This powerful program helps you shred important files and folders so that they can't be restored and prevent attempts to recover sensitive deleted files from your hard drive by data recovery or forensic software. Shred Files, Folders, Recycle bin, drag and shred, DoD conform. Supports complete folder deletions including subfolders. Shreds disk free space so you can even use shredder to destroy previously deleted files on your hard drive. Drag and Drop files or entire folders. Delete even if the file is locked! No trails are left of any compromising or confidential information. Easily choose the number of overwrites according to your security ambitions. The higher the number the less the probability that even finest magnetic tracks could be detected. Also includes a scheduler and integrates with Windows explorer for right click shred. You can also shred files by right clicking on them from the MS Windows Explorer or on the recycle bin and selecting the shred item on the pop-up context menu.
What's new in version 4.0
ReleaseNovember 7, 2008
Date AddedDecember 10, 2003
Operating SystemsWindows 95, Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows, Windows XP, Windows NT