AxCrypt is a highly secure data encryption app that provides AES-128/256 file encryption and compression for Windows. It has a simple interface and works with a single double-click to automatically decrypt and open documents. It has seamless integration with Windows Explorer with no configuration required.
AxCrypt is used to share and work with stored documents and e-mail attachments, in a secure manner. If your documents reside on a document sharing service or file server, AxCrypt is well suited and is able to seamlessly integrate, and makes both sharing and storing sensitive data a simple task.
Key Features* include:
- Strong encryption with AES 128-bit or 256-bit encryption.
- Cloud storage awareness.
- Multilingual: English, French, Swedish, Spanish.
- Password management.
- Intuitive interface.
- Secured folders.
- Offline encryption/decryption.
- Support via email and forum.
AxCrypt is a great tool for protecting your documents such as private correspondence, employment information, medical information, and financial details. It doesn't matter whether this data is stored on a local hard disk or network server, encrypting it is easy. Simply right-click any document file and encrypt it via the explorer interface.
Overall, AxCrypt is a straightforward security solution that can be used by anyone, regardless of their skills. The interface is clean, crisp and easy to navigate, and the app itself is lightweight and consumes hardly any system resources. With AES 128-bit encryption as standard, and AES 256 bit encryption as a Premium option, along with other secure tools, including a Password Generator and Cloud Storage Awareness, it’s no wonder AxCrypt is used by over 20 million people globally.
*Some features are only available in AxCrypt Premium.
Minor update with usability and stability enhancements, various bug-fixes, refactoring, performance improvements and maintenance work.
Encrypt extra files in the work folder when cleaning it.
Let deleted “My AxCrypt” folders stay deleted.
Removed file is not removed from recent files view automatically, and can’t be removed manually.
Upgrade to 256-bit from 128-bit encryption.
Add structural integrity check of encrypted file.
When inactivity signout is disabled, also disable sleep and screen saver sign out.
Add ‘verify file’ function which will not try to decrypt the file, but only verify the HMAC.
No file name shown in error message when encrypting pending files.
Rename to original causes ArgumentNullException.
Password reset should add email=user-email to URL.
Do not encrypt “hidden” or “system” files.
Update subscription status when clicking “Try Premium” etc.
Not all available private keys tried when decrypting shared files.
Enable Trial mode immediately.
UserKeyPair comparison returns equal when not, sometimes.
Getting a public key may not get the most recent valid key.
App cache performance is improved.
API Key support.
Translations and texts maintenance.
Code Maintenance [axcrypt-net].