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How to select files for encryption

It is possible to process files of desired type and exclude some unwanted file types.

By default, files tree displays all file types:

The file browser of Encryption Package


For example, if you want to show (and process!) only ZIP archives and EXE executables, click on "..." button right to "Apply filter".

In the "Show" field type desired file masks, separated by semicolon. "*.zip" means all ZIP files. Keep "Hide" field empty (do not exclude any files from shown files)

The File Mask Dialog

Press OK button.

You will see the new files list:

The file browser of Encryption Package


Now select files to encrypt/delete/decrypt using your mouse...

Selecting files in file browser of file encryption


Done. Needed files are selected and ready to be processed.


You can display all files excluding files of some types, for example display all files excluding ZIP archives and encrypted files. Just repeat steps described above and in "Set Filter" dialog type "Show" mask as "*.*" - all files, and hide files "*.zip;*.aep"

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