How To Password Desktop And Laptop Folders

Almost everyone password their cell phones, it is not like they are hiding any bad thing but someone has to protect his privacy, why not do same for your workplace desktop or personal computer(pc), it is not a difficult task to do but the issue is that you don’t know the simple steps on how to password desktop and laptop folders,files . we are always here to help out  but Before we proceed do you feel angry when someone or friend walk up to your office desktop and start opening folders of files which he didn’t create, is disgusting right? Yes, take a bold step today to password your desktop and laptop folders which contains crucial files

How to password desktop folders

 

How to password desktop folders

  1. Select the file or folder you want to encrypt.
  2. Right-click the file or folder and select Properties.
  3. On the General tab, click the advanced button.
  4. Check the box for the “Encrypt contents to secure data” option.
  5. Click Apply and then OK.

 

How to password laptop folders

How to password laptop folders

  1. Select the file or folder you want to encrypt.
  2. Right-click the file or folder and select Properties.
  3. On the General tab, click the Advanced button.
  4. Check the box for the “Encrypt contents to secure data” option.
  5. Click Apply and then OK.

With the listed steps you are well equipped on how to password desktop and laptop folders.

Reminder:  If the “Encrypt contents to secure data” option is not selectable and grayed out or you do not see the option at all, you are likely to have a Home edition of Windows, which does not support this feature. It is also possible that the hard drive where the files are located is not formatted as NTFS, as this is a requirement for the encryption feature.

why do firms password  folders

  1. For secure company’s data
  2. To avoid outsiders from seeing the content of the folder without manager’s consent
  3. Even when the folder is copied to a different location or external drive, it will still not open
  4. It stops plagiarism

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2 thoughts on “How To Password Desktop And Laptop Folders

  • November 14, 2019 at 11:52 pm
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    wow, I tried it and it worked..Can’t believe this..
    such an amazing idea

    Reply
    • November 14, 2019 at 11:57 pm
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      We are here to serve you

      Reply

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