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You are asking the wrong question. A folder is simply a logical construct on a filesystem. A more appropriate question to ask is what filesystem/storage mechanism (which allows folders). There are probably lots of answers to this question - they will all involve encryption. A good, free, cross-platform answer is "Truecrypt". Truecrypt will allow you to ...

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Encryption comes with Windows and one of the "features" is that losing OS means losing data, unless you backup your recovery key. So all you need to do is to right click on folder and select Properties -> Advanced -> and check "Encrypt contents to secure data", include subfolders and files. One of the advantages is that you don't need to remember another ...

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The following moves every file from a pdf folder into the parent directory. find ~/some/folder -type d -name 'pdf' -print0 | while IFS= read -d '' dir do find "$dir" -type f -maxdepth 1 -exec echo mv -- {} "$dir"/.. \; done Remove the echo once you're sure it does what you need. Note that this will overwrite files without asking when the parent already ...

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Daniel’s answer is correct. Here are some useful additions, though. To avoid listing hidden folders (like .git), try this: find . -mindepth 1 -maxdepth 1 -type d $$! -iname ".*"$$ And to replace the dreaded dot slash at the beginning of find output in some environments, use this: find . -mindepth 1 -maxdepth 1 -type d $$! -iname ".*"$$ | sed ...

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Check if this helps: To remove password First close Folder lock and show hidden file and System hidden file Select the Tools menu and click Folder Options Select the View Tab Under the Hidden files and folders heading select "Show hidden files and folders" Uncheck the "Hide protected operating system files (recommended)" option Click Apply then OK ...

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Appdata is used for per user configuration and data stores, to achieve a degree of user isolation. The system profile is not a template, it is the profile directory for the system user account, which is the user running the root IIS process host instance (note w3wp processes are run under the identity associated with an app pool not the root IIS process, and ...

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I have had success with this method: Search for message (or other document). Use the normal quick search, searching for "all files and folders" Open the message/document (double-click) With the message open in i separate Window: Hit Ctrl+Shift+F to open Advanced Search. Advanced Search will open with the folder of the open message selected. Click Browse ...

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Here is what I thought of. Its not the prettiest thing, but it works to your specifications: find . -ipath "*pdf/*.pdf" -type f -print0 | xargs -0 -I{} sh -c 'mv "{}" "\$(dirname "{}")"/..' It moves only .pdf files in pdf subfolders into their corresponding parent directories. To change the command to move all files in pdf subfolders, adjust the ipath ...

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It sounds like the virus may have damaged Windows. Open up an administrator command prompt. if you dont know how, click Start, then enter in the Run box cmd and hold down Ctrl+shift+Enter. In the command prompt type sfc /scannow. This command will have windows check all its files and replace them if they are damaged.

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Try to re-enable the built-in support for zip archives, as described here: http://codesociety.com/2009/07/27/disable-zip-folders-in-windows-7-vista-xp/ If you're using Windows Xp, you must: Go to Start Menu -> Run. paste the following command and press enter: regsvr32 %windir%\system32\zipfldr.dll Restart Windows and return to a life bound by zip folders! ...

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In linux you can use ln command to create symbolic link, but in windows you have to use mklink command to create symbolic links: MKLINK [[/D] | [/H] | [/J]] Link Target /D Creates a directory symbolic link. Default is a file symbolic link. /H Creates a hard link instead of a symbolic link. /J Creates a Directory ...

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Take a look at TrueCrypt Main features: Creates a virtual encrypted disk within a file and mounts it as a real disk. Encrypts an entire partition or storage device such as USB flash drive or hard drive. Encrypts a partition or drive where Windows is installed (pre-boot authentication). Encryption is automatic, real-time (on-the-fly) and transparent. ...

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WinRAR can create HTML/text reports listing both non-compressed files as well as the contents of all supported archive formats: Besides this I am sure there are lots of directory listing utilities with ZIP support, such as ExpPrint for example.

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The following in a command line should work: cd C:\path\to\the\folder del *.jpg It should not recurse into subdirectories, based on the documentation. I've not personally tested though, so you might want to run a small test first to be sure. (Always double check when you're not 100% sure and performing a delete of any sort!) If you do want it to recurse ...

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