Encrypting files and folders instead of just password protecting them is one of the safest way to safeguard your sensitive data so that no one else can have access to it. There are loads of Free tools available which can help you encrypt your sensitive files and folders. Today we will talk about a free utility “Kryptelite Free“, which lets you encrypt your files and folders on the fly in a single click.
FreeÂ EditionÂ (Kryptelite) is excellent choice for those users who use encryption only occasionally. While it lacks bells and whistles of the more advanced editions, it still does the job perfectly and provides the same highest level of security.
- Easy single-click encryption
- Unlimited number of files and folders in single operation
- Unlimited file size
- Strong encryption using industry-standard AES cipher
- Effective ZIP and BZIP2 data compression
Kryptelite free provides a Wizard type interface to encrypt your files and folders. You need to select files and folders using the wizard interface to encrypt files and folders. You can decrypt files and folders easily in the same way.
Another simple way is to just right click on any file or folder and click encrypt. It even lets you choose a password while encrypting the files or folders.
Encrypted files icons get changed to a lock icon and you can decrypt the encrypted files again by just right clicking on it and clicking decrypt.
Give it a try if you are worried about your sensitive data, files or folders and you don’t want to mess with advance settings or complex terms of encryption. It does the work in a single click and that’s the best part of it. It works on Windows 2000 / XP / Vista / Windows 7.