Very easy to use, and a good way to protect files and folders you deem to be private and necessary to protect, My Lockbox protects designated files and folders behind a password and hides the files from main display in the Windows Explorer.
Though the main program is a freeware application, My Lockbox Professional is the version you may upgrade to with some extra features. The program supports the mainstream Windows filesystems, namely FAT, FAT32 and NTFS for newer versions of Windows such as Windows Vista, Windows 7 and the upcoming version of Windows 8.
Locking your data with My Lockbox is quick and simple, and users are not required to wait a period of time for the program to scramble or otherwise encode the data you've saved within your lockbox. You can also easily access the program dialog box from the system tray where it resides in the background. The user interface also supports skinning, giving users of this software the option to customize the user interface with skins.
The user interface of this program is easy to use, and adding files is as simple as clicking the "Add" button and selecting which files and/or folders you want to protect. It is also safe to use, because My Lockbox will not lock files and folders essential to running Windows.
Overall, My Lockbox is an easy to use application and very effective at what it does and therefore recommended to users wanted to hide their files and folders for free.
My Lockbox is software which can hide folders.
Installation note: During the first few steps of installing My Lockbox on your PC, you may be asked to install 'additional offers', all of which are unnecessary and we recommend declining.My Lockbox features and highlights:
My Lockbox is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from file and folder protection software without restrictions. My Lockbox 3.8.1 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
Compatibility with this protect folder software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version of My Lockbox may be available from FSPro Labs.
We have tested My Lockbox 3.8.1 against malware with several different programs. Please review the test results. We have not certified this program as clean. [Read more]