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Windows 7 Encrypt Folder with Password

I have a folder which I want to encrypt with a password.

Could you recommend this kind of software on windows 7.

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TrueCrypt (which is open-source) is often considered one of the better solutions for this kind of task.

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But it only provide transparent encryption, and the operations is a little complicated for a folder. I 'll have to mount the file and umount the file while I am not using the files. –  Jichao Oct 17 '10 at 14:46
"I 'll have to mount the file and umount the file while I am not using the files". Yes, but every encryption software will require you to do some kind of unlock/lock; that's the nature of encryption. –  sleske Oct 17 '10 at 15:27

Wel, if you could put what you want in a ZIP file, you could use AXCrypt

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