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How to Password Protect CD/DVD?

Folder Lock offers you multiple options on protecting your data, one of the ways is encrypting your data on CD/DVD drives. With this feature you can convert your existing lockers into convertible types and burn them onto a CD/DVD disc. What’s more, you don’t have to worry about not being able to access your lockers on other PCs as the portable lockers are self-executable and do not need Folder Lock to run in the background.


Each individual locker is protected with military grade encryption, ensuring that if you ever end up misplacing your CD or DVD, your data is guaranteed to stay safe.


To start protecting your data on CD/DVDs, follow the simple procedure below:


Folder Lock generates unique lockers (.EXE) these are considered self-executable and independent (*.exe) along with the portable Locker with its Protect USB/CD feature. Please remember that if the standard locker(s) are being converted into portable Lockers, a self-executable application (.EXE) will be limited to 4GB in size.


To burn your lockers onto a CD/DVD, click ‘Protect CD/DVD option and follow the steps outlined below:


From here you’ll have to choose the locker which need to be protected. Now, select the location of the drive, from here simply click on ‘Next’. Once done, click on ‘Finish’.