How to Encrypt Folders with File Encryption Software

Worrying about unauthorized access of your sensitive files but you need to regularly share your PC with others? What’s the best way to protect the folders from others? Then encrypting the folders and files is the best choice. Download the professional data encryption software – Renee File Protector to protect your sensitive data better.
Encrypt Folders with File Encryption Software

Top Features of Renee File Protector

  • Unlimited number, size and file types of the protected data.
  • Incredible easy to use, even for first-time computer users.
  • 4 different protection levels, including Hide, Deny Read, Deny Write, Encrypt, are provided.
  • Monitoring function enables you to manage your data better.
  • Safety self-protection options of Renee File Protector make you protect your data and program better.

How to Encrypt Folders with Renee File Protector

Preparation before encryption:

Download Renee File Protector and install it.

The first time you use Renee File Protector, you will be required to set your master password and the email address.
set master password
Lock with Master Password of Renee File Protector
(Folder encrypted through this plan will not be password-protected after the uninstallation of Renee File Protector.)

Step 1: Launch Renee File Protector and click “Hard disk” then “Lock File”.

lock function

Step 2: Click “Lock Folder” and then select the target folder in the pop up browser.

lock folder

Step 3: When you want to open the protected folders, you will be required the master password.

enter master password
Besides, you can also right click the target folder and select “Lock (Deny read + run + write)”. Enter the master password in the pop-up window. Then whole encrypt process will be finished.
Lock with Master Password of Renee File Protector
Folders locked through this function will still under protection even Renee File Protector is uninstalled.

Step 1: Right-click the target folder, select “Renee File Protector” in the menu and then click “Encrypt a copy” or “Encrypt to *exe”.

Menu Encrypt

Step 2: Please enter the independent password in the pop-up window. (Please remember the password.)

Encrypt exe

Step 3: Safe delete the source folder.

After the lock process finished, the source folder will still reserve. So you need to safe delete it with “Shred and delete it” function of Renee File Protector.


Step 4: Enter the independent password.

When you run or extract the password-protected folder, you will be required to enter the password you set when encrypt the folder.

Renee File Protector is so easy-to-use that you need absolutely no computer skills to encrypt folders. If you have to share your computer regularly, then use Renee File Protector to prevent curious eyes from opening or modifying your sensitive files, folder and even disk will be a good choice. Get to know more about how to encrypt folders with file encryption software – Renee File Protector now.
    Senior Product Manager

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