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Windows 7: passwording folder


03 Mar 2010   #1

windows 7 64bit build 7600
 
 
passwording folder

is it possible without 3rd party software?
thanks

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03 Mar 2010   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) *** Windows XP SP3 (32-bit), OSX 10.6
 
 

Hi Maxheadroom,

Try this article:How To Lock And Password Protect Folder In Windows 7/Vista

More of authentication/user permissions than password protection per se, but you get the idea. Let me know if it helps at all.

Cheers,

Walker
Windows Outreach Team
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03 Mar 2010   #3

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Maxheadroom,
No is the one word answer.

Another approach you can use, if you have a Windows 7 version that supports bitlocker is to use bitlocker on a folder. This is also a pain in my opinion. Your best bet is probably 3rd party software but I'm not qualified to make a good suggestion.
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