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How to Password Protect folders & drives?

How to Password Protect folders & drives?

Folder Lock comprises of comprehensive security features. You create your encrypted lockers on the fly and back them up to a dedicated cloud storage. The quickest means to safeguard files and folders is through the ‘Lock File’ feature. Folder lock can safeguard your data using Windows Kernel level security, ensuring that your data cannot be accessed even while your PC is in safe-mode.

 

The locking feature lets you lock virtually any file or folder, there are no restrictions on file format. You also have the option to lock .exe programs.

 

Locking your files and folders is a simple and straightforward process, all you have to do is pay attention to the menu items and click on the relevant options.

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Enter your master password to gain access to your locked files, once you’ve done that, click ‘OK’. If you are inserting files to lock for the first time, expect this list to be empty. To lock folders and files, click on the ‘Add’ button and this will allow a dropdown menu to appear giving you the option to add files, folders and drives.

You also have the option to ‘Drag and Drop’ an entire file, folder, image or video in lock file interface.

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Enter your master password to gain access to your locked files, once you’ve done that, click ‘OK’. If you are inserting files to lock for the first time, expect this list to be empty. To lock folders and files, click on the ‘Add’ button and this will allow a dropdown menu to appear giving you the option to add files, folders and drives.

You also have the option to ‘Drag and Drop’ an entire file, folder, image or video in lock file interface.

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Click on preferences, then select locking & encryption and uncheck ‘set locking on for all unlocked items.

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