HOW TO ENCRIPT FILES IN XP?

Question

how can you encript files in xp, I got the tip last week but that opion is grayed out.

Answer

This question was answered on March 31, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

1 IN ORDER TO ENCRYPT FILES ON XP FIRST SELECT THE FILE YOU WANT TO ENCRYPT.

2 AFTER THE FILE IS HIGHLIGHTED RIGHT-CLICK IT AND SELECT (PROPERTIES)

3 THE PROPERTY BOX FOR THAT FILE WILL APPEAR THE LAST OPTION WOULD BE (ATTRIBUTE AND IT WILL HAVE THE FOLLOWING: READ-ONLY, HIDDEN AND ADVANCED)

4 CLICK (ADVANCED) THAN SELECT THE CHECK BOX THAT SAYS (ENCRYPT CONTENTS TO SECURE DATA) THAN CLICK OK.

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Posted by Lian of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on March 31, 2003