It introduces a search function, which lets you search for hidden images and movies on your system.
Alot of apps store copies or smaller versions of images (so called thumbnail images) in hidden places.
The new function allows you to find such images and send them to the shreddder.
Along with the new search function, there is also a new start screen and a new help page in a hopefully more helpful FAQ style.
Version 1.11 of Andro Shredder has been published on Google Play.
This is new in version 1.11:
+ Can act as a share target from apps like file browser or camera app (send to …)
+ Fixed OutOfMemory bug in picture preview
+ Improvements for new Android KitKat versions
+ Error handling for unwritable files (KitKat now has files on external SD cards write protected)
+ Can now also wipe external SD cards on KitKat devices
+ New storage device finder
+ Wipefiles can be seen in Appmanager
Version 1.10 of Andro Shredder has been published on Google Play.
This is a bugfix release, the following bugs have been fixed:
+ Faster file browser
+ Show an error message if wiping a device fails
+ File browser improvements
Version 1.7 of Andro Shredder has been published on Google Play.
A useful function is the possibility to wipe the SMS/MMS database.
It allows you to wipe out deleted SMS/MMS messages.
Andro Shredder needs the permission to read/write SMS, but no actual message will be sent or copied.
The following features have been added in the last versions:
+ Faster file browser
+ Sort files by name or date
+ Option to delete selected top folders
+ New SMS wipe function
+ Better device detection
+ Improved shred/wipe algorithms
+ Shred also original file/directory names (make them unreadable)
+ Wipe FAT32 devices > 4GB
+ Bug fixes
Version 2.1.0 of Shredder8, the most popular Windows-8 file shredder app, has just been published.
The new version has an optimized shredding and wiping functionality, which is up to 300% faster than in previous versions.
The calculation of the average speed and remaining time has also been modified, to be much more accurate.
Version 1.3.0 of the popular XXL Currency Calculator is now available in the Windows Store.
The update introduces a settable precision from 0 to 6 digits, also new rates are only loaded if there is an internet connection. The online/offline status is shown in the application toolbar.
The successful Windows-8 App Shredder8 is now also available for Android devices through Google Play.
Deleting a file or directory does not remove the contents.
Recovery tools can be used to restore the previous content.
AndroShredder allows you to destroy the file contents prior to deleting files and directories.
AndroShredder also allows you to clean the existing free space of a storage device,
where old file content may still exist.
You can choose out of a variety of standard cleaning algorithms, like U.S DoD 5220.22-M, British HMG IS5 (Enhanced),
Russian GOST P50739-95, German VSITR or just do a quick shred,
which should be enough for most SSD based storage devices and USB flash drives.
- Select multiple files and directories to shred
- Cleans nested folders and their content
- Save selections for later re-use
- U.S DoD 5220.22-M, British HMG IS5 (Enhanced), Russian GOST P50739-95, German VSITR and quick shred algorithms
- Clean (wipe) free space on any writable storage device (SSD cards, Hard Disks, USB flash drives etc.)
Update 1.2.1 of the XXL Currency Converter is available at the Microsoft store. It fixes an occasional bug in the copy&paste function and in downloading new rates.
Version 2.0.1 of Shredder8 has just been published. It fixes a minor bug in the display of the storage space and some typos in the German localization.
Version 2.0 of my very popular Shredder8 Windows 8 App has been published by Microsoft.
First feedback from users is great! Thank you very much for that!
It is a complete rewrite from scratch, based on the experiences with version 1.0.
have a look at it, I’m sure you will like it: Shredder8 in the Windows Store
The online documentation can be found here, at the Shredder8 page.
Thanks again for all the feedback and sorry that it took a bit longer than expected.