Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Set Password on Folder Using Notepad

Open Notepad and copy the below code to it.
title FolderLock
if EXIST "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}" goto UNLOCK
if NOT EXIST MyFolder goto MDMyFolder
echo Are you sure to lock this folder? (Y/N)
set/p "cho=>"
if %cho%==Y goto LOCK
if %cho%==y goto LOCK
if %cho%==n goto END
if %cho%==N goto END
echo Invalid choice.
ren MyFolder "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}"
attrib +h +s "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}"
echo Folder locked
goto End
echo Enter password to Unlock Your Secure Folder
set/p "pass=>"
if NOT %pass%== sreekumarvs123 goto FAIL
attrib -h -s "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}"
ren "Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}" MyFolder
echo Folder Unlocked successfully
goto End
echo Invalid password
goto end
md MyFolder
echo MyFolder created successfully
goto End

Save the notepad file as lock.bat (.bat is must)
Now double click on lock.bat and a new folder will be created with name MyFolder
Copy all your data you want to protect in that New folder
Now double click on lock.bat and when command promp appears Type Y and press enter.
Now MyFolder will be hidden from you view, to access that folde double click on lock.bat
It will ask for password enter your password and done.
(Default password is technologyindia)

->To change the password replace sreekumarvs123 with  new password in the above code
How To Further Secure ?

You might be thinking that anyone can access the password by opening that lock.bat file in Notepad or any other text editor.
To make it more secure hide lock.bat in some secure location after following the above tutorial To access the secured file double click on lock.bat.
I would suggest copying lock.bat file into Pendrive and copying it into your computer whenever you required to access to your protected files...

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