AVG file shredder helps you delete files without a trace. You can use the AVG file shredder to erase files from the system memory, and these files cannot be retrieved even by using disk utilities. This shredding feature is available in the free version of AVG as well.
Follow these guidelines to learn how you can set up and use File Shredder in AVG.
If you encounter an issue when using AVG, where there is a message stating that there is not enough access rights to shred, follow these guidelines to fix it.
Follow these guidelines to regain access to AVG shredder if you cannot find the AVG shredder feature.
If you accidentally used AVG shredder to delete a file on your computer, it is almost irrecoverable. However, you can try using a third-party file recovery software such as EaseUS, Recuva, or Diskdrill to recover these shredded files.
If AVG shredder does not work, try launching the AVG application as an administrator and then attempt to perform a file shredding.