Password Protect any folder in windows xp(without any software).
Requirement: Your hard drive must be formatted using NTFS.
1. Right-click on the folder go to âАЬPropertiesâАЬ.
2. Click the âАЬSharingâАЭ tab and check the box which says âАЬMake this folder privateâАЬ.
3. When you click on the apply button and your account is not protected with a password then a new window will pop up asking for the password to protect that folder.
4. ThatâАЩs it done.