Encrypting Files

Posted: 09-20-2003, 04:13 AM
Does XP-Home have a facility to encrypt files stored on the disk? Or does
one need to install PGP or some such as with Win98?

Thanks...

Bill

Encrypting Files


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Re: Encrypting Files
Posted: 09-20-2003, 06:31 AM
Bill Martin wrote:
> Does XP-Home have a facility to encrypt files stored on the disk? Or does
> one need to install PGP or some such as with Win98?
>
> Thanks...
>
> Bill
XP Home doesn't have encryption as part of the standard offering. You
are free to use whatever you want.

Rick \Nutcase\ Rogers
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Re: Encrypting Files
Posted: 09-20-2003, 11:13 AM
Hi Bill,

Encryption is only available in WinXP Pro.

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"Bill Martin" <wylie@earthlink.net> wrote in message
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> Does XP-Home have a facility to encrypt files stored on the disk? Or does
> one need to install PGP or some such as with Win98?
>
> Thanks...
>
> Bill

Bill Martin
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Re: Encrypting Files
Posted: 09-21-2003, 03:12 AM
> Encryption is only available in WinXP Pro.

Thanks guys. I appreciate the feedback.

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