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Editors' Review

by   / January 26, 2014

Folder Hidden lets you keep important files and documents hidden or disguised and password protected, either on a hard drive or USB. The interface of this app is intuitive and clean, with large buttons to perform the various functions and a clear display of information. Choose between hiding your files completely or disguising them as a recycling bin, network drive, or My Computer to keep them safe and control who has access.

The first time you open Folder Hidden, you will be prompted to create a password. After that's done, you're ready to begin securing your files. Simply click the hide or disguise buttons and select the files you want to protect. You can even use this software to hide files on a USB or other external drive, so if you lose the device, no one will be able to access the information on it. Undoing the hiding and disguising is no problem, either, as you can just find the file you're looking for on the list in the app and click the unhide or undisguise link. The changes are effective immediately, and the app runs smoothly, overall.

Folder Hidden is free to try for seven days, and a two-year subscription costs only $26.88, making it a good deal for the excellent added security it provides.

Editors' note: This is a review of the trial version of Folder Hidden 2.0.0.1.

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Full Specifications

What's new in version 2.2.1.1

Version 2.2.1.1 may include unspecified updates, or bug fixes.

General

Publisher Rodan Software
Publisher web site http://www.folderhidden.com
Release Date July 17, 2016
Date Added October 27, 2014
Version 2.2.1.1

Category

Category Security Software
Subcategory Privacy Software

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8/10
Additional Requirements None

Download Information

File Size 2.3MB
File Name FolderHidden.exe

Popularity

Total Downloads 239,973
Downloads Last Week 4

Pricing

License Model Free to try
Limitations 7-day trial
Price $23.88
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