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Alfx
September 19th, 2008, 03:22 AM
I have my whole windows XP on another partition

How do I protect it with a password so people cannot access it?

Thanks

Gannon8
September 19th, 2008, 03:26 AM
Truecrypt
http://www.truecrypt.org/
It can encrypt your windows partition and still make it bootable.

Alfx
September 19th, 2008, 03:31 AM
Truecrypt
http://www.truecrypt.org/
It can encrypt your windows partition and still make it bootable.
When I first installed unbuntu, my windows drive was password protected.

For some reason, its not anymore.

How do I restore that password?

aysiu
September 19th, 2008, 03:42 AM
What encryption software were you using before?

Gannon8
September 19th, 2008, 03:42 AM
Only the operating system enforces file permissions. If you mount your windows partition in ubuntu, you will notice that you have full reign, even on the registry.

Is that your problem? It should not have to do with Ubuntu if not.

Alfx
September 19th, 2008, 03:48 AM
Only the operating system enforces file permissions. If you mount your windows partition in ubuntu, you will notice that you have full reign, even on the registry.

Is that your problem? It should not have to do with Ubuntu if not.
Yeah thats my problem.

On a clean install of unbuntu, when I try to open my drive, it ask me for my superuser password.

Now it for some reason, it doesnt.

Id like to put that password security back on.