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Ok there are two ways to do this.
The first method is only recommended if only you use the account you are on, and everyone else has their own accounts.
This method is to go to start > my computer
When it opens, go to tools, folder options, then click on teh view tab. When the list appears, make sure that the radio button next to show hidden files and folders is checked, then click apply / ok.
Then double click on C: > then documents and settings > then right click on your usernames folder and click properties. Then click on the sharing tab, and tick the "make this folder private".
This will make your folder private from every other user account.
Method number two is to make it a compressed folder (however this is not recommended for the users profile folder, and only individual non system folders.)
Once you have made the folder a .zip file, or put it into one, double left click on it, then go to file, and click on add a password.
"It's powerful 128 bit encryption, creates multiple 25 MB encrypted containers (vaults) on your hard disk. These encrypted vaults can be loaded and unloaded when needed. You can view, modify and hide all types of files with a single password." (c. www.cypherix.com).
Oh, and it's free for the LE version....and 25Mb will hold a LOT of documents.
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