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Kakasoft Folder Protector 6.21

Portable software to encrypt and password protect folders & files on hard drive, USB flash drive and all types of mobile storage devices.
  • Three Security Methods: Lock, Scramble and Encrypt.
  • File Security: Undeletable, Unmovable and Inaccessible.
  • Portability: Enjoy full data protection anytime and anywhere.
  • Easy Usage: No installation and directly run and protect your data.

 

Part I. Password Protect a Folder

Step 1. Select folders for protect

Copy Folder Protector (lockdir.exe) to the folder you want to protect or drag and drop the folder you want to protect in the operation window of Folder Protector for adding the folder to protect.


step 2. Send Password to protect selected folder

Make settings in Settings window and then right-click on the folder and navigate to "Folder Protector" option to password protect it.

Protect

Step 3. Make settings to retrieve password.

  • a. Click on the ">>" Button on the right side of the main window. b. Type a password hint to help you remember your password.
  • Remember that anyone unprotected this folder will be able to see the password hint. c. Set an e-mail address to help you retrieve password. The program will remember this e-mail address if you click on "Save as default e-mail".


Step 4. Click "Protect" button to Protect folders

 

Part II. Unprotect a Folder

Three different unprotection modes

Virtual Drive: Access your data in a virtual drive without extracting the data, which means the folder will be reprotected automatically as soon as you close the explorer window.
Temporary: Show a restore window on your taskbar after unprotection, which allows you restore protection easily.
Complete: Completely unprotect your folder. You need to run Folder Protector again and enter a new password to protect the folder if you wish to gain folder protection again.

Unprotect 

Temporary unprotection Window.

Temporaray Unprotect

Part III、Advanced Settings

1. Security Level Setting:
security levels: Normal, High, Highest.

  Normal High Highest
Encryption Speed Fastest Fast (50 files per second) Slow (15M data per second)
Encryption Method hide and Lock Files Scramble and encrypt file headers 256-bit AES Encryption

2. Language

There are as much as 9 display languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Turkish, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese.

3. Login password

We recommend you to set a login password to avoid unauthorized access to your folder.

4. Create an unprotection program in the protected folder

Allow you unprotect your folder by running "lockdir.exe" program. If you uncheck this option, you have to copy "lockdir.exe" file to the protected folder first and run it when you need to unprotect the folder.

5. Show a protected sign(a special folder icon)

The special folder icon helps you distinguish protected folders from other folder.
6. Display on the Right-Click menu
Allow you to right-click a folder and select "Folder Protector" option in the Rignr-Click Menu to protect.

7. Search

When you forget the location of the protected folders, you can search them from your computer.

Part IV. Login Password

Protect this software from being misused by others hence protect your critical data, in other words, you can set a password to control the usage of this application.

To set login password, navigate to SETTINGS-> Login Password.

 

Part V. Command-line Execution

1. Password Protect a folder

  • Usage: lockdir.exe p [-n -h -x] [password] [path]

    -n: Protect with Normal Security Level
    -h: Protect with High Security Level
    -x: Protect with Highest Security Level

    Example:
    Protect a folder ( E: est) in Normal Security Level with password "123456".

    E:lockdir.exe p -n 123456 E: est

2. Unprotect a folder

  • Usage: lockdir.exe u [-i -t -c] [password] [path]

    -i: Unprotect with Virtual Disk Mode
    -t: Unprotect with Temporary Mode
    -c: Completely unprotect this folder.

    Example: Completely unprotect a folder with password "123456".

    E:lockdir.exe u -c 123456 E: est

 

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