Windows 10: Folder Protection

Discus and support Folder Protection in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; W10 Home, Excel and Word 2010, VLC. Is it possible for me to have one or two folders in (My) Documents which are protected by a password? Thanks for... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by convul, Mar 12, 2018.

  1. convul Win User

    Folder Protection


    W10 Home, Excel and Word 2010, VLC.
    Is it possible for me to have one or two folders in (My) Documents which are protected by a password?
    Thanks for any replies.

    :)
     
    convul, Mar 12, 2018
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  2. Protected Folders

    I am using Windows10 on a Surface. Suddenly, when trying to save a scanned document as a PDF I am getting a message which says that I can't save it there (anywhere!) as it is a Protected Folder. It appears that Windows Defender is blocking this. My question
    is simply "Why is this happening and how do I stop it?".
     
    Alan Chantler, Mar 12, 2018
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  3. grschinon Win User
    Protected folder

    You already have it in the form of the ZIP manager.

    Simply create a zip archive containing the documents you want to protect, and then add a password to the zip archive.

    Obviously delete the files that you've just put into the zip archive...
     
    grschinon, Mar 12, 2018
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  4. dalchina New Member

    Folder Protection

    dalchina, Mar 12, 2018
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