Locking security is #1 privacy for all Mac Owners, Alternatively hide folder not tricky and secure way for make data, files, photos compare to set password on folder. on time setup process should not be easy for all Mac users compare to windows OS. So from here learn how to set folder password on Mac OS X EI Capitan using step by step guide gives in this tutorial.
This way for set password on folder is official way. No need to run or edit applescript on your system.
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Steps for set Folder password on Mac OS X EI Capitan, Yosemite
Step 1: Open Disk Utility on your Mac. or Type Disk Utility in spotlight search.
Step 2: Now, Go to the top menu, File > New Image > image from folder.From Browse windows, Choose folder that you want set password for unauthorized access. Once you follow that below path your lock will works like master lock folder. So anytime you can add new files, Folders, Images and Video by unlocking it.
Reuse data using old password. Perfect that you want need this operation.
Next you have to set name, Give the name of folder.
Where: Target location on your Mac, Save password protected folder.
Encryption: Choose AES 128 bit AES encryption. By going with this option, System will be ask for folder password. Submit password and verify password at the same.
How to open locked folder on Mac OS X EI capitan, Yosemite
At the target location (Where you saved lock folder), See folder name with .dmg extension. Double tap on it for open. Enter password for extract there.
Open folder to view all data or add more files, folders. All changes means copied in to .dmg protected folder. Then you can delete old extracted folder. or use lock folder for future use.
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