password protection for folder

how to set password for a folder using vb.net

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#1 rasmijipu   User is offline

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password protection for folder

Posted 08 April 2010 - 05:17 AM

Hai,
Can anyone help to set password for a folder using vb.net source code
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#2 sarmanu   User is offline

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Re: password protection for folder

Posted 08 April 2010 - 05:22 AM

Windows doesn't have the ability to password protect a folder unless it's compressed. So you can't simply put a password on every folder.

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#3 rasmijipu   User is offline

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Re: password protection for folder

Posted 08 April 2010 - 05:26 AM

View Postsarmanu, on 08 April 2010 - 04:22 AM, said:

Windows (at least XP) doesn't have the ability to password protect a folder unless it's compressed. So you can't simply put a password on every folder.


ok..then how to set password for a compressed folder...can u please help me ......
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Re: password protection for folder

Posted 08 April 2010 - 05:54 AM

Moved to VB.NET...you specifically asked for VB.NET, but you posted in VB6.
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