This is a Windows GUI for the file encryption tool age, built on top of rage. This adapter wraps the
age crate, compiles as a static library, and is used by a C++ MFC front end.
The format specification is at age-encryption.org/v1. To discuss the spec or other age related topics, please email the mailing list at email@example.com. age was designed by @Benjojo12 and @FiloSottile. rage was designed by @str4d.
Install the MSI on the releases page.
To generate a new identity, right-click the background of an Explorer window and select
Generate new age identity.
To encrypt a file, right-click it and select
Encrypt with age.
To decrypt an
.age file, double-click it and specify the passphrase or identity file.
To encrypt to multiple recipients, specify a text file with one recipient on each line. To encrypt to a single recipient, you can paste it directly.
Install Rust, open
winage, and run
cargo build --release.
Install and open Visual Studio 2019. Go to
Manage Extensionsand install
Microsoft Visual Studio Installer Projects. Open the
x64, and build.
- Does not handle passphrase-protected identity files.