Read a step by step guideThe files shift deleted or removed from the Recycle Bin can't be deleted completely. Free File Shredder is created to protect your private data from being recovered by others. You can specify the overwrite time for thorough files deletion so as to boost your PC performance and retrieve more disk space.

Shred Files & Folders
Free File Shredder is designed to completely remove files or folders saved in your computer by overwriting them several times with US Dod 5220.22-M erasure method. The files deleted can't be recovered by any third party software or even special hardware devices.

Wipe Recycle Bin
The files deleted from your recycle bin are just simply marked as free space however they are still there. Free File Shredder can fully shred files stored in the recycle bin easily, making them completely unrecoverable.

Protect Privacy
What if someone get the chance to view your private info like emails, account passwords and others? Free File Shredder can securely and completely erases all traces of your private data with no chance to be recovered.

Free up Disk Space
The deleted files can still occupy much space of your hard drive. With Free File Shredder, you can erase those unwanted files permanently to free up disk space and optimize your system performance.

Optional Shredding Methods
To fulfill your different deletion needs, Free File Shredder provides you with 3 optional shredding methods including US Dod 5220.22-M erasure method, Gutmann method and quick delete method to shred your unwanted data.

Convenient Operation with Drag & Drop
To make your file shredding more conveniently, Free File Shredder allows you to drag and drop the unwanted files onto the main program window of shredder for complete deletion.
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Users' Comments
by Kevin Harding
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