One of my friends came to me yesterday saying that he had forgotten the password and was unable to recover his locked folder and files.
Every time he tried any password , a warning box popped up with dialogue: :@
He used a Software named Winmend Folder locker for locking his personal files. Then I told him this simple but crafty trick which worked for him to recover his lost files. This trick also worked for me when I try to pry into my friends Locked files in his/her computer .
Recover locked folder Full instructions:
- This trick is working for the following softwares:
- Download and install 7zip file manager from the below download link
- Check below pictures to discover how I unlocked a Folder “portfolio” in pendrive K:
- After downloading, Run 7 Zip file manager.exe and Navigate to the location where you have the locked files.
- Open folders one by one untill you get the hidden folder. There may have many folders inside folders .
- Finally you will get the locked folder 🙂 😀
- Now copy these files to another locations .
GiliSoft File Lock Pro
Winmend Folder locker
Folder Encryption by kakasoft
Folder lock 7
You can try other folder locking softwares
Mission successful :D. You have got access to locked files without knowing passwords 😉