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Folder Lock For Windows Download

Feb 16,2019 - NewSoftwares LLC. (Free)

11.0 MB (Safe & Secure)

Folder Lock is a great security app that lets you password-protect files, folders, and drives; encrypt your important files on-the-fly, backup files in real-time, protect portable drives, shred files & drives and a clean history.

Folder Lock can password-protect, lock, hide and encrypt any number of files, folders, drives, pictures, and documents in a matter of seconds. The protected files are hidden, cannot be deleted and are also inaccessible and highly secure. It can hide files from kids, friends, and co-workers, and safeguards them from viruses, trojans, worms and spyware It can even protect them from networked PCs or cable users and hackers.

Files can also be protected on USB Flash Drives Memory Sticks, CD-RW, floppies and notebooks. Protection works even if files are moved from one PC to another on a removable disk, without the need to install any software. Folder Lock locks files in Windows, DOS, and even Safe Modes.

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Folder Lock

How does it work?

Folder Lock for Windows gives you several options. Firstly, it’s integrated with Windows Explorer, so if there’s a file or folder you’d like to lock, simply find it and right-click. From here, you’ll have the option to lock or shred. If you open the program interface, you’ll have loads more options, including the ability to lock and encrypt files, protect USB sticks, CDs and DVDs and encrypt email attachments.

Features of Folder lock

  • Lock files, folders & drives.
  • On the fly encryption.
  • Encrypt files & folders.
  • Backup files to a secure cloud.
  • Protect USB/CD/Emails.
  • Make Wallets.
  • Shred files.
  • Clean History.
  • Stealth Mode.

Folder Lock Software Download

Folder Lock is a well built, flexible application that offers more than just locking down folders. You also have the option to create virtual encrypted Wallets, for storing data such as addresses and bank information. You can also back up all of your encrypted data to the cloud. These configuration settings are comprehensive and password protected for extra security.

Folder Lock also comes with some additional options including Stealth Mode, Hacker Attempt Monitoring, Shred files, AutoLock, Auto Shutdown PC, Lock your PC, Erase PC tracks, 256-bit Blowfish Encryption and Context Menu in Explorer.

Folder Lock is an excellent folder protection application that has Windows Explorer integration, Loads of lockable options, and a wallet feature. It also comes with some good extras such as the backup and shred tools. Overall, It is just what you need to secure your data in a simple, albeit ugly, interface.

Screenshots of Folder Lock Software

Folder Lock Software FAQs

What is Folder Lock?

Folder Lock is a revolutionary concept in data security that allow you to lock, hide and password-protect your files, folders and drives, encrypt your files and folders and optionally backup your encrypted files to a secure online account, keeping your data synced at all times so that you won’t have to worry about confidentiality of your data as well as data loss. Besides locking, encryption and secure backup, Folder Lock provides additional award-winning data protection features like Protect USB / CD, Lock Files, Make Wallets, Shred Files, and Clean History.


Why do I need to protect my files & folders?

With more than 515 million records breached since January 2011 in the Unites States alone, leaving your information and data open for public access is a dangerous game, even for the well-versed of users. Protecting your data and information from certain unwanted and prying eyes may become a dilemma if you end up with enough personal and private data on your computer or on your external storage devices. Folder Lock not only protects files from unauthorized users but also safeguards them from Viruses, Trojans, Worms, Spywares, Malwares, and from network computers and hackers who may try to steal your files when you connect to the Internet.


Why do I need to set a Master Password in Folder Lock?

A Master Password is a user-selected master password or pass-phrase that a user sets when he/she first installs Folder Lock. As a result, ALL administrative rights to the program will belong to the user with the Master Password. This password becomes the main password for the entire application, and can ONLY be set or changed by the user who first installs the application. This master password must be strong enough to resist any kind of potential hack attack (For e.g. brute force, dictionary attacks, etc).


I have forgotten my Master Password. How can I get it back?

If you ever forget your master password, you can still use the Serial Number that you have used to register Folder Lock as the master key. Important: Please note that this feature only works if you have kept the Master Key option enabled in Password Security settings. Folder Lock has been developed to provide the most comprehensive and robust defense against any data-theft threat. One of the key defense features the application provides is removing any backdoors to this protection, which includes maintain password lists. Unfortunately, if you have forgotten your password, and if you have not been able to set the use of the Master Key in Password Security settings, YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO PERFORM MAJOR APPLICATION FUNCTIONS, like LOCK FILES, UNINSTALLING APPLICATION AND SETTING CONTROLS FROM THE PROGRAM SECURITY OPTIONS IN SETTINGS! (depending on user settings) Please make sure that you remember your password at ALL times or keep it in a safe place.


Does Folder Lock work on all file systems (like FAT16, FAT32, and NTFS)?

Yes! Folder Lock has absolutely no compatibility issues whatsoever running on any type of file system including FAT16, FAT32 and NTFS.


Folder Lock Software Older Versions

Version Name Date Size Download
folder-lock-en.exe 5th, March 2021 11.0 MB Download

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Folder Lock Software Overview

Folder Lock Software Download For PC

Technical Specification

File Size 11.0 MB
Languages English
License Free Trial
Developer NewSoftwares LLC.


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