how can I password protect and share a folder?

Discussion in 'Computer Security' started by DT, Nov 7, 2003.

  1. DT

    DT Guest

    Hello all!

    Forgive me if I am in the wrong group, I am looking to create a folder that
    will be carried on a flash disk (64 MB). In this folder I will have
    different types of files. I want to be able to password protect the folder,
    then once it is open, access all files (WinZip requires the password to look
    at every file within the folder everytime). Also since I will be using this
    on a variety of computers (os XP, 2000, 98 - maybe), somehow this has to be
    a stand alone product or at least a very small program so it will fit on the
    flash disk with the other files.

    Any direction would be greatly appreciated! I'll be watching this post.

    Thanks!
    Tanner
     
    DT, Nov 7, 2003
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  2. DT

    Volker Birk Guest

    DT <> wrote:
    > Forgive me if I am in the wrong group, I am looking to create a folder that
    > will be carried on a flash disk (64 MB). In this folder I will have
    > different types of files. I want to be able to password protect the folder,
    > then once it is open, access all files (WinZip requires the password to look
    > at every file within the folder everytime). Also since I will be using this
    > on a variety of computers (os XP, 2000, 98 - maybe), somehow this has to be
    > a stand alone product or at least a very small program so it will fit on the
    > flash disk with the other files.


    Perhaps PGP-Disk or Bestcrypt are what you're searching for.

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    Volker Birk, Nov 7, 2003
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    wolfeye

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    You can find many file protection programs now on Google, such as TrueCrypt, Kakasoft Folder Protector and so on.
     
    wolfeye, Jul 4, 2014
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