This is a utility that helps lock files & folders in your hard drive with a password.
Folder lock/unlock is a program to let you protect files and folders. You may decide to protect one file or a folder or a whole lot of them. These are encrypted and you are able to add a password. This will help keep your data protected from any prying eyes. Anyone else, your kids, spouse or girl friend, will not be able to view the data you have locked up. All it takes is a single click of the mouse on one of the two buttons available in the interface. This has a simple interface and is quite intuitive. Most users would be able to get productive very quickly. The controls are also well laid out. Users will be able to figure out what to do and how to do it.
“Add folder or file” lets you import the folder/file to be locked. You then enter the chosen password and click the “lock” button to get the file/folder locked. It is equally simple to unlock files or folders. This protection utility can be used to protect files and folders on USB Flash Drives, Memory Sticks, CD-RW and notebooks. You can then store these removable media in a secure location for further protection. The product description does not say what encryption method is used and thus, no comment can be made about its strength. This is a good product and has many useful features. If you have a need, here is a good candidate for trying out.