Kryptel is a software tool which can be used in order to aid individuals in protecting sensitive information by encrypting it, as well as decrypting it or creating backups.

The installation process is a piece of cake, as you can wrap it up in a few seconds and it does not offer to download nay kind of third-party products. After you are done with it, you are greeted by a well-organized and intuitive interface, as it encompasses a menu bar, several buttons, a navigation panel and another pane to display the contents of a selected directory.

Extensive Help contents (daily tips, technical support, actual contents etc.) are provided, thus ensuring that all user categories can work with Kryptel, without facing any kind of difficulty.

First and foremost, you should know that this software program creates entries in the Windows context menu which enable you to encrypt data, as well as back it up or shred it, with just a click of the button. The main window presents a folder structure, so that you can browse for files with more ease, and once you select an item, you can easily encrypt or back it up by entering a passkey.

A virtual keyboard is also integrated, while it is also possible to decrypt and restore files or directories. Encrypted containers can be opened, so as that you add, remove or view its contents, as well as scan in order to look for a specified item or just create a new empty one.

At import and export, you can use EDC, EBK and EFS files, while from the settings panel it is possible to change icons, force passkeys to be entered twice when encrypting, to be case-insensitive, change the cipher type (AES, Blowfish, Serpent, Twofish etc.), key and block size and number of rounds.

To sum up, Kryptel is an efficient piece of software when it comes to encrypting and decrypting files and folders, and also encloses backup and restore capabilities. There are a lot of options you can tweak, the interface is user-friendly and it does not put a strain on the computer’s performance. You should know there is also a lightweight version you can download, Kryptel Lite.