To ensure no error can occur when locking a folder, more than 50 000 folders were randomly generated and then protected with random passwords from 6 to 50 characters in length. These folders were protected and then unprotected more than a hundred times using TestComplete 3, an automated testing suite.

The source code of Folder Password Expert was thoroughly reviewed by our leading programmers. When making new versions, our programmers performed regression testing to make sure no error was made when adding new features to the program. Click here for Version History.

Folder Password Expert was tested in the following operating systems to ensure that the application can meet the highest standards for reliability and supportability:

  1. Windows 8
  2. Windows 7
  3. Windows Vista
  4. Windows 98 and Windows 98 Second Edition
  5. Windows Millennium Edition
  6. Windows NT 4.0 Server and Workstation SP 6.0
  7. Windows 2000 Server and Professional SP 1, 2, 3, 4 (listed versions also supported with no service pack)
  8. Windows XP Home and Professional Edition SP1, SP2 (listed versions also supported with no service pack)
  9. Windows 2003 Server

What IT Specialists Say About Folder Password Expert

“Folders remain protected should the PC be rebooted into Windows Safe Mode or DOS. A cost-effective solution to the problem of shared computer use.” Paul Rowlingson, Vnunet.Com - UK Technology News, Reviews and Downloads
“A great scenario for this using this software is on a laptop. What if you travel a lot and you mistakenly leave the laptop behind on the train or in the cab? ... Now you can have a sense of security with your personal data.”Lockergnome - Technology Newsletters
“This program claims that your folders are 100% secure from someone trying to access these documents and I have tested this claim by putting a few files into a folder and trying to open them with their specific program. Word and WMP could not find the folder that the files were stored in. I have also found that the command prompt also failed to find the folder on the hard drive.”The Software Corner - Reviews to Enhance Your Computing Experience
“Attempting to access the folder under the Administrator account also prompted me for a password. (Correct)... This program is extremely robust and comes highly recommend for anyone wishing to maintain a level of security.”Dennis Faas, Infopackets Editor
“We are pleased to inform you that your software Folder Password Expert 2.1 has been tested on 19 February 2006 by one of our software engineers and has been found "SAFE TO INSTALL" on any computer. It has been granted the "SAFE TO INSTALL" certificate. This means that your software contains no viruses, spyware, adware, trojans and backdoors and causes no threat when installed. We would also like to congratulate you for the quality of your product. It exceeds the quality standards of many other software products in its category.” Editor in Chief
“Folder Password Expert - a really nice tool to password-protect your folders. It's simple, easy to use, and yet powerful and reliable.” editor team