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Easy Folder Guard User Guide

Q: How to password-protect a folder?

Right-click the folder you want to protect and choose “Protect Folder” in the pull-down menu, or start Easy Folder Guard and click "Protect Folder". Select the folder you want to protect...
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Q: How to hide a folder?

Right-click the folder you want to hide and choose “Protect Folder” in the pull-down menu, or start Easy Folder Guard, click the "Protect Folder" button...
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Q: How to disguise a folder?

Right-click the folder you want to disguise and choose “Protect Folder” in the pull-down menu, or start Easy Folder Guard, click the "Protect Folder" button...
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Q: How to protect a disk?

Start Easy Folder Guard, click the "Protect Disk" button. Click the "Add Disk" button in the pop-up window...
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Q: How to set an Admin password?

Start Easy Folder Guard, click the Settings button. Check the option "Need password to use this software"...
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Q: What's the difference between Open and Unprotect?

Open: If a protected folder is opened, it still remains protected status. When Easy Folder Guard detects that you are not using the folder any more, it will be automatically re-protected...
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Q: What's the difference between Folder Browser and Temporary Unprotect?

Folder Browser can be used to use data in Password- and Hiding-protected folders under protection status...
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Q: How do I find a Hiding-protected folder?

Start Easy Folder Guard, find the folder's protection record from the list in the software...
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Q: How to remove disguise from a folder?

Start Easy Folder Guard, select the disguise record from the sofware, and then click "Unprotect".
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Q: How to unprotect a disk?

Start Easy Folder Guard, click the Protect Disk button, select the disk protection record you want to remove...
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Q: Is there a folder size limit for Password protection and Hiding protection?

No. Password protection and Hiding protection feature fast protection and unprotection while taking no extra disk space, which is the best choice for protecting large folders...
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Q: How to open or unprotect a protected folder?

Start Easy Folder Guard, select the protection record from the list in the software, and click "Open Folder", then your protected folders will be opened...
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Q: Why do I set an admin password for Easy Folder Guard?

It is set to prevent others from protecting your data with this software maliciously out of your control, and it enables you to uninstall the software in a general way...
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Q: Can I protect folders on an external hard drive with Easy Folder Guard?

Yes. Easy Folder Guard allows you to protect folders stored on USB drives and external hard drives...
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Q: What will happen to my protected folders if the system is reinstalled or ghosted?

The protected folders still remain protected status and hold the original password once your system is reinstalled and ghosted...
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Q: Can those Password-protected folders be copied away by others?

No. The "folder" left after password protection is just a shortcut about 1 KB in size. In fact, your folder...
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Q: Can I move password-protected folders with USB devices to another computer?

No. The "folder" left after password protection is just a shortcut about 1 KB in size. In fact, your folder is still protected and saved in the original disk partition...
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Q: Will my protected folders be unprotected if Easy Folder Guard is uninstalled by others?

No. Your protected folders still remain protected status even if Easy Folder Guard is uninstalled from your computer...
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