The File Extensions Database

.CRYPTED File Extension

  • Developer by: Ashampoo
  • Category: Encoded Files
  • Format: Binary

What is an .CRYPTED file?

.CRYPTED is WinOptimizer Encrypted File

Encrypted file created by WinOptimizer, a maintenance and optimization for Windows; contains the encrypted version of an individual file; can be decrypted with WinOptimizer using the password that was used to encrypt the file.

Programs that open WinOptimizer Encrypted File
Ashampoo WinOptimizer

How to solve problems with CRYPTED files

  • Associate the CRYPTED file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any CRYPTED file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.CRYPTED files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the CRYPTED file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .CRYPTED is WinOptimizer Encrypted File. Because only the current version supports the latest CRYPTED file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Ashampoo manufacturer website after an available .CRYPTED is WinOptimizer Encrypted File update.
  • To make sure that your CRYPTED file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.