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Created by superhero, 1444 days ago, 1617 views

How to protect a folder by password?
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hillman1443 days ago

@superhero
Open with WinRar
Find the folder and click to add to the archive.
Then select the file and click File. Next, set the default password. That's all.

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nihal291444 days ago

@superhero
i hope this guide will help you = http://www.computerhope.com/issues/ch000705.htm

REGARDS

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Aravi1444 days ago

Hi @superhero

You can follow the below article to create password protection without help of any external tool:-

http://www.howtogeek.com/105633/how-to-create-a-password-protected-folder-without-any-extra-software/

Regards,

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ha141444 days ago

@superhero

right-click the folder and select Properties. Navigate to the General tab and click Advanced. Check the box that reads Encrypt contents to secure data and click OK.

Easy File Locker
http://www.xoslab.com/efl.html

LocK A FoldeR
https://code.google.com/archive/p/lock-a-folder/

My Folder
http://virtual-protect.com/myfolder.html

you can use winrar
http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-password-protect-a-folder-on-your-computer/

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andylabs1444 days ago

use folder-guard its awailable in several langue sure and easy to use :)

http://www.winability.com/download-folder-guard/

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zrodfects1443 days ago

Use this below, I use it daily to keep my online business work files hidden that contains customers personal info etc

http://fspro.net/

Download "My Lockbox"

it is 100% free, there is a pro version if you wish to lock multiple folders, but a way around this is to create one folder that you wish to lock (becomes invisible to everyone including you, until you open my lockbox program in start up menu and enter your password you created), you then put multiple folders (unlimited folders) in that one you locked and you can remove or add to as many as you like, providing you keep everything inside that one main lockable folder, so create your category folders in that, everything you put inside that one folder, be it another 1 folder or 100, they too become hidden until password is entered.

Just a heads up, when using on PC it is safe, you can also use it for plug in USB HDD drives, but these will only be protected on your PC, if you plug the USB HDD in another computer, any user can access the files, so best to do this within your PC only, if they are super private.

Hope this helps...

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