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[Software] Hide your important Files and Folders in Portable Drives effectively with WinMend

We all like portability and that's why Pen Drives are in thing instead of CDs or DVDs. It is the easier way to edit, carry or copy the data faster and effectively compared to CD or DVDs. These portable drives are very highly penetrated in this digital world that there is no need to introduce them to the readers.

Coming to the point, the rate of transfer of the digital data has increase drastically with the use of these portable devices. So, in this exchanging world, we always do concern about our important data that is stored in our Pen Drives or any other portable drives. 

Basically there are two solutions to provide security to your important files and folders to prevent them from manipulation. One is to buy a new portable drive and store the important data and never share it to anyone. And if you are running out of money and can't afford yourself a new portable drive, then hide the important files and folders in your current portable drive with WinMend.

WinMend is equally useful for the PC as well as portable drives. You can simply hide your files with the password protection with WinMendWinMend Folder Hidden is a free file/folder hiding tool. While ensuring the absolute system safety, this application can quickly hide files and folders on local partitions and/or on removable devices. The hidden files/folders will be safely hidden whether the drive is accessed in another operating system on the same computer or reinstalled on another computer. You can set a password for this application. Hidden data can be displayed and unhidden only when the user enters the valid password. The data is completely invisible to other programs or on other operating systems. However, please keep in mind that this application is for home use only. It’s not recommended for commercial settings where more strict confidentiality is required. Supports Language: English, French, German, Hungarian, Spanish, Dutch, Arabic, Greek, Korean, Itanlian, Slovak, Vietnames.

Here are some screenshots with brief explanation for the easier use.

First when you start for first time, you will be prompted to setup a password. After the first time setup, you will be asked to enter the password every time you open it.

After entering the password, the main program window will appear.

To use this software is very easy, just click hide folder and navigate as well as select the folder you want to hide. That's all. You will notice that the folder is gone! If you want to unhide the folder, just open WinMend with password and select the desired folder and click unhide.

Rajat Patel

Rajat Patel

Founder at TheNextGeek.com. Software Engineer & Business Analyst by profession. Avid open source evangelist. Mostly writes about Technology that interests him, and some neat tricks to make your day-to-day tech life a breeze.

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