FAQs


How secure is Drop and Lock?
Drop and Lock uses encryption algorithms which are known to be military grade. We are using AES-128/256 for data encryption. AES(Advanced Encryption Standaryd) is the first publicly accessible and open cipher approved by NSA. We are also using other suporting algorithms like PBKDF2 for password strengthening and HMAC-SHA2 for file authenticity. For more information, please refer the technical writeup.

How do I get Drop and Lock?
Go to Get Drop and Lock link and follow the steps. You would need a creditcard or PayPal id to complete the process. As an introductory offer, we are giving it away for free. Go grab it now!

How do I install Drop and Lock?
Please refer Installation and Use section for a quick demo. Your product key is your email. During the product registration, use the same emailid that you used during the PayPal transaction.

How do I get product key?
Your product key is your email. During the product registration, use the same emailid that you used during the PayPal transaction.

Can I install the Drop and Lock on multiple computers?
As long as a computer is owned or used by you, you can install the software as many times as possible.

How does product registration work?
Once you enter the email in product registration field, tool contacts a license server to valide your email id.

How do I lock a file?
Just drop the file or directory on the app and start locking files. Please refer Installation and Use section for a quick demo.

How do I share the password with recipient?
Use whatever method you feel comfortable with. We recommend sharing the password with recipient either through an SMS or a phone call.

How do I lock multiple files at once?
Select all the files you would like to lock and drop them on the app.

How complicated password should I use?
Tool gives you complete liberty to select any password. However, it is recommended to have passwords with atleast 8 letters with numbers and special letters to make it strong.

Where are the locked files saved?
Drop and Lock saves locked files at the same location as the input file. Drop and Lock adds an extra extension .lock and changes the icon making it unique to identify. One exception to this is, if files are from a read only location, output files are saved on the desktop.

What type of files does Drop and Lock support?
Drop and Lock can encrypt any type of file and even directories. As Drop and Lock treats every file as a binary file, tool can be complete agnostic to the file types.

How do I unlock a file?
Just like locking process, drop the locked file on the app and tool prompts for the password to unlock the file.

Where are the unlocked files saved?
Drop and Lock saves locked files at the same location as the input file. Drop and Lock adds an extra extension .lock and changes the icon making it unique to identify. One exception to this is, if files are from a read only location, output files are saved on the desktop.

What is your return policy?
We will refund the money you paid minus PayPal processing fees. You can request for the refund anytime in the year after you purchased the tool.