Password Protect Folders In Windows 8

Password Protect Folders In Windows 8

May 12, 2013

Windows 8 being the latest version of windows operating system is an improvement of the previous windows versions. Windows 8 addresses some of the challenges faced by users of the existing previous version. One of these challenges was security. Windows 8 has some features that enhance security of stored information in a windows operating system hard disk. With windows 8, one can create password protected folders; there are various ways of creating a password protected folder in windows 8 operating system. One can create a password protected folder using a software or manually. How to Create Password Protect Folders in Windows 8 without any Extra Software? When you want to create a password protect folder without using any other third party software, ones need to first create the folder to be password protected. The folder can be located anywhere and named anything. After creating the folder, navigate to the created folder and create text document preferably using notepad. Download the short code used for changing the password from the net and paste it in the txt folder. In the code you will find lines like” if NOT %pass%== PASSWORD_GOES_HERE go to FAIL” change the string PASSWORD_GOES_HERE and put you preferred password. Save the file as locker.bat. And delete the original text document. After doing all that you can now run the batch file. On running the batch file, the code will create a folder called private. You can put all the documents you want to protect in that private folder. After putting them, run the batch folder again. These time the command line will ask you a question whether you are sure you want to lock the folder. Press Y to continue. After that, the private folder will automatically disappear. You will be needed to run the batch folder again to view the private folder only after inserting your set password. How to Create Password Protect Folders in Windows 8 using Software Using software to protect folders is the easiest way to perform the operation. There are software that are specifically developed for protecting folders. Download any of that software and install it on a computer. To protect a folder, you just need to...

Top 10 Windows 8 Wallpapers

Top 10 Windows 8 Wallpapers

May 9, 2013

Everyone has a computer or a laptop they use on a daily basis and the truth is that if people don’t get to change their wallpaper from time to time and they will just use the ones loaded with their operating system, soon they will start feeling very bored with their computer. It’s true that Windows 8 didn’t appear on the market for a very long time and there are still many software programs that are not compatible with it, but this doesn’t stop anyone from using Windows 8 wallpapers in order to make their computer screen look really great and special. With that in mind, in the following paragraphs this article will take a closer look at the Top 10 Windows 8 Wallpapers people can use for their laptop or desktop computer. Top 10 Windows 8 Wallpapers 1. Bubble Pro This is definitely one of the best live wallpapers people can use for their machines if they are running Windows 8 on it. It offers people the chance of personalizing not only their home screen, but they can also play by tapping the bubbles and when touched, they will just burst. The color and the number of bubbles can easily be adjusted through the settings. 2. Vortex Galaxy For space lovers, this Windows 8 wallpaper will take them on a journey through space. The stars are displayed in vivid colors and everything looks like a portal connecting earth to the distant visible universe. The wallpaper is free to use. 3. Jumpgate This Windows 8 wallpaper is for Android lovers, as it features the Android robot with a jetpack cruising through space through asteroids. Settings like star brightness, camera speed, flight speed, background color and asteroid frequency can be easily adjusted. 4. Aquarium An aquarium always calms people down and this wallpaper features lots of underwater plants to gaze at. There are also fish and by tapping them, users can change their direction or get their attention. 5. Asteroid Belt This wallpaper welcomes users into space where they’ll revel in a wonderful asteroid belt. Settings like asteroid speed, background image and asteroid count can all be adjusted. Not only that, but the solar system...

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