StartFinity, the missing Start Menu for Windows 8/8.1, is here!

StartFinity Start Menu for Windows 8. (Click to enlarge)

Looking for the missing Start button on your Windows 8/8.1 desktop? You came to the right place!

StartFinity brings the Start button and Start Menu to Windows 8 and Windows 8.1, giving you quick access to all the usual places and commands, including Programs, Control Panel, Computer, Documents, etc.

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How to protect a USB flash drive with a password

We all have them, they are compact and convenient, but wouldn’t it be great if it were possible to protect the USB flash drives with passwords? You know, in case you forget the flash drive somewhere, to prevent whoever finds it from getting the files? Watch this 5 minute video and see how easy it is to encrypt and use the encrypted external drives with USBCrypt software. Read more…


How to Password-protect Folders

Do you share your computer with others? Do you want to have your personal folders protected with passwords? Or, how about completely hiding a private folder and making it invisible to any Windows program? Learn how to set up a hidden folder or a password-protected folder with Folder Guard software and stop other users from discovering or opening your protected files and folders. Read more…

Work with Files Like a Pro

Ever since Norton Commander for MS DOS was released back in 1986, millions of computer users agreed: the most productive way of working with files is to have two independent folders displayed side by side in one window. Meet the software file manager that continues the dual-panel window tradition and is fully compatible with Windows 8 and 7 (both 32-bit and x64). Read more…

Why can’t I copy files over 4GB to my flash drive?

If your flash drive has plenty of free space, yet Windows gives you an error when you attempt to copy a large file over 4GB size to it, it means that the format of the drive is not suitable for keeping such large files. Learn how to solve this problem.

How to restrict downloading programs?

Folder Guard is not only for protecting folders with passwords! If you don’t want users of your network to download and run arbitrary programs they can find on the Internet, you can restrict their download abilities with Folder Guard, too. Here is how…

Protecting Dropbox folder with encryption

The files that you keep in your online Dropbox account are protected by Dropbox software. Wouldn’t it be nice to have them protected on your computer, too? Learn how to move your Dropbox folder to a Virtual Encrypted Disk created with USBCrypt software.

Make it easier to return your lost encrypted drive

If you lose a flash drive encrypted with USBCrypt, your files will be safe: no one would be able to get them without knowing your password. However, wouldn’t it be nice to get the lost drive back anyway? Here are a few tips how to increase the chance of getting the lost drive back.

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