How to Lock Folders without any Software

Want to hide your files and folders ? But don't want use software's which cost you? .Then your at the wright place . In this tutorial i will teach you How to Lock Folders without any Software . There are many ways to do it but best way is by using a CMD shell



How To Lock Folders Without Any Software 

1. First download the lock.txt from Here

2. To get the password Click Here

3. Now copy the code (lock.txt) in a note pad  and replace the " your password here" with your password you want to lock the folder 


4. Save the above file as BATCH file (something .bat). Choose any file name but make sure  that it ends with .bat


5. Now double click the the BATCH  file . It will create a new folder called ‘Locker’Now put all the files and folder you want to lock with in the locker folder

6. Now once again double click the the Batch file . It will ask weather to lock the folder Type yes (y) and
click enter
 

7. Now the folder locker will disappear and will be locked .To unlock it double click the batch file we created it will  ask  you for the password enter the password witch we created in  third step


Ok by this method we locked the folder successfully .but any won who knows a bit of  computing .can read the batch file using a note pad .So to make it safer  and give a professional touch follow the steps given below 

Giving A Professional Touch

1. To do it first download the batch to exe  file converter from Here

2. Now open the batch to exe  file converter and select the batch filewe created (Fourth step) . Now save  the file as something .exe .We can also password protect the exe file so that no one can  open it


3. That's it we have created our own folder lock program  without using any software


Hope you'll find this tutorial useful  .If you have any doubts please be free to comment  

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Anonymous

sorry after step 2 of (Giving a Professional Touch) what I need to do ? cuz I try and didn't see something :) thx

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john said on January 18, 2011 at 10:31 PM :

@Anonymous
your just converting the the batch file into exe(executable) file
so that no one can read the code using a notepad .this step is not actually required

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Anonymous

Thanks for sharing.

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Anonymous

I'm not able to extract the lock.txt file from the .rar archive. I'm using peazip. How do u extract it?

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Anonymous

Ok I've extracted the text files.

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Anonymous

That's neat! Now to store all my e-books there....about hacking

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John said on July 4, 2011 at 5:47 PM :

@Anonymous

Please use winrar to extract files !

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Anonymous

@john now I have a problem. When I converted the files to exe,it deleted the files in the locker folder, and now I have to use a restoration program....guess I'll try again

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Anonymous

help!!!
i changed the md locker to md 1 and now many of my desktop file missing!?!?
what must i do?!

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John said on July 18, 2011 at 8:37 AM :

Anonymous

Open the batch file and enter the password which you created

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Anonymous

the batch file also gone
but i open desktop with winrar then i find which file missing.
type these code in the batch file :
@echo off
atrrib -s -h "filename"

Lucky!!!

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Anonymous

hi, when i tried to open the example.exe file after using the converter, i receive error messege (Unnkow error occured, the program will be terminated).
i have windows 7... any idea how to fix this problem.

Thanks and waiting for your feedback

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