Folder Defence Free

Folder Defence Free

Average User Rating:
3.4
out of 21 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.0.0.17
  • Total Downloads:
    64,209
  • Date Added:
    Feb. 26, 2010
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    1.35MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    44
  • Platform:
    Windows

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Results 1–10 of 21

1 stars

"Contains Trojan Virus"

May 22, 2011  |  By kennygeeucme

 |  Version: Folder Defence Free 1.0.0.17

Pros

Contains Trojan Virus

Cons

Contains Trojan Virus

Summary



Updated on May 22, 2011

Be very careful. After I wrote my review stating "Contains trojan VIRUS", I read other reviews and found many about crashes and blue screen problems so be very careful!!!

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5 stars

"Excellent for locking and or hiding files from anyone."

March 29, 2011  |  By iSirWilliam

 |  Version: Folder Defence Free 1.0.0.17

Pros

For myself, this software is perfect. Locks and hides files completely!

Cons

No help system. Although easy to understand from the git go.

Summary

It's easy, it's free and it works!

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1 stars

"DO NOT USE"

November 07, 2010  |  By user891

 |  Version: Folder Defence Free 1.0.0.17

Pros

Simple to use and does hide files and folders well.

Cons

Will crash your system repeatedly.

Summary

After 2 months of using this program I finally figured out what was causing my laptop to crash and give me a blue screen error message saying there is a problem with a file named fldsafe.sys. I tried every registry fix/disk check program I could. Finally after researching forums I found my way back here to see that other people were having the same issue. Uninstall this program, delete all related files, disk check, registry fix and now I have no problems. I almost gave up and trashed my laptop because this was happening anywhere from once every other day to sometimes 3 or 4 times a day and you didn't have to open the program for it to happen. You could be in the middle of an email or important project and then POOF! Gone.

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1 stars

"This app is known to cause blue screen of death !"

October 05, 2010  |  By William_Berzoff

 |  Version: Folder Defence Free 1.0.0.17

Pros

It will successfully hide your files.

Cons

This app will corrupt Windows drivers that filter the file system !
The file system filter is essential for your Windows.

Summary

This app will corrupt Windows drivers that filter the file system !
The Windows own driver called FldSafe.sys will get corrupted and will cause your pc to crash with a blue screen of death ! You may loose all data produced since starting up your pc last time.
This is a known issue on pc help forums.
If you have allready installed this program I recommend you to consult a pc help forum on how to best fix your pc.
I strongly advice anyone not to subject themself to this risk !

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4 stars

"It does what it said it would"

October 04, 2010  |  By DM_Deleter

 |  Version: Folder Defence Free 1.0.0.17

Pros

Ease of use.

Cons

You are correct. I had entered zero characters, but then I wasn't going to enter any until I decided to enter this. I hope this is a sufficient numbers of characters

Summary

Ditto here

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5 stars

"really cool little app"

September 12, 2010  |  By januaryone789

 |  Version: Folder Defence Free 1.0.0.17

Pros

it locks, it hides, it is free and it is really easy to use

Cons

try it you will like it

Summary

set a password and lock, hide or both any file, folder, drive anything you want to keep private. try getting in without the password, pretty cool. what a great product! thank you folder defence for such a useful free app.

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1 stars

"driver FldSafe.sys causes page faults"

September 02, 2010  |  By dang111

 |  Version: Folder Defence Free 1.0.0.17

Pros

quick, folders are well hidden from casual snooping

Cons

page faults

Summary

driver "FldSafe.sys" loaded by this install causes page faults, blue screen of death, "Page fault in non-paged area." Another user had a similar problem. See the following cnet forum item: http://forums.cnet.com/5208-6122_102-0.html?threadID=402151

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1 stars

"DO NOT USE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"

August 28, 2010  |  By 123cary

 |  Version: Folder Defence Free 1.0.0.17

Pros

------none

Cons

will crash your system

Summary

The software crashed my system after protecting a folder.

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4 stars

"Good freeware"

August 14, 2010  |  By wmeschi

 |  Version: Folder Defence Free 1.0.0.17

Pros

It works well

Cons

A touch hard to understand

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1 stars

"Crashed my system"

July 23, 2010  |  By rjtchris

 |  Version: Folder Defence Free 1.0.0.17

Pros

Free and small. Although no instructions included it was easy to use but...

Cons

...it crashed my desktop Windows XP system when trying to remove a folder from the list. The is happened repeatedly.

Summary

Get what you pay for.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Privacy-care Lab
Publisher web site http://www.privacy-care.com
Release Date February 20, 2010
Date Added February 26, 2010
Version 1.0.0.17
Category
Category Security Software
Subcategory Encryption Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows 2003
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 1.35MB
File Name FolderDefenceFree.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 64,209
Downloads Last Week 44
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free
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