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Free Freeware
Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Apr 29, 2017
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BoxCryptor Review

Tina de Pierre
Editors' Pick

Free file encryption for use on cloud storage like DropBox

A review of BoxCryptor by Tina de Pierre

BoxCryptor is a free file encryption application which was designed for people who are always on the go. It allows you to encrypt files and folders for storage on cloud computer so that nobody can access the files and data without a password.

For those that are using BoxCryptor, it is fully compatible with services like Dropbox, Microsoft SkyDrive and Google Drive. Whether or not you're using BoxCryptor in order to store data on a free or paid service, it works the same way.

Securing your data with this program is very easy and takes only a few steps. Once you're done encrypting your data, it is secure behind AES-256 (256-bit encryption) technology.

A unique feature of this program is that you can also encrypt filenames so that there's no guessing as to what is actually contained within a file.

Additionally, BoxCryptor also includes apps for both Google Android and iPhone/iOS, making it possible to access encrypted data from your smartphone or tablet computer.

BoxCryptor can synchronize with the cloud and protect from data loss.

BoxCryptor is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from cloud storage software without restrictions. BoxCryptor 2.12.553.0 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).

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  • Major release: BoxCryptor 2.12

Compatibility with this software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from BoxCryptor.

BoxCryptor has been picked by our editors as excellent.
BoxCryptor has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested BoxCryptor 2.12.553.0 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]

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