popular demand the Private Pictures software is back! It seems that the
original software wasn't that bad idea after all... PP3 is revised and
enhanced version of Private Pictures.
The most notable enhancements:
- Works on Win95,98,ME,NT,2000,XP
- Can display huge jpg files and very fast.
- The interface is now resizable
- Has build in simple Panorama viewer
- Can use ini file to modify start directory,
- Can unprotect the whole directory at once.
what is at first place?
program is a special purpose Image viewer which
allows you to create, manage
and view protected or
unprotected pictures instantly without any need to run any external
viewer. You can also convert protected files from/to any supported
In the image on the right I used a picture of a
potato - simply because I have no other pictures to hide (Yeah,
right!). But of course you can protect any images you like (carrot
is in fact very simple. Imagine a quick and simple to use image viewer
with build-in encryption capabilities. You can simply turn any file or
a whole directory of images into a password encrypted PPC
file(s). To view the image back in the PP3 viewer you need to use the
password. Of course you can unprotect the file back to its original
format or export it to any other supported format.
The strong points:
- One single exe file without any dependency
- You can use it for protected pictures or as a
simple viewer for unprotected images as well.
- It always fit the image to the screen so you
can see it all
- It compress format such as bmp into smaller PPC
- Special personal licence which allows you to
put the file on every personal CD and carry with you (read below)
the functions are self explanatory. Select directory from directory
tree, select a file from file list hit "Protect File" button, enter
password and the image will change into *.PPC file. Next time when you
start the viewer and want to view the image you will be asked for a
|In the file view select the file
||Click Protect File button
||Enter and retype password
||File changes to PPC, see the small padlock
and ppc file extension.
course you can use Protect Directory and all files
will be encrypted using your password at once. So now you can protect
all your potatoes from prying eyes!
If you can't remember the password for your files I can't help you.
(However some people say using garlic every day may help)
Also remember this software isn't intended for use in any data
sensitive areas such as army or government...