Tuesday, February 06, 2007

Lock windows folder


If you want to lock a windows folder so that no one can open it ,than this might help you

Say u want to lock a folder named amit in your C drive

Open notepad and type

ren amit amit.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D}

Save it as lock.bat in C drive

Open notepad again and type

ren amit.{21EC2020-3AEA-1069-A2DD-08002B30309D} amit

Save it as unlock.bat in C drive

To lock the folder

just double click on the lock.bat and the folder will be inaccessible

To unlock the folder

Just double click on unlock.bat




1 comments to "Lock windows folder"

Anonymous said...
4:42 PM

Is there any way I can make the folder undeletable using something similar?(all other access - read/write/change) should work but the folder should not be deletable. I dont want to use folder security/permissions as its become too cumbersome to manage for large number of computers..

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