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how to lock folders in win xp pro, am i missing something?

by bignate4068 / July 29, 2006 3:25 PM PDT

ok.. this may be a really stupid question but i can't seem to find a simple straight answer.. is it or is it not possible to simply password protect a file folder on the win xp pro desktop? it's really quite simple, why can't i figure it out? here's the scenario:

i have a folder on my desktop called "private". when i double click the folder to open it, i want it to prompt me for a password. thats all.

can anyone help?


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