IObit Protected Folder Alternatives

    IObit Protected Folder is described as 'Secure Your Important Files Now'. There are more than 50 alternatives to IObit Protected Folder for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Android, Mac, iPad and iPhone. The best alternative is Cryptomator, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like IObit Protected Folder are Windows BitLocker (Paid), AES Crypt (Free, Open Source), Axcrypt (Freemium) and File Lock PEA (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 13, 2021

    1. Cryptomator provides transparent, client-side encryption for your cloud. Protect your documents from unauthorized access. Cryptomator on the desktop is free and open source software, so you can rest assured there are no backdoors.
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    2. BitLocker Drive Encryption is a data protection feature that integrates with the operating system and addresses the threats of data theft or exposure from lost, stolen, or inappropriately decommissioned computers.
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    3. AES Crypt is an advanced file encryption utility that integrates with the Windows shell or runs from the Linux command prompt to provide a simple, yet powerful, tool for encrypting files using the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES).
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    4. AxCrypt is a simple file encryption software for Windows. It integrates seamlessly with your workflow to encrypt, decrypt, store, send and work with files.
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    5. Password-encryption of files and folders. The program is written in Java and therefore platform-independent and runs on nearly every system without installation, but requires a Java Runtime Environment - that is already installed in most cases.


    6. NordLocker is not cloud storage. We believe it’s better. Think of it as middleware that adds a security layer to your data. NordLocker never stores your files anywhere. Instead, it lets you maintain the flexibility of keeping them wherever you’re used to, only securely.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Folder Lock is a file lock, folder protection & file encryption software to lock folders & password protect folders. Encrypt files and lock USB Drive. Free Download!
    7. Folder Guard is powerful security software for Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2000. You can use it to protect folders with passwords, hide files and folders from other users, restrict access to Control Panel, and more.
    8. Its a software to encrypt and protect data with a password on your removable pen drives using the AES 256 bits encryption. Runs with any usb pen drive No installation required Easy drag & drop file adding Built in file shredder Secure your data if drive is lost
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      Hide your files and folders from prying eyes. Set your master password and lock your files. No one can access your files without your master password.
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