How to Encrypt or Decrypt Files on Android Smartphone

To remain safe from hackers you need to know about an app, which will help you to encrypt or decrypt your files on an Android smartphone or other Android device.

Do you know that not all the data you save in your Android phone is safe? Because of this reason you need to encrypt your Android phone. There is one way, by using that way you can encrypt your Android phone within your settings app. But, even this method is not hundred percent foolproof from hackers.

So what should we do? Well, there is an exclusive app available on Google Play Store which will take care of your Android phone’s data encryption, and you can even decrypt it as and when you require. This app will make the encryption and decryption process very easy.

How to Encrypt or Decrypt Files on Android Phone

How to Encrypt Files on Android Phone/Device

Step #1. Download and install Andrognito 2 app from Google Play Store on your Android phone.

Step #2. When you launch this app you need to register yourself with your name and then a 4-digit PIN and tap on arrow and when on next screen, you need to confirm the PIN and tap on arrow again.

Step #3. Now fill the details of security question and answer and then tap on arrow.

Step #4. Here you need to create a vault so that you can get quick access to your files.

Step #5. After finishing the above file, browse files to add them in your vault.

Step #6. On the top right corner of the screen you will see lock icon, by tapping this icon you will encrypt your file, so tap on it.

Once the final step is over, those files you have selected in Step #5 are encrypted and safe.

How to Decrypt Files on Android Phone/Device

Step #1. Open Androignito 2 app again and authenticate yourself with the PIN which you have selected in last process.

Step #2. Now you can see all the encrypted files, either selected them all or select the one you want to decrypt and then tap on ‘Unblock’ button.

With this process how you can decrypt your encrypted files on your Android Device. It is an easy process to make your files safe from hackers. Do you like this idea? Do let us know on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus or here in the comments section.