Password protect

  Dorkins 08:17 03 Mar 2007
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Could someone tell me how i can password protect individual folders please. Thanks all

  BurrWalnut 09:13 03 Mar 2007

You could try Windows Guard click here

  Dorkins 10:58 03 Mar 2007

I'll have a look at Windows Guard Burrwalnut and thanks for the reply.

  rawprawn 16:33 04 Mar 2007

Download 7Zip, use it to zip the folder and use the password option. It works for any folder or file.
click here

  rawprawn 16:35 04 Mar 2007

Or use Axcrypt click here

  plenusvita 19:19 08 May 2007

hey guys,

I realise this is an oldish post, but I have just downloaded both programs - win guard pro and axcrypt.

Anyone had any problems with them ?

I am just worried they may be spam of phishing - or am I just being too paranoid here?

Any advice would be great please.

Kev.

  Kate B 19:40 08 May 2007

One good way to check for yourself is to Google the name of the program with something like "+ malware" as the search term.

  Belatucadrus 20:11 10 May 2007

Been using AxCrypt for some time with no problems, good product.

  myanmarboy 10:00 19 May 2007

I have a HP Pavilion laptop, just out of warranty
which has taken to freezing after an hour or two of use. Running XP home and not a lot of data on the machine - no games at all. It literally locks right up and has to be shut down by removing the battery. It feels warmish but I would not say 'hot'. I have good AV and AS and Windows Onecare gives it a clean bill of health. Any advice appreciated. Thanks

  Belatucadrus 13:05 19 May 2007

1) start a new thread, tacking a question on an unrelated thread is a waste of time.
2) Get an "Air duster" from somewhere and ensure all the ventilation points are blown clean.

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