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I was curious as to how I would go about locking a file so that an individual would need a password no matter what were they to try and open it. I generally keep myself logged in and there are occasionally others that use the computer, I don't want to have to change users every time, I just want to keep a couple of things safe. Thanks.
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awesome, thank you guys very much
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