Thread: Folder Password

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    Folder Password

    Hi can anybody tell me if its possible to write a program to protect a folder with a password, if its possible please help me with it.

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    and the hat of int overfl Salem's Avatar
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    Well if you're using 2K/XP, then simply right-click on the folder, choose properties and look for the "encrypt folder" option.
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    Its not rocket science vasanth's Avatar
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    only if you are uisng XP pro not on home edition...

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    Try using the EncryptFile and DecryptFile functions -- they work for directories, too.

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