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How to encrypt folders (not in Home)? [duplicate]

Is there a way to encrypt a folder, which is not in Home (/home/user/) but even in a different partition, so only my user can access/read contained files? Alternatively, I would like to understand if ...
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What programm is best to encrypt folders and files on Ubuntu 18.04 [duplicate]

I want to encrypt some files but can't find trusty programm to do that, and TrueCrypt is unsafe now atleast it's what the internet say. Any advice will be good.
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Folder Lock in Ubuntu and Windows [duplicate]

Is there any way i can password protect or lock folder in ubuntu that can also be opened in windows 8?? I am using windows 8 and ubuntu 14.04
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1answer
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How encrypt a directory? [duplicate]

I need some tools to encrypt my directory with passphrase and easily open it with passphrase again
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0answers
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how to password protect a folder in ubuntu 18.04 [duplicate]

I am new and using Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS. I want to protect a particular folder with a password. so that no one can access the folder without the password. Is there any software or process to do so? I ...
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2answers
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password protected folders [duplicate]

Is it possible to create password protected folders on the desktop? Other people use my computer from time to time and it would be useful to have this facility.
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How can i keep password for a folder? [duplicate]

I want to keep password for my important folder where my all the documents are kept so how can i keep password for it?
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Lock folders by password, is there easy way? any program? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to password protect individual folders? Something without creating new filesystem/emcrypted-partition, do you know a good program? Thanks!
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0answers
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How do I set a password for individual folders? [duplicate]

I'm trying to find out how to set up passwords for individual folders. My computer has one User login so we all know the password to the computer. I want to be able to click a folder and it request a ...
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How can I easily encrypt a file?

Is there any simple (IE: right click in Nautilus) way to password protect a particular folder/file in Ubuntu? I've got a few files containing sensitive info and I'd much prefer that if/when I leave my ...
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Using a VPS service, can I prevent my data from being accessible by the VPS host?

Using a provider like Digital Ocean, if I store private/sensitive information on the VPS, is there a way to protect that information (preventing the VPS host for gaining access) while still retaining ...
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How to make a password protected folder without any software

I would like to make a private folder. so how can I password protected folder without any additional software?
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How to encrypt or protect folder with password in ubuntu 14.04

I am looking for encrypting or protecting my folder with a password. I found some programs, but they are not enough. I need a way to protect folder with password, so whenever I access the folder it ...
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Need an easy tutorial to lock folders

In Ubuntu 13.04, I've Googled a lot to get three solutions: Rename (hidden) files starting with "." but it hides the folder, but people can access them. Cryptkeeper does not work in Ubuntu 13.04. I'...
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How to password protect a hidden directory

I want to encrypt and password protect hidden directory and its components (.folder/something/some/) using a secondary password (not login password). I have downloaded Cryptkeeper but i didnt find an ...

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