File Shredder

592 MB   582 downloads
6.0 Ad-supported      
4.8/5 6
Using this simple and user-friendly application you can permanently erase certain files from your computer, ensuring they cannot be recovered

editor's review




File Shredder is an easy to understand and effective piece of software that was created to assist you in securely cleaning sensitive documents from your PC, reducing the risk of ill-intended individuals trying to recover your data for wrongful usage.

Installation notes

During the installation process, you should pay attention on which buttons you press, as you will be offered to install third-party tools that File Shredder does not need in order to function properly.

As such, you can accept or decline the offer, depending on your personal preferences, after which the process will undergo as normal, soon after allowing you to launch the program.

Shred your data in two mouse clicks

The main window of File Shredder is very simple and far from impressive, but thanks to its straight-forwardness, you will have no trouble in figuring out how to work with it.

The application is able to delete files or entire directories in just a few moves, so all you need to do is load the targeted items, either by using the assigned buttons or by drag and dropping them onto the main window of File Shredder.

Subsequently, you can press the 'Securely Shred Added Files' and the program will ask for confirmation before erasing the data from your system. However, you should make sure those are all files you no longer need, before resorting to such a measure.

Moreover, File Shredder enables you to permanently remove documents from your PC just by dragging the targeted item on its icon, then providing the final confirmation, meaning that you do not even need to open the utility's interface in order to use it.

Handy data removal instrument

All in all, File Shredder is quite a reliable and user-friendly application which aims to help you safely erase important data from your computer with little to no effort, preventing it from being retrieved and used in nefarious purposes.

File Shredder was reviewed by Marina Dan
Last updated on March 17th, 2014
File Shredder - File Shredder is a simple tool that enables you to permanently delete certain documents from your system