How to Create a password protected folder without Software

How To protect-file Without Any Software:-

protect-files on your pc with these simple hacks!!Have you ever wanted to  important documents such as picture,audio and other necessary things from unauthorized person?? Then you must be googling “best software to protect data”.You must be happy if i would tell me you can easily protect data without any software and yes this is absolutely possible and in this tutorial i am going to showing you the exact same things.It sounds impossible but believe me nothing is impossible.This is how you can protect-file :-Users just need a simple notepad hack to create a batch file. The batch file can hide any folder inside it. Users don’t need to download any additional software to hide their files and folders on their Windows computer.

How To Create A Password Protected Folder Without Any Software:-

This tutorial will work on just about any version of Windows operating system like Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows XP and so on. Here’s how you can password protect folders without using any app.

1) Open notepad on your Windows computer. Right click on the desktop and then select New > Text Document.

2) Copy and paste the given code into your Notepad:

title Folder Confidential
if EXIST “Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}” goto UNLOCK
if NOT EXIST Confidential goto MDLOCKER
echo Are you sure you want to lock the 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 Confidential “Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}”
attrib +h +s “Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}”
echo Folder locked
goto End
echo Enter the Password to unlock folder
set/p “pass=>”
if NOT %pass%== techroys goto FAIL
attrib -h -s “Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}”
ren “Control Panel.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}” Confidential
echo Folder Unlocked successfully
goto End
echo Invalid password
goto end
md confidential
echo Confidential created successfully
goto End

Important: Users can change the password by editing the line “if NOT %pass%==techroys goto FAIL”. Just replace the “techroys” with the password you want to keep.

3) After doing the above step, save the file as Folderlock.bat

4) Whenever you will run the Folderlock.bat file, a new folder named “Private” will be created at the same location.


Create A Password Protected Folder

5) Here you need to place your files in the Private folder. Then double clock on the Folderlock.bat file and it will ask you ‘Do You Want To Lock (Y/N)” Here Press ‘Y’.

Create A Password Protected Folder

6) This will hide the “Private” folder from your computer. Now if you want to unhide the folder, then double click on “Folderlock.bat” and it will ask you the password. Enter the password you have set to unhide the Private folder.

Create A Password Protected Folder

This is how you can create a password protected folder on your windows computer without any software. Your content will be safe and password protected. Hope you like the post, share it with others also.


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