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How to Lock Specific Apps in Windows 10

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How to Lock Specific Apps in Windows 10 

The method is quite easy and you will have to use a simple third-party tool that will help you to lock any of particular apps in windows with the password security. So follow the complete steps below to proceed.

Steps To Lock Specific Apps in Windows 10:

  • First of all, in your Windows 10 PC, download and install the app My Lockbox software the tool that will lock your apps.
  • After installing this app, launch the app in your OS and then the tool will ask you to set up a password and that will be for locking the apps you want. And also you need to enter the hint and the email address for recovering the password.
  • Now click on the browse option and there you need to select the folder where the app is installed which you want to lock and windows OS the apps are installed in the location C:\Program Files (x86) there select the folder of the apps that you want to lock,
  • Now the app will get locked and whenever anyone will try to access the app, it will get the error message.
  • And now if you want to access that app then simply navigate to My Lockbox controlpanel and then click on Unlock button there and then you need to enter the password to unlock it.


 That’s it, you are done! now you can access that app.

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