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  • 5.0 stars

    "Easy to use"

    June 19, 2013  |   By somphongj_bb

    Version: TrueCrypt 7.1a

    Pros

    support fat32 and ntfs ,easy interface

    Cons

    Good program for protect your file

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Excellent and free partition and whole disk encryption"

    June 14, 2013  |   By wayne.gifford

    Version: TrueCrypt 7.1a

    Pros

    Hi grade encryption
    Free
    Easy to deploy encrypted partitions or whole disk encryption
    Cross platform support

    Cons

    You have to know a little bit about what you are doing.

    Summary

    I've been using this for years without a single problem.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "The standard in encryption"

    February 5, 2013  |   By AnneRamsay01

    Version: TrueCrypt 7.1a

    Pros

    Recommended by the people in the know ... powerful and easy to use

    Cons

    Perhaps a little complicated for newbies?

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Excellent results and easy to use"

    December 14, 2012  |   By hvender

    Version: TrueCrypt 7.1a

    Pros

    Works easily and perfectly every time

    Cons

    There are none that I could find

    Summary

    if you have any information on your computer that you want to keep private - Trucrypt is the anserw

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  • 2.0 stars

    "TRUECRYPT IS NO LONGER UNBREAKABLE!!!"

    November 13, 2012  |   By zeroday1

    Version: TrueCrypt 7.1a

    Pros

    TrueCrpyt provides excellent on the fly encryption as well as the options to create a hidden volume.

    Cons

    With the onslaught of products like "Passware Kit Forensic," TrueCrypt is no longer a viable encryption solution.

    Check out the following links to learn more about this latest development...

    http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=9077


    http://www.lostpassword.com/kit-forensic.htm

    Summary

    In conclusion, I gave this product a 2.5 star rating because while it is no longer able to prevent decryption, it still makes for a great research-project, to say the least.

    Updated on Dec 18, 2012

    While it may seem that some very extenuating circumstances need to be met in order for a program such as "Passware Kit Forensic" to work, True-Crypt is still not out of the woods completely, especially when you consider it's vulnerabilities to an "Evil-Maid" attack...

    Please check out the following links:

    http://theinvisiblethings.blogspot.com/2009/10/evil-maid-goes-after-truecrypt.html


    http://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2009/10/evil_maid_attac.html

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Was working ok, until drive disconnected!"

    October 1, 2012  |   By Smitty123345

    Version: TrueCrypt 7.1a

    Pros

    versatile, simple interface

    Cons

    leangthy encryption, totally absent accidental resume feature. No support

    Summary

    27 hours to go into a complete external drive encryption, and the ext HD accidentally disconnected. The progam froze, so I shut it down...and NO resume!!!! Now the drive is innaccessable and corrupted. That's 500 GB of data gone. ...and there's NO offered support for "corrupted data" according to the site.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Encryption for the rest of us"

    September 24, 2012  |   By DrFix

    Version: TrueCrypt 7.1a

    Pros

    Encryption for my drives. Detailed, or too detailed, instructions. Cost.

    Cons

    Just as the documentation is a plus it's also a minus. It took some time to realize that not everything pertained to me. Once you narrow it down to the dozen or so pages, with pictures, it isn't so bad. Interface could be less cluttered but that's a very minor nit to pick.

    Summary

    I used it to create an encrypted folder with portable windows apps that run everything from there and not the local machine using TrueCrypts portable mode. This secure folder/file is then copied over for safe keeping to multiple locations and still fits in less than 4gb of space for programs and data! Now if my machine blows up or gets stolen then I haven't really lost a thing. Talk about peace of mind. At one time I wanted to simply run virtual machines but that meant running a full OS, and the program to run them wants to be installed to the local machine, requiring admin rights, and that took up far more space than necessary. Should the worse thing happen, and my existing laptop dies, I could still take my flash drive, plug it into a new or borrowed system, and be off to the races with literally little to no downtime. Sweet! I have to admit it took me time to play around with the program until I felt comfortable doing what I am doing. Still, the creators are to be thanked for making this available.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Works great for whatever you need it for..."

    September 23, 2012  |   By silent_bark

    Version: TrueCrypt 7.1a

    Pros

    Works on your hard drive.
    Works on your external hard drive.
    Works on your flash drive.
    Plenty of images and instructions on how to install and use.

    Cons

    None for me.

    Summary

    It's pretty easy to use if you're computer savvy, but if you're a newbie with a computer it can be confusing but there are plenty of instructions with images to show you how to install.

    It's great and it's free and you just can't beat that!

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Best One I ever used. Highly Recommended."

    September 15, 2012  |   By Red_Kangaroo

    Version: TrueCrypt 7.1a

    Pros

    Excellent Price!!!!!!!!!!! Free!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Easy to use.
    Only need to read pages 7 to 23 to use it; most of this is pictures!!
    The large manual gives details for those who want to know a lot more.
    Therefore it is good for beginners and experienced users.
    Can unmount without closing computer - some others will not allow.

    Cons

    After years of use of TrueCrypt I have not found any.

    Summary

    I have been using TrueCrypt for a few years and have not found a better replacement.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Awesome Program!!"

    August 30, 2012  |   By ArgiesDario

    Version: TrueCrypt 7.1a

    Pros

    Been looking for this kind of programs a few hours to encrypt my new pendrive, it was hard an noone was working fine, till i get here, its a fantastic program to encrypt your files and your devices, really easy to use, also with tips and explaning all the time witch might be the best option for you.

    They really deserve my donation

    Cons

    Might need some computer language, but if you are looking for this, u might know it

    Summary

    This is my face right now: =)

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