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How Do I Lock/password A Folder?


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#1 nathskiii

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Posted 30 March 2008 - 08:56 AM

i have files i dont want people touching, how would i go about locking a folder? with a password preferably.

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Posted 30 March 2008 - 09:57 AM

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Posted 30 March 2008 - 10:24 AM

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#4 nathskiii

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Posted 30 March 2008 - 10:46 AM

thanks guys. i created a zip file and put passwords on the files within the zipped folder

cheers :thumbsup: :flowers:

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Posted 18 April 2008 - 12:21 AM

There is no way to password protect a personal folder on your desktop?




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