How to shred files

To permanently remove files from your computer using east-tec InvisibleSecrets, you have 2 methods:

Method 1

  • Open east-tec InvisibleSecrets.
  • Select Shred Files from the main page.
  • Select the files and folders you want to shred – to do this use the Add Files / Add Folders buttons or/and use Cryptboard button to add files from Cryptboard.
  • Click the Shred button to start the shredding process.

Method 2

  • In Windows Explorer right click the files and folders you want to shred, and from the east-tec InvisibleSecrets menu, select Shred.
  • A window will open, where you can review the files/folder you want to destroy. Click the Shred button to start the shredding process.

Note: For more advanced wiping options, we recommend you to try our data wiping solution, east-tec Eraser.