Download File Shredder - Best Software & Apps

  • McAfee AntiVirus Plus

    2017

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Premium Antivirus Protection from the World Leader

    7
    810 votes
    • PROS: Includes firewall, web and email protection, and more, Good AV database, Download on all your devices, Extra tools: file shredder and defragmenter
    • CONS: History of sub-par performance, Expensive
  • McAfee Total Protection

    2017

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A virus and malware checker and remover for multiple devices

    7
    278 votes
    • PROS: The virus and malware database is kept up to date by the developers, It has a file shredder for full and permanent erasures, There is a money-back guarantee if the software cannot remove your virus, The Firewall is a strong and modern one
    • CONS: Many of the tools can be found with other paid virus and malware checkers Virus Protection Pledge (VPP) only applies to auto-renewal customers
  • McAfee Internet Security Suite

    2011

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Stripped-down but extremely efficient internet security

    7
    118 votes
    • PROS: Very clear interface, File shredder, Good parental controls, Network monitoring, URL tools, Installation scan
    • CONS: Long installation process, Interface takes time to get used to, Windows cannot be resized
  • Tracks Eraser

    Pro 8.65

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Erase evidence of internet and computer activity

    4
    9 votes
    • PROS: Cookies keep list, File shredder, Automatic update
    • CONS: Looks old fashioned, Not very innovative
  • AceErase File Shredder

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Secure file shredder & history eraser tool in one

    9
    14 votes
    • PROS: Shreds files but also deleted usage history, Supports drag and dropping of files
    • CONS: No way to recover accidentally deleted or shredded data
  • ShredIt X

    6.0.4

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Erase a hard drive, wipe a file with this easy to use Mac OS X File Shredder

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  • Disk Doctors File Shredder

    1.0.0

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Shred files without leaving a trace

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    No votes yet
    • PROS: Shreds data thoroughly, Very easy to use, Much more secure than using Windows
    • CONS: Impossible to verify data shredding strength
  • Giant Disk Cleaner

    1.9

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Rid your machine of unnecessary files

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    No votes yet
    • PROS: Built-in file backup, Secure deletion and shredder,
    • CONS: Doesn't support Internet files, No scheduling facility
  • Easy File Shredder

    1.3.851

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Easy File Shredder removes files from your hard drive in a way that prevents them from ever being recovered.

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