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How to lock & unlock folder through dos

How to lock & unlock folder through dos

How to lock & unlock folder through dos : – Folder locking and unlocking through dos is best for user to protect the data. first of all we should know about Microsoft disk operation system (Ms. Dos). Ms. Dos is the popular operating system developed by Microsoft Corporation. It is character user interface. All commands & correct syntax has to keep in mind & all are in text form.

How to lock & unlock folder through dos

Dos

  1. Dos support character user interface (CUI).
  2. Dos does not allow multitasking at a time.
  3. Dos support internal and external command.
  4. Dos does not allow object linking and embedding (OLE).
  5. Dos is typical to use.

Windows

  1. Windows support graphics user interface (GUI).
  2. Windows allow multitasking at a time.
  3. Windows doesn’t support internal and external command.
  4. Windows allow object linking and embedding (OLE).
  5. Windows is easy to use.

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What is object linking and embedding?

A way to transfer and share information between applications by pasting information created in one application into a document created in another application, such as a spreadsheet or word processing file.

How to open dos?

Step – 1. Open dos (windows + r ) –>

The run command will be appear on the screen –>

How to lock & unlock folder through dos

Step – 2. (now type here cmd) –>

Step – 3. Now click on ok. –>

Dos will open on the screen. –>

How to lock & unlock folder through dos

After open the dos how can we lock folder without using software –>

Why we lock folder because of security purpose. –>

After opening the dos select the location where folder is exist if i want lock a folder which is exist on desktop –>

(folder name is demo) –>

Step – 4. Then we will choose the location of desktop –>

Example :- cd location of folder

“cd desktop”

How to lock & unlock folder through dos

Step – 5. Now we will type

Example : – cacls folder name /e /p everyone:n

Cacls demo /e /p everyone:n

Now we will open demo folder then a message will display like this

How to lock & unlock folder through dos

Now how can be unlock it.

How to unlock folder?

Step – 1. Open DOS (windows + r ) –>

The run command will be appear on the screen –>

Step – 2. (now type here cmd) –>

How to lock & unlock folder through dos

Step – 3. Now click on Ok –>

Dos will open on the screen. –>

After open the dos.–>

How can we unlock folder. –>

After opening the dos select the location where folder is exist which is locked by dos. –>

(Folder name is demo) Which is locked by dos. –>

Step – 4. Then we will choose the location of desktop. –>

Example :- cd location of folder.

“cd desktop”

How to lock & unlock folder through dos

Step – 5. Now we will type.

Example : – cacls folder name /e /p everyone:f

Cacls demo /e /p everyone:f

How to lock & unlock folder through dos

After use this command we can access the folder.

Note:- Cacls demo /e /p everyone:n (Here n means none).

Cacls demo /e /p everyone:f (Here f means full control).

Note:- (it’s not case sensitive we can type small or capital).

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