December 27, 2012

How To Password Lock Folders & Files Without Any Software

Most of the times, especially while working in a shared computer, we always doubt whether our data is being accessed by others. There are tons of software available to hide or lock your folder containing confidential files. But when the same can be done without the help of any software, why should you use one? 

Crackroach helps you in password locking your important files & folders without any software.

Steps To Lock Folders & Files With Password

  • Create a New Folder.
  • Inside the folder, open any .txt (wordpad or notepad or word document) file. 
  • Copy the below code
  • Paste it in the .txt file opened. 
  • Now replace 123456789 with your own password.
  • Then go to File & select Save as. Change the file type from '.txt' to 'All Files' and name it as 'lock.bat'.
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  • Now return to the folder and Double click the 'lock.bat' file & close the cmd window which pops out.
  • Now You will find a new folder named 'Locker'.
  • Drag the items which are to be protected into this 'Locker' folder. 
  • Now double click on the 'lock.bat' file, a cmd window will open.
  • It will ask you "Are you sure you want to lock your folder? Y/N?
  • Press Y and hit Enter & Close the cmd window. The 'Locker' folder disappears.
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  • To unlock your folder double click the 'lock.bat' file, type the Password and press Enter. You will see your 'Locker' folder.
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Since it is a bat file, it can be opened by any user using Notepad and the password can be easily found from the line "if NOT %pass%==123456789 goto FAIL" since there is no encryption of the password is used

excuse me bat file cannot be opened by using notepad! check out..

ya.. if the notepad is opened the code could be found

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