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How to Lock Directory and Ensure Data Security with Lockdir?

Kakasoft Lockdir is an excellent folder security solution for password protecting folders. It offers strong security strength in folder protection to help you to avoid data leakage and data breach and to resist attacks from unknown viruses or espionage.

Kakasoft Lockdir is a highly valued application in locking directory of sensitive folder on computer or other external storage devices , it can provides you with easy use and reliable protection at the same time.

Get Lockdir here and learn to lock directory and password protect folders with confidential information now!

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Step 1: Run Lockdir and select folders to protect

Run the Lockdir.exe, and then use the folder browser to select the target folder. You can also just copy Lockdir.exe file to target folder and run it.

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Step 2: Enter password and Protect folder

To enter password to lock directory for your folder, you need to open the operation window first, and then input your password and confirm it.

Click on “Protect” to finish your protection with this directory lock.

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How to unprotect your folders with Lockdir protection?

If you want to unprotect folders under protection of directory lock, you need to open the folder and double click on “Lockdir”, enter your password in the following window.

Then select a proper unprotection mode. Next click on “Unprotect” to open the folder.

Virtual Drive: data will be accessed in virtual drive and will not be extracted out, so that data protection n will recover as soon as you close the window.
Temporary: a restore window in your taskbar, so you can restore protection when you need.
Complete: unprotect folder completely. If you want to restore protection, run Lockdir and enter new password to protect folder.

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Kindly Tips:

  • Lockir enable you to set password hint to retrieve password if you forget it, what’s more if your want to add security feature to your protection, you can set a password that is easy to remember and hard to guess and d not share password with other people.
  • In the settings window, you can make personalized settings according to your actual need. You can choose a proper security strength from normal, high and highest, or display Lockdir on Right-click menu and more other settings.
With this extremely easy to use program you will never need to worry about data breach and data leakage from the online and offline threats and you can resist all attacks with full confidence now.