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  2. How to encrypt files and folders by EFS Windows 10
  3. How to Enable bitlocker windows 10 encryption – Full Guide
  4. How to use VeraCrypt portable, Truecrypt replacement in windows 10
  5. 45 minutes Live Webinar on Your Data Can be misused, Secure it Now!

Data protection and Security is very important assets nowadays when you store sensitive data on your computer or pendrive/flash drive, you always have fear of stolen and misuse of data. if you have saved some important official documents on pendrive and by bad luck you lost the pen drive. Someone can have your pendrive and misuse of your data. So The encryption is only method to prevention of data misuse.

What is encryption

In computer terminology, Encryption is a process which make your data unreadable for others without proper authorisation, it changed information or data in a code only readable by entering authorized key. if you have enabled the encryption then only you can read data or another person you have authorised. it means you or another person who have the encryption key only can make data readable. 

Methods of encryption in Windows operating system

In this section we are going to discuss about encryption methods used in Windows 10 and previous version machine. Here are some methods with its unique specialty.

Encrypting file system EFS

If you are looking for to encrypt Only files  and folders  in Windows operating system  then this method is  100%  for you. Encrypted file system is a feature integrated with NTFS file system in Windows 10 by default. by the help of EFS you can encrypt the files and folders only readable by current Operating system. If you want to make readable from other computers you will have to use encryption certificate or key. For more detail you can visit following link.

 

How to encrypt files and folders by EFS Windows 10

How to encrypt files and folders in W

Bitlocker Windows 10 encryption

Bitlocker encryption is a high level of the encryption where person can encrypt a hard drive partition a pendrive other External flash drives. Basically bitlocker drive encryption is a data protection method that integrated window operating system and protect data theft lost stolen misuse of your data. It is able to encrypt whole drive partition. I have written full article related bitlocker windows 10 encryption. you can read by using following link:

How to Enable bitlocker windows 10 encryption – Full Guide

 

How to Enable bitlocker windows 10 encryption

Full disc encryption

In full disc encryption method you can not only encrypted single partition even you can encrypt the whole operating system even the system partition, where you have install the operating system like drive c but you need to install third party software for full description for example veracrypt/truecrypt. Truecrypt is outdated and no more availabel for this, and veracrypt is a replacement of trucrypt.

How to use VeraCrypt portable, Truecrypt replacement in windows 10

VeraCrypt portable, Truecrypt replacement in windows 10

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