Seahorse Alternatives for Windows

    Seahorse is not available for Windows but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Windows with similar functionality. The best Windows alternative is Windows BitLocker. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Kleopatra or Password Safe. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Seahorse and many of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Seahorse are Jetico BestCrypt (Paid), USB Safeguard (Freemium), B-Folders (Paid) and FreeOTFE (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 25, 2021

    1. 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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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • GnuPG
      Kleopatra is a certificate manager and a universal crypto GUI.

    2. If your computer were ever to be stolen, are you certain that your personal information cannot be discovered? Jetico’s BestCrypt software automatically encrypts your files so that nobody can read the data unless they have the right password or keys.
    3. 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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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      Keep passwords for web sites and computer accounts, contacts of your partners and clients, banking information, credit card info, PINs and any kind of secret notes. All your data is fully encrypted with password-based, 256-bit AES cipher.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Windows Mobile
      FreeOTFE is a free, open source, "on-the-fly" (OTFE) disk encryption program for PCs running MS Windows and Windows Mobile PDAs (FreeOTFE4PDA).


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    4. Universal Password Manager allows you to store all your usernames and passwords in one highly secure encrypted database. Its strengths are its simplicity, portability and security (uses 128bit AES encryption). UPM is available on Android, Windows, OS X & Linux.
    5. My Lockbox is a security software enabling you to password protect any folder on your computer.


      The default installer contains OpenCandy, but a version without it is available for download. Be careful during the installation: Forum

    6. The GNU Privacy Assistant (GPA) is a graphical user interface for the GnuPG (GNU Privacy Guard). GPA utilizes GTK+ (the GIMP Tool Kit) and compiles for various platforms.
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