Last updated on : 03/10/2013
Introduction: Folder Lock Free might seem a pretty good idea for those looking for bit privacy on their Windows. This tool blocks unauthorized access to a number of locations on your PC. After installing all you have to do is set up a master password, select files/folders you want to protect and that’s it basically. The only thing you need to be cautious about is passphrase, though; you might be in trouble if you forget it. This program enables you to create personal lockers to make your data safe inside it, plus protect CD drives, USB drives, and shred files from hard disk, make a backup online and clean history of your browser. The minor glitch so far is if anyone looks locked pictures then their thumbnails become visible in ‘Search Window’ and corresponding information can be viewed as well.
Installation: Installation is quite simple and hardly takes few minutes to run. Easy wizard throughout makes it easier for navigation.
Features: With Folder Lock Free files can be now encrypted faster than ever. It creates Lockers, without taking up much space and grows as you dump files in it. Lockers are resizable, encrypted, portable and ready for backup. Folder Lock Free allows you to optionally backup all files and folders you keep in your encrypted Lockers. Users can achieve true portable security, activate stealth options, application level password security, make wallets, shred files, use virtual keyboard to type passwords to prevent key logging of any kind and auto protect the application and all its files, can incorrect password attempts, clean history and prevent hacking.
Folder Lock Free regarded with graphical user interface. Novice will find Folder Lock Free remarkably easy to configure and use.
Supported OS: Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows Vista, Windows 2008, Windows Vista (64 bit), Windows 7, Windows 7 (64 bit), Windows 8 and Windows 8 (64 bit)
Processor: Pentium III
Ram: 512 MB
Space on hard disk: 20 MB
It has a strong feature pack and ease to use graphical interface, protecting and locking of files and folders is very simple all you need to do is to pick the desired stuff from your Windows and choose a master password for it.
Folder Lock can be a reliable alternative for anyone searching for a way to increase the security of their data, can give it a try.
Cons: For whole features you need to pay.During the search of locked pictures there thumbnails and corresponding information become visible