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How to Lock a File/Folder with Password in Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP

Mar 11, 2019 / Updated by Jerry to Folder Password Lock


Free Folder Password Lock is encryption software for Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP. It provides you the solution to keep your valuable information secure. To password protect your files and folders in Windows you need to use a third-party program like Free Folder Password Lock.

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3 Steps to Lock a File/Folder with Password

Step1 Run Free Folder Password Lock software

Download, install and launch Free Folder Password Lock on your computer.

Step2 How to Lock/Unlock a File or Folder

Click "Lock File/Folder", and then click "Open for Lock" button to select a file or folder from computer. After that, Input password and select lock type. Select locked file and click "Unlock" button, input password to unlock file.

Step3 How to Password-Protect or Unlock USB Drive

Click "Protect USB" button, select a drive and click "Password USB Drive" button, input password and click "Lock" button. Select the locked drive and click "Unlock" to unlock a USB Drive.

Step4 How to Disguise/Non- Disguise a Folder

Click "Disguise" button and click "Disguise Folder", select a folder, input password and then choose disguise type: Recycle, Printer, Network Dialing or Network Neighborhood. Select disguised folder and click "Non-Disguise" button to view folder.

Step5 How to View My File/Folder Records

Click "History" button to browse your data encryption records.