In this new tutorials, I am going to sharing a tweak that will help you to password protect folder windows 10 without using any third party software. You will see in the previous post how to Transfer file without using Bluetooth or USB; So far, Many of the developers have released the software for secure your files & folder. Some of the companies are offers to use free trial version, and in there are few features are enabled. You could not fully enjoy instead of a need to purchase a premium plan for full features for locking your password.
As Today, We are sharing a technique that will help you to lock your favorite Files & folders in Windows PC. This is totally free and you will not need to purchasing or downloading any locker software.
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How to Password Protect Folder in Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7
We are mainly using a batch script to lock or hiding folder on windows. To password protect folders on your computer, you can also do by watching this tutorial.
1- At first thing, you will need to create a new Text Document. Just Right click down hover on “New” and Tap on “Text Document”.
2- At next open the Text Document & Paste the script on to it.
cls @ECHO OFF title Welcome to Imaginetricks Locker/Hide Folder if EXIST "HTG Locker" goto UNLOCK if NOT EXIST Private goto MDLOCKER :CONFIRM echo Do you want to lock or Hide folder (Y/N) set/p "cho=>" if %cho%==Y goto LOCK if %cho%==y goto LOCK if %cho%==n goto END if %cho%==N goto END echo Invalid choice. goto CONFIRM :LOCK ren Private "HTG Locker" attrib +h +s "HTG Locker" echo Folder locked goto End :UNLOCK echo Enter password to unlock folder set/p "pass=>" if NOT %pass%== IMAGINETRICKS.COM goto FAIL attrib -h -s "HTG Locker" ren "HTG Locker" Private echo Folder Unlocked successfully goto End :FAIL echo Invalid password goto end :MDLOCKER md Private echo Private created successfully goto End :End
4- Just Double click on “locker.bat” file, and it will automatically generate a New Locker Folder.
5- Now, Move your desired files and folder to Private folder
6- When completely File is moved, Again Open a Locker.bat file and Type ” Y” to lock your folder your Private folder will disappear from in your windows is just a second.
7- If you want to unlock or see your lock or hidden folder on Windows you will go again to this locker.bat file and Enter the Password ” IMAGINETRICKS.COM ”
How to Edit or Change Password?
- To change the password Simply, need to right click on Locker.bat File
- Tap on ” Edit “
- Now Find ” IMAGINETRICKS.COM ” and change to your desired password.
- Save the Locker.bat File and enjoy
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If you have any doubt or trouble regarding about to the tricks without any hesitation, Please drop your question to Comment section I will glad to help them.
Comments ( 2 )
If you right click it and click on edit you can see and edit the password. If you type your password it’s not encrypted not really secure.
You are cool brother. Keep it up.