I currently use File Lock program to create vaults to keep confidential information on my PC locked away from another person who shares my PC sometimes. I understand that McAfee is removing File Lock from Total Protection in February 2022. I am looking for the best alternative to File Lock that is either FREE or of little cost since I thought the annual cost of McAfee would include File Lock. I do not require government grade security, but looking for a good product that is either Free or a one time low purchase price. Hopefully someone has recommendations or has been down this road and has recommendations. Thanks.
Hello @LongTimeUser721 ,
We deeply regret for this situation, as of now we are yet to receive an update or recommendation on this. We will continue to look into this and get back to you once we have an proper update or recommendation.
maybe the following could be of interest and answer to your question;
steganos company has a solution called Safe.
if you visit www.steganos.com you will probably see on the fronpage solutions they have. also on the top right side you can click different languages aswell.
on pcmag i found a review.. it is from november 2020;
if you live perhaps in Germany websites of pcwelt.de or computerbild.de are inpirations for you perhaps aswell.
hope this helps ?
in addition i would like to add that if you use windows 10 onedrive you can set up personal vault in there aswell. this provides an extra layer of security to store sensitive files.
support ms article about this feature;
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