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Krasnoyarsk, Krasnoyarsk Territory, Russia, 2012/02/16 - FSPro Labs today announced the release of Hide Folder Ext, new software for protecting files on external disks. At this time, Hide Folder Ext is the only commercially available solution to hide and lock folders on external disks - FSPro.net.
"You can find about dozen of great folder hiding software solutions on the market, but all of them are intended to protect data on internal hard drives", says Michael Karsyan, FSPro Labs CEO. "Before Hide Folder Ext, the only way to protect files on external volumes was data encryption, which was not always appropriate. Now Hide Folder Ext lets users to hide folders on external or removable drives, and does it in no time".
Protecting data on external drives is a really important security task. If a user stores sensitive files on a USB flash drive, the data could be easily disclosed if the drive was lost or stolen. Hide Folder Ext can hide a folder on such drives and lock access to it with a password.
As for the user interface of Hide Folder Ext, it is extremely easy to work with. It is implemented as a "wizard". The program guides user from disk selection to the final screen in such a way that it is impossible to do anything wrong.
Hide Folder Ext is fully portable software. It is possible to copy it to external disk which contains the protected folder. So the authorized user will be able to access hidden files from any computer.
Key features of Hide Folder Ext
- Hiding folders on external disks connected via USB, SATA, Firewire;
- Hiding folders on removable media like SD, Memory Stick etc;
- Immediate protection regardless of the size of protected files;
- Support of NTFS, FAT and FAT32 file systems;
- Protected files are invisible in safe mode, or on other computers;
- The program can copy itself to external disk.
Pricing and Availability
Hide Folder Ext is compatible with Windows XP, 2003, Vista, 2008 and Windows 7. The price starts from 29.95 USD for a single-user home license. Volume and educational discounts are available.
About FSPro Labs
Founded in 2000, FSPro Labs (fspro.net) is a software development company specializing in information security solutions for home users and businesses. The major products of the company are Event Log Explorer, Hide Folders 2009, My Lockbox, Lock My PC and Access Boss. All customers are provided with high quality support.