Protect Files

Protect Files has stopped working
Please restore the app to factory defaults. Here is how: 1. Quit Protect Files if it is running. 2. Hold the Option key and use the “Go” men...
Fri, 30 May, 2014 at 3:37 PM
How to access your data without launching an encrypted space
Technically speaking an encrypted space file is an application containing an encrypted disk image file where is stored your data encrypted with a password. ...
Mon, 24 Feb, 2014 at 10:22 PM
Create Encrypted Disk Images instead of Self-Mounting Encrypted Space
If you experience often problems launcing Self Mounting Encrypted Spaces, you should consider to create Encrypted Disk Images instead of Self Mounting Enc...
Tue, 23 Sep, 2014 at 2:30 PM
I get an error message when trying to open the app or a personal space
Please do the following: Repair Disk Permissions with the Disk Utility application, located in the Applications/Utilities folder. This may take a wh...
Sun, 23 Aug, 2015 at 11:31 AM
What is the advantage of using a Self-mounting Encrypted Space vs. a standard Encrypted Disk Image?
In the app Preferences of Protect Files, you can choose between two options for the creation of spaces: Self-mounting encrypted space ...
Tue, 23 Sep, 2014 at 2:31 PM
Where is my data stored?
By default the application creates an encrypted space file which is a little application containing an encrypted disk image, the application automatically o...
Sun, 28 Sep, 2014 at 11:42 PM
What kind of encryption is used to encrypt data?
By default the application uses 128-bit AES encryption but optionally user can specify in the preferences the use of even stronger 256-bit AES encryption. ...
Thu, 28 Aug, 2014 at 3:23 AM
What can I do whether I lost my password?
If you forget the password you will not able to access the files stored on the encrypted space. Forgotten passwords cannot be retrived. The only way you hav...
Mon, 24 Feb, 2014 at 10:22 PM
How much secure is an encrypted space created by Protect Files?
Protect Files leverage on Mac OS X technology to create disk images with AES encryption which is one of the most secure encryption methods widely adopted fr...
Mon, 24 Feb, 2014 at 10:22 PM
What is the maximum size of the encrypted spaces?
The maximum size of an encrypted space created with Protect Files is 99 GB. This limit serves to prevent too long for the opening and closing of the space...
Mon, 7 Jul, 2014 at 12:54 PM