A simple-to-use application that helps users encrypt text messages in images (BMP, JPG, GIF) and save the photos to BMP file format
QuickStego is a lightweight encryption tool built specifically for helping you protect sensitive data from unauthorized viewing by hiding text messages in images.

It sports a clean a clean and straightforward layout that allows users to upload images into the working environment using the built-in browse function, so you cannot rely on the “drag and drop” support.

QuickStego works with the following file formats: BMP, JPG, and GIF, and lets you enter the text messages into a dedicated pane. Plus, you can import data from plain text files.

The images with the hidden text can be saved to BMP file format. What’s more, the application features decryption capabilities, as it is able to reveal the concealed text messages.

Other important features worth mentioning are represented by the possibility to perform basic editing operations (copy, delete, paste), and save the decrypted text messages to plain text file.

While testing the application, we have noticed that the encryption process was accomplished very fast and without errors. The tools that come to support almost every task are also easy to use and suited even for less experienced users.

It remains light on system resources, so it doesn’t burden the overall performance of the computer, nor interfere with other programs’ functionality.

To sum things up, QuickStego proves to be a reliable application that offers an intuitive layout for helping you carry out the encryption process. The feature pack is quite solid, and can be mastered by all types of users, regardless of their experience level.

Reviewed by , last updated on November 5th, 2013

file size:
1.7 MB
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license type:
operating system(s):
Windows XP / Vista / 7
C: \ Security \ Encrypting
download hub:
Steganography Tools


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QuickStego - The main window of QuickStego enables you to select the image that you want to use.

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QuickStego is a handy, easy to use tool specially designed to help you hide text in pictures so that only other users ...

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