Re: Passwords

From: Karl Levinson [x y] mvp (levinson_k_at_despammed.com)
Date: 09/06/04


Date: Mon, 6 Sep 2004 07:39:39 -0400

Not always. I was recommending a utility that encrypts the entire hard
drive, in which case I would expect you just enter a password at bootup.
The utilities on the list that just encrypt files and not the entire
partition are probably not helpful here.

"lectrer" <2@2.com> wrote in message
news:8ihnj0539o845moo6jba1o89a10amlfj7d@4ax.com...
> But as you run a file, you need to input the password everytime,
> loathing!
>
> On Sat, 4 Sep 2004 23:29:30 -0400, "Karl Levinson [x y] mvp"
> <levinson_k@despammed.com> wrote:
>
> >There are some third party encryption programs that will let you password
> >protect the entire hard drive:
> >
> >http://securityadmin.info/faq.asp#encryption
> >
> >
> >"Greg" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >news:020e01c492ee$1dcccf90$a401280a@phx.gbl...
> >> How can I activate a password on a windows 98SE standalone
> >> system so that you MUST use a password to access the
> >> computer. I can set up a password, but all you have to do
> >> is hit escape or cancel and you bypass the login screen
> >> and get right into the system. I want it set up so that
> >> no password = no access!
> >
>