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hi all i want to lock the folder with aes encrption , but i dont know how to go about , which algorithm to be used , encrption with 126 or 256 as i wanted it for my final year project as module .Please help me to create folder encrption
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How locking could be related to encryption? Or do you want to encrypt something like password? Why? Or content of the folder (but then it would not be exactly locking)? Why AES? and so on...
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Member 10676658 5-Aug-14 6:13am
   
i just want to lock the folder ,so that no one can access the content in that folder ,only i should be able to access that with some security like password or encrption .the folder will contain some document
as i my system will be access by my many people n preventing that. folder security is part of my final year project module and i have dont have much idea .please help me

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You don't lock a folder with an encryption algorithm, of course.
If you just want to encrypt all the folder content using the AES algorithm then your task is very easy since Java provides AES encryption out of the box and you may find sample code on the web.
   
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Member 10676658 5-Aug-14 6:07am
   
thanks for replying.
if not encrypting then if we will try to lock the folder(deny access to that folder)
what technique will be needed to do that ? and how to do that?

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