WinMend Folder Hidden

WinMend Folder Hidden

Download Editors' Rating:
Average User Rating:
out of 36 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
  • Total Downloads:
  • Date Added:
    September 16, 2011
  • File Size:
  • Downloads Last Week:
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 2000/XP/7/Vista 64-bit/Vista 32-bit

Editors' Review


WinMend Folder Hidden is an interesting security utility that can safely hide any file or folder on a Windows partition or removable device, which covers most users' hard drives and external drives as well as flash drives, memory cards and sticks, micro devices, and anything else you can store a file on. Your files and folders stay safe and hidden even if they're reinstalled on another computer, and they can't be seen or accessed by other programs and operating systems. You can enable password protection for specific files and folders or whole volumes of data. WinMend claims that "safety first" was a guiding principle in developing Folder Hidden and promises it will never damage the files and folders it secures.

The program's interface is fairly basic, just a tabbed window with directory-style list and a few simple commands, but there are some customization options, such as the ability to change the layout's colors. One of the advantages WinMend claims for Folder Hidden is its ability to quickly hide virtually any size folder or file, up to dozens of gigabytes. It certainly performs its duty quickly and effectively, hiding folders from view and retrieving them when you enter your selected password.

There are lots of reasons to hide data, not the least of which is that it's part of a general PC security regimen that could head off a hassle some day. WinMend Folder Hidden is freeware. It works with 64-bit versions of Windows, including Vista, so Windows 7 shouldn't be a problem.

read more +

Publisher's Description

read more +
User Reviews

Results 1–2 of 2

1 stars

"do NOT use this prog - it's DANGEROUS"

March 04, 2013  |  By jctyler

 |  Version: WinMend Folder Hidden 1.4,9


none - we installed it, it didn't work as expected, we uninstalled it and it left us with unremovable winmend folders - search for "winmend hidden folder remove" and you'll see what I mean.


do NOT use winmend - don't let yourselves be lured into trying it by some clueless reviewer who is nice about software to get freebies.

We tried it, it didn't work properly, we didn't like it, we uninstalled it and it left a "winmend hidden folder" behind which we have not managed to delete yet. And the prog installed such a folder on the three HDs on the test machine. It is dangerous garbage. How anyone can recommend this crap is beyond me.

And it's not as if we were the only ones to have this problem. Search "winmend hidden folder remove" and you see what I mean.


dangerous - disk space coloniazing crap

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

5 stars

"Good to use"

February 08, 2013  |  By Poseilin

 |  Version: WinMend Folder Hidden 1.4,9




No cons to claim

Reply to this review

Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

Results 1–2 of 2

Add Your Review

Login or create an account to post a review.

You are logged in as . Please submit your review for WinMend Folder Hidden
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

Update your review

Since you've already submitted a review for this product, this submission will be added as an update to your original review.

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

see all reviews +

Full Specifications

Publisher WinMend
Publisher web site
Release Date September 16, 2011
Date Added September 16, 2011
Category Security Software
Subcategory Encryption Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows 2000, Windows, Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows Vista 64-bit
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 2.38MB
File Name WinMend-Folder-Hidden.exe
Total Downloads 75,881
Downloads Last Week 53
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

Previous Versions:

read more +

More Products to Consider


Submit a problem report for WinMend Folder Hidden

Please describe the problem you have with this software. This information will be sent to our editors for review.


The Installer isn't working as expected

The download link does not work

The software has a newer version

The product contains malicious software



Please select a feedback type.

Please enter a description.

Submit Problem Report


Problem Report submitted

Thank you for submitting a problem report! The Download team is committed to providing you with accurate software information.