Closed How To: Password protect folders? Tags: Configuration 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 Password Protect Folders Forum Password protect? Forum File password? Forum Password Forum How to protect a Folder? Forum Locked folders Forum Cannot Password Protect Folders??? Forum Password protect using printer Forum Password Protection for Folder in XP Forum Folder password protection Forum Zip-drive password error Forum Passwording Folders Forum Password Protected Folders Forum PROTECT Forum How to password protect just a folder? Forum Password protect files Forum Automatic closing of user access Forum Password protect in shared folder Forum Password protect folders in XP? Forum Password To Folder Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !