size 6.18MB
    File Name fast_windows_hider_setup.exe
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 23,463
    Downloads Last Week 7
    Pricing
    License Model Free to try
    Limitations 14-day trial
    Price $19.95

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