create a zip file with password protection.

Posted on 2006-06-14
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Last Modified: 2010-04-05

Please does anyone know if it is possible to write code in delphi that will send a file to a zipped folder and add a password to it in Windows XP.

I need a procedure something along these lines

procedure ZipFile(TargetFileName,Password : string);

Also need it to automatically overwrite if there's already an existing zip file present.

If anyone knows how to do this or can point me in the right direction then will be much appreciated.

Question by:Oli999

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sun4sunday earned 2000 total points
ID: 16903544

ZipForge is a fast ZIP Delphi component. With this toolkit you can easily add archive functionality to your projects. Free for personal use. Royalty-free for commercial use.



Hope this components will help you


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ID: 16903840
Outstanding. Works a treat.

Thanks very much sunday.

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