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Is Folder Lock software any good?

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Hi,

As an administrator, I have several folders containing confidential files of students, teachers ect. I would like to password protect the folders. Is the software Folder Lock any good? The url is http://www.newsoftwares.net/folderlock/ 

I have read that it is easily to crack this software and to bypass it. I guess I need a little reassurance. I am using Windows xp 32 bit. Thanks.
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....Continued from 1st post
How to password a zip folder.
http://www.utm.edu/staff/dbloodworth/html/security/xp_zip_wpws.htm 

If you place a password protected folder (.zip) inside another password protected folder, none of the contents (file names) will be visible.  If you only use 1 folder, the file names still can be viewed.
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