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I am looking for a free software that lets you lock folders easily so no one can open the folder without the password. I want a program that I have a lock and unlock button.
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post #2 of 17
there's an application called truecrypt you basically create a file of a fixed sized and mount it as a hard drive. The file is filled with hash noise so its size is constant. Additionally you can hide a volume inside of a volume on a secondary password, and there's no way to tell the secondary volume is there.

Best of all it's a free program.

ps. nice avatar!
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post #3 of 17
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Ok but that is really complicated. I just want to be able to lock one folder that I have, but I want to be able to access it often and easily, because I use it everyday.
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post #4 of 17
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Ok but that is really complicated. I just want to be able to lock one folder that I have, but I want to be able to access it often and easily, because I use it everyday.
Just say it, donkey porn.

Hrm, a while back I was looking for a similar program to hide my own donkey porn. All I could find are ones like the previous dude was talking about, or compression/encryption programs that basically just save into a file similar to a RAR or ZIP that is password protected.
    
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post #5 of 17
It's not that bad, if you have a flash drive just make the file on there and store your DP there, leave it mounted, if you ever need to secure it, yank the flash drive out.
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post #6 of 17
Put the file in your My Documents folder, password your XP account, and set your files to private. Just make sure to log out each time
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Ok but that is really complicated. I just want to be able to lock one folder that I have, but I want to be able to access it often and easily, because I use it everyday.
Dont be ashamed, everyone does it...

Anyway go to download.com and do some research there, im sure they have something that you will fancy.
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post #8 of 17
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Well I am talkin bout a folder that is 200gb and it has my movies tv shows and music so fllash drives wont work.
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it needs to be passworded why?
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Originally Posted by noahmateen1234 View Post
Well I am talkin bout a folder that is 200gb and it has my movies tv shows and music so fllash drives wont work.
They have donkey porn TV shows and music? Link pls..

Hrm, yah that's a large amount of files. I would have said DVD-RW's, but lol.. that's now out of the question. Good luck on that one, as all I can think of is compression software.
    
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