can you password protect files without being on a network and
without multiple user profiles?
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If you are talking about documents created by applications like Word and Excel the answer is yes.  If the application concerned does not have password protection for its data files then you can use a compression program like Winzip and password protect the files.

If you are talking about the OS files and folders then again the answer is yes.  You neeed to use the Policy Editor to do this.  There are applications out there that can restrict access to folders on the machine.

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