How to lock a hard drive partition and make it read-only Tags: Configuration Read Only How To Hard Drives Partition Windows 7 Last response: July 10, 2011 7:58 AM in Windows 7 Share dende July 10, 2011 6:55:10 AM Hello, More about : lock hard drive partition make read Saga Lout a b $ Windows 7 July 10, 2011 7:58:20 AM Hello and welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums. Right click the disk and go to Properties then click the Security tab. Under Permissions untick everything except Read Only or make any other restrictions or allowances you wish to. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow to lock a hard drive partition and make it read-only ForumHow -To: Change lock screen, UAC settings, file/folder permission, etc. ForumErased Partition on external hard drive by mistake! Help! ForumXP Hard drive problem Forum2 OS on same hard drive ForumHow to lock passport drive ForumNo passwordd and Lock hard drive .... ForumHow to remove write protection from seagate external hard drive ForumHow can I read files on LaCie Drive using Linux ForumHow do I remove a partition and make it 1 big hard drive ForumAny way to lock a hard disk's drive letter? Forumwin2000 makes files readonly on CD ForumHow to make single wd hard drive partition larger Forumrepairing HDD partition ForumUnable to remove Read-Only attribute from External Hard Drive - Mac Laptop ForumGPT 3TB hard drive "magically" changed to MBR ForumWindow 7 ultimate hp product key ForumHow to upgrade from windows home basic to ultimate ForumHow to find windows key 7 is Volume version or other ForumHow to solve GfxUI problems More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !