Crypt4Free History

Version history for Crypt4Free shows you how often it was updated over the past months (starting Feb 28, 2006) as well as 'what is new' information for each update (if available, since this information provided by the author).

Version: 5.67
Size: 3846 KB
OS: Windows
Description:   Crypt4Free (freeware) is files encryption software with ability to encrypt files and text messages. Support for ZIP files and ability to secure delete sensitive files. Skinnable user friendly interface.

v 5.67 updated on Nov 30, 2014

Fixed bug in the gui code - it truncated used password to 32 characters when using Blowfish 448 bit encryption & decryption.

v 5.47 updated on Mar 14, 2011

When encrypting/decryptin files Crypt4Free displays overall progress in the Windows 7 Task Bar. Improved design of several application parts.

v 5.3.15 updated on Oct 14, 2010

Bug fixed: it was not possible to set output folder for processed files.

v 5.3.14 updated on Sep 28, 2010

Bug fixed: it was not possible to set output folder for processed files.

v 5.3.10 updated on Aug 10, 2010

Some minor changes in the program interface: 3 radio buttons for "destiny of source files" have been replaced to 2 checkboxes "Delete files after encryption" and "Securely Delete". Some minor changes in the USB Key List window. Some controls are now disabled when no usb pendrive is connected

v 5.3.9 updated on Jul 27, 2010

The message "Do you really want to wipe all selected files?" is not overlapped by other windows anymore on Windows 7/Vista when shredding files from windows explorer's context menu.

v 5.3.8 updated on Jun 10, 2010

Since this version, every popup window, like the Progress Window, the Ask Confirmation window, the Log window has own button in the Windows Toolbar when processing files (encrypting,shredding and etc) from context menu of Windows Explorer. Many other enhancements.

v 5.3.6 updated on Apr 26, 2010

The message "The file has been changed. Would you like to reencrypt it?" is shown always on the top of other windows under Windows 7 now.

v 5.3.3 updated on Apr 12, 2010

Improved behaviour of function click/decrypt/edit/reencrypt (all this is in single mouse click). Now it automatically deletes decrypted file when it was opened in the associated application, but was not changed.

v 5.3.2 updated on Mar 15, 2010

Menu item "Help/Check for newer version" was renamed to "Auto Update...". Now, the AutoUpdate feature checks for newer version just once a day, not at every program launch. By default, the AutoUpdate feature is disabled. It is required to set the autoupdate checkbox to enable it.

v 5.3.1 updated on Feb 23, 2010

The software can now upgrade itself to the newer version from website.

v 5.2.2 updated on Feb 03, 2010

"Get File Size" function (Ctrl-Space hot key) now displays more information.

v 5.2.1 updated on Jan 13, 2010

"Get File Size" function (Ctrl-Space hot key) displays additional statistics about file types in the selected folder(s). For example: "345 JPG (34%), 300 TXT (29%)..". The speed of enumerating files in the selected folders was increased in 40-50 times! Many other changes.

v 5.1.9 updated on Dec 03, 2009

Removed green image from the start button. Now this button shows the current operation's status: "Encrypt Now", "Decrypt Now", "Encrypt by PKI", "Securely Delete" and etc. Fixed some bugs in "detect new version" feature.

v 5.1.8 updated on Nov 23, 2009

Now program checks for the newer version(s) automatically on every program start.

v 5.0.2 updated on May 26, 2009

Many new features

v 4.8.0 updated on Aug 21, 2008

Added ability to use virtual keyboard when decrypting files from shell context menu.

v 4.7.8 updated on Jul 25, 2008

On uninstall: tray agent (in the tray notification area) is closed properly.

v 4.7.5 updated on Jun 25, 2008

Added documentation for Clipboard Encryptor

v 4.6.7 updated on Aug 15, 2007

All message boxes have skin now

v 4.5.2 updated on Sep 28, 2006

"Ctrl-Space" command displays every folder's size additonally

v 4.5.0 updated on Aug 31, 2006

Version 4.5.0 (August 21, 2006) - Major version [+] Added new skin browser "Options / Change Skin...". All skins are hosted on our server now. [+] It is not required to restart program when current skin is being changed

v 4.4.13 updated on Aug 12, 2006

Version 4.4.13 (August 6, 2006) - Minor version [+] Added new skin "office2007_blue" [*] Encryption, Decryption etc sub-dialogs are moved correctly when the title bar is large.

v 4.4.11 updated on Jul 09, 2006

Version 4.4.11 (July 8, 2006) - Minor version [+] Added ability to use virtual keyboard in "E-Mail->Text Encryptio Tool". It includes the ability to use binary keys.

v 4.4.2 updated on May 13, 2006

Version 4.4.2 (May 2, 2006) - Minor version [!] Some minor bug fixes

v 4.4.0 updated on May 02, 2006

Version 4.4.0 (April 16, 2006) - Major version [+] redesigned "encryption" window [+] added ability to change size of generated binary key (in virtual keyboard window).

v 4.3.0 updated on Mar 16, 2006

Version 4.3.0 (March 11, 2006) - Major version [+] Virtual Keyboard Window: Added ability to generate random binary keys using mixing hash functions: SHA1, RIPEMD160 and WHIRPOOL [+] Virtual Keyboard Window: Added ability to write & read binary keys to/from external binary files

v 4.2.8 updated on Feb 28, 2006

Version 4.2.8 (February 9, 2006) - Minor version [+] Text Encryption Tool (Password): after encryption & decryption the encoded & decoded text is copied into clipboard [!] Increased "Text Encryption Tool" window size

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