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Protected Folder

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Version: 1.3

Program available in: English

Program license: Free

Program by: IObit Information Technology

Works under:Windows XP / Windows 2000 / Windows 8 / Windows 7 / Windows Vista

Protected Folder is a program that allows you to password protect and hide folders. This program has several unique features that you won't find with other folder protection programs. Not only that, but it's very intuitive and simple to use.

Main Features

Protected Folder is a utility program made to help you protect your folders. The main feature is that it allows you to set a password for each folder. No one can open the folder unless they have the password. Another feature is that it hides folders from view. Simply set if you want the folder to be visible and the program will do the rest. It even blocks reading and writing access.

Simple Interface

Despite its numerous features, Protected Folder is simple to use. The interface is made for every user and the tools are straightforward. Simply choose an action and the program will do the rest.


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