Sandboxie is an application that runs your programs in an isolated environment that prohibits the external attackers from causing permanent changes to the programs and data in your computer.
Developed by Sandboxie Holdings LLC, this program is released under a restrictive End-User License Agreement (EULA) and a home user may keep using Sandboxie for free, without paying to enroll for the program with only two of its capacities staying incapacitated – running programs under Sandboxie and the synchronous usage of different sandboxes at the same time. After 30 days, it begins with a registration nagware notification that the user can reject after a 5-second delay.
Some of the highlights of Sandboxie are briefly explained below:
Secure Web Browsing: An advanced feature that runs your Web browser under the external layer of protection of Sandboxie, means that all malicious software accidentally downloaded by the browser is trapped in the sandbox safely and can be discarded trivially in time.
Enhanced Privacy: This protection feature protects your Browsing history, Cookies, and cached temporary files collected while Web browsing happens in the sandbox and don't leak into Windows environment.
Secure E-mail: Viruses and other malware software that might be hiding in your email can't break out of the sandbox and can't infect your real system or make changes to the system functionality.
Windows Stays Lean: Sandboxie doesn't affect you PC and will run with limited resources of processing power and memory
Languages Support: The following languages can be selected during installation: English, Albanian, Arabic, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Macedonian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil and Portugal), Russian, Spanish, Swedish, and Turkish.
Operating System Supported: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10
Legacy Operating Systems such as Windows XP and Windows Vista are also compatible with the software. The software application is available in both 32bit and 64 bit versions.
Memory Requirement: Requires less than 6mb of hard drive space with simple installation
Supported Web Browsers; Chrome; Firefox; Cyber Fox; Opera; IE 6-11, Netscape and more.
Applications supported: Microsoft office Suite, PDF and Multimedia files.
Regular Update: Constantly stay updated with the latest version updates for free.
All these features and more come together to make Sandboxie one of the most popular software in its niche.
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