Folder Crypt

Folder Crypt

Average User Rating:
3.4
out of 8 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    3.6.7020
  • Total Downloads:
    35,230
  • Date Added:
    February 06, 2013
  • File Size:
    18.62MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    5
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8

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2 stars

"Not all shiny."

December 27, 2012  |  By erik_x

 |  Version: Folder Crypt 3.5.1001

Pros

v.3.5.1001 works ok, I got the 64bit version.
Nice interface several encryption options.

You can encrypt a bunch of files or folders into one, and open that file to read one of them in the program and just close the file afterwards with the option to save changes.

Cons

After first have it installed on my laptop
and then used it on my workstation the license lock up
and I can't use it on any now.
So I have to use a demo on a "pristine" machine to unlock the files.

Summary

It does not feel ok that the app take your file hostage after a machine change.
There is no customer portal to edit your activations.
I have now switched to Sophos were there is always a free version
to access the encrypted data.

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3 stars

"Good encryption, but expensive and unstable"

April 05, 2007  |  By jake.west

 |  Version: Folder Crypt 2.8 build 3707

Pros

This is very easy software to encript folders and files with simple right click features.

Cons

The application was a little unstable, meaning that it has crashed on me a few times, which is very annoying, and a bit scary. Plus, it is a little expensive at $30.

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5 stars

"Powerful encryption and easy to use"

May 28, 2006  |  By MayaRegaleali

 |  Version: Folder Crypt 2.5

Pros

I like the easy of use of this software and the fact that it encrypts an entire folder with a single right click. My "hacker guru" friend was not able to decrypt or hack a folder encrypted with "Folder Crypt", and he is a real genius, so this fact let me affirm that Folder Crypt is a a robust and reliable encryption tool.

Also, as far as I can say, this product is lightweight and it never intereferes with other programs or the operating system (this should be due to the fact that it runs under .NET Framework).

Cons

So far, nothing.

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1 stars

"Program crashed every time"

May 21, 2006  |  By security_freak

 |  Version: Folder Crypt 2.5

Pros

The only good thing I can say about this program is that it was easy to install & uninstall.

Cons

My system: Toshiba Laptop w/256Mb RAM, running WinXP Home w/SP2 & all current Microsoft patches....Every time I tried to run the program, it crashed. I repeatedly installed & uninstalled the program after each crash & it still crashed every time. I was never able to encrypt any files or folders &, on my first attempt to use this program, I only tried to encrypt one file....When uninstalled, the program leaves its folder behind in the Program Files directory, but it leaves no files behind. However, it does not undo the changes it has made to the registry.

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5 stars

"Fast, effective folder encryption"

December 05, 2005  |  By samjenkins

 |  Version: Folder Crypt 2.1

Pros

I like the way Folder Crypt encrypts my data, and especially the fact I can edit documents or view images inside encrypted folders. Also it's very well integrated in Windows. I never had a problem, and I'm using it for months.

Cons

It's a pity there's no a command line version: I'd like to automate encryption in batch processes...

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1 stars

"Damaged instead of Protection"

November 21, 2005  |  By henrydox

 |  Version: Folder Crypt 2.1

Cons

1) Opened Folder Crypt

2) Clicked green toolbar icon to encrypt.

3) Chosed a folder

4) Entered a password

5) Clicked encrypt

6) Got a error message

7) The original folder disappeared, i lost all my most important data (over 200 usernames/passwords, phone numbers) and they can not really help me. they asked me to locate this file .crypt.tmp, but this file does not exist. their moderator removes all negative post from their support forum, leaving only the "success!" ones. thnx.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 3.6.7020
Version 3.6 is now fully compatible with Windows 8; adds estimated time remaining on long operations; new setup program includes both 32 and 64 bit versions.
General
Publisher LittleLite Software
Publisher web site http://www.littlelite.net
Release Date February 05, 2013
Date Added February 06, 2013
Version 3.6.7020
Category
Category Security Software
Subcategory Encryption Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows 8, Windows, Windows 2000, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows 2003, Windows Server 2008
Additional Requirements Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0
Download Information
File Size 18.62MB
File Name FolderCrypt36_7020_Setup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 35,230
Downloads Last Week 5
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 30-day trial
Price $19.9

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