Closed How To: Password protect folders? Tags: Configuration How To Microsoft Customization Windows XP Last response: June 1, 2005 3:09 AM in Windows XP Share Anonymous May 31, 2005 7:04:04 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?) Hi to all, What would be the method to password protect an individual folder? WinXP Pro Thanks! More about : password protect folders Anonymous May 31, 2005 7:04:05 PM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?) You can't without a 3rd party program. Instead use individual profiles and permissions to control access: http://www3.telus.net/dandemar/private.htm -- Jupiter Jones [MVP] http://www3.telus.net/dandemar In memory of our dear friend, MVP Alex Nichol http://www.dts-l.org "Hosh" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:%23dO7EOhZFHA.2124@TK2MSFTNGP14.phx.gbl... > Hi to all, > > What would be the method to password protect an individual folder? > WinXP Pro > > > Thanks! Dave June 1, 2005 3:09:33 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?) Hi, There are two ways: 1. How to set, view, change, or remove file and folder permissions in Windows XP: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;308418&sd=tech 2. Use a third-party program to protect the folder: http://www.password-protect-software.com Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer arunringu10 September 24, 2013 11:37:41 PM yes you can password protect your personal folder in external drive. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forumhow to password protect shared folders ForumHow to password protect local HD folders ? ForumPassword Protect Folders ? ForumXP Pro - Missing "Security" tab? Password protect folders ? Forumpassword protect only certain folders or files ForumCannot Password Protect Folders ??? ForumPassword protect folders in XP? ForumPassword Protect Folders ForumHow to Password protect an external HDD ForumHow do i password protect my USB files???? HELP! ForumHow can I protect my folders and drive? ForumHow to password protect just a folder ? ForumCan I password Protect a folder ? ForumPassword Protect Shared Folder ? Forumpassword protect a folder ?? ForumHow can i Protect my Files and folders @ my Drive D ForumPassword protect in shared folder ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP ForumExploring Folders vs Opening Folders ForumHow do I eliminate having to choose user at logon? More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !