Forgot folder lock password or unable to unlock the software? Learn how to recover or hack folder lock password using the Windows registry. This trick doesn’t need any third-party software to crack the folder lock password. Just you need to play with the Windows registry to recover folder lock password easily.
Folder lock is one of the most popular data encryption software using word-wide. It is the best and fast data, folder and drives encryption software for Windows PC. It helps you to protect your confidential data from being unauthorized access. This software also helps you to lock your hard drives, USB Ports, CD/DVD drives, files and folder using a strong password.
Well, in this tutorial you will see how to recover or hack folder lock password in-case you have forgotten it.
Recover or Hack Folder Lock Password
Here are the step by step instructions to hack folder lock password using Windows registry editor:
Go to Start => Open RUN or press Windows key + R to open Run box.
Type REGEDIT & hit enter.
Locate the following registry path:
Here you will find a string value as “_pack“, simply double click on it.
Now you will see the Value Data like “XYZ is encrypted password~~~~ ” (example:- “bjefntfflmf~~~~”).
Just ignore the special characters ~~~~ ,
(example:- ” bjefntfflmf~~~~ “ after ignoring special characters, it will be looks like “bjefntfflmf”).
Now retype the letters in reverse order.
(example:- if you got the password like “bjefntfflmf”, then try to move it in reverse order, then the result will be looks like “fmlfftnfejb” ).
Now just you need to do is – simply take or type one alphabetical character each to backward.
See below example:
Replace the letter ‘f‘ with letter ‘e‘, because ‘e’ comes before ‘f’. Do it in the same manner with all the words that you have found.
Note: This trick is for learning purposes only. If you have really forgotten your folder lock password, then you are authorized to use this trick. Any unauthorized access to someone’s data may trouble you.
This is an extremely useful trick to hack folder lock password in a couple of minutes. After going through all steps, you will find your actual password like I found “elkeesmedia” as my password. Your found password may differ. I have chosen “elkeesmedia” just for illustration purposes.